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North Wales #3 – Snowdonia National Park

Sorry I haven’t been around for a while. Took some time to deal with some personal issues, which I may or may not address later. Anyway, I thought I would give you the last installment of my time in Wales,…

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North Wales #2 – Chester Zoo + City Walks

I know Chester Zoo isn’t in Wales, but it is super accessible from Wales and only about a 10 minute drive from the actual border! I don’t support many zoos. It upsets me to see animals in captivity, especially when…

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North Wales #1 – Scouting for Girls & Anglesey

I’ve spent just over a week in Wales, and got up to some amazing stuff! Even though I lived here for nearly two years it was great to be able to return and be a tourist! First off, I went…

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North Yorkshire – Castles, Walks and Waterfalls

Last week I went for a little break to North Yorkshire and thought I would share with you some photos from it! patriotic, no? These photos were all from the same day; we visited Castle Bolton, a Medieval castle that…

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UK Travel / Kielder Water at Northumberland

It was one of those days where I could have potentially took some amazing photographs…but my DSLR was flat, so instead, I had to rely on my trusty iPhone to do the job (something which, shockingly, I hadn’t done very…

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BARTER BOOKS, ENGLAND

 After a lovely Christmas I decided that it was time to take some of my unwanted books to a new home in return for some new ones, so I went to my second home, Barter Books. Barter Books is one…

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Holyhead, Anglesey in September

Here are some unedited insights into my little break to Anglesey in September. North Wales gets exceptionally good weather when the rest of the UK seems to be cooling down in September, and with everyone back to work and school…

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Hadrian’s Wall Wandering

On the back of playing a tourist in my hometown, we spent the day going for a stroll (as in a 5 hour hike) along the world heritage site of Hadrian’s Wall. It was also a good excuse to try…

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Lindisfarne: A Northumbria Treasure

There are a lot of treasures in the North that usually go unseen. The Island of Lindisfarne is one of them. It is around an hours drive north of Newcastle, 20 minutes under the boarder of Scotland, and you can…

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Anglesey in March – Rhosneigr Beach

Hey look, sunshine in March!  I go to university in North Wales, so I took this opportunity to jump in my car and take it for a spin around the Isle of Anglesey, most commonly known as the sometimes-home of…

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What I Saw in London

I spent two days in London and it was really surprising what you can get up to in such a short amount of time! First stop was of course Buckingham palace, because why not. We didn’t do the tours available,…