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Accommodation, Blog, Travel, Wanderlust

Kuala Lumpur: Awesome shopping! 💅👛👗👠

On our way back to Sydney, my friends and I decided to spend a couple of days in Kuala Lumpur for a bit of shopping. Leaving from freezing temperatures into hot and humid weather was definitely a shock to the system. The moment we stepped outside of the airport I was sweating up a storm.… Continue reading Kuala Lumpur: Awesome shopping! 💅👛👗👠

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Blog, France, Travel, Uncategorized, Wanderlust

Paris/Versailles: Palace of Versailles & Eurodisney (Christmas has arrived!) ✨🇫🇷🎄

Paris. The final destination on my 10-week trip through Western Europe and the UK. My friends and I took the Eurostar from London into Paris.  It's quite a quick trip, only just over two hours. Once we arrived we made our way outside the train station and hailed a taxi to the apartment we were… Continue reading Paris/Versailles: Palace of Versailles & Eurodisney (Christmas has arrived!) ✨🇫🇷🎄

Accommodation, France, Travel

Paris accommodation: Vintage apartment with a modern twist 🇫🇷

For our week in Paris, my friends and I stayed in an apartment on rue Monmarte so we could live like a Parisian! Upon arrival, we had to meet with the owner to get the key. As the apartment was above a shop, we had to go up a couple of flights of stairs. Luckily… Continue reading Paris accommodation: Vintage apartment with a modern twist 🇫🇷

Accommodation, Blog, England, food, History, Melbourne, Music, Tour, Travel, Wanderlust

Tours in London you must do! 😄

My last week in London was spent exploring the city! London House Hotel The London House Hotel is a newly refurbished budget hotel located in Bayswater, London. The foyer area was very modern but our room was a bit more dated; however, that didn't matter to us as we wouldn't be in the room very… Continue reading Tours in London you must do! 😄

Blog, England

Whirlwind trip through England, part 2: Manchester and Leeds

I'll admit, I have been very slack with my blogging of late. As I am leaving on another trip very soon I hope to share with you all, I will continue posting from my previous travels! Here is part two of my whirlwind trip around Europe. Apologies if it looks clumsy, I'm typing on my… Continue reading Whirlwind trip through England, part 2: Manchester and Leeds

Blog, England, Travel, Wanderlust

Whirlwind Trip through England Part 1: Brighton and Birmingham 🇬🇧

After our Topdeck trip came to an end, myself and two other friends began our journey around England! I had organised all the accommodation in each city we visited. I ensured that we stayed near each city centre at a reasonable price. Our budget was no more than $50 AUD a night (in 2014). When… Continue reading Whirlwind Trip through England Part 1: Brighton and Birmingham 🇬🇧

Blog, England, History, Tour, Travel, Wanderlust

Bath & Stonehenge 🇬🇧

 This has been the most difficult post for me to write so far. I have been plagued with writer's block every time I have sat down to continue typing this post. I don't think it will be one of my best posts but I will do my best.  Thanks for reading! Bath On the way… Continue reading Bath & Stonehenge 🇬🇧

Travel

Quaint Llangollen & Crazy Cardiff 🐉

Llanfair­pwllgwyngyll­gogery­chwyrn­drobwll­llan­tysilio­gogo­goch is the first place we visited in Wales. Yes, that is the name of this village and no, I can't pronounce it. However, there is a song about it on YouTube which is quite catchy! We stopped at the train station there to get a picture with the sign. It is the second longest… Continue reading Quaint Llangollen & Crazy Cardiff 🐉

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Dublin: Traditional Irish song and dance! 💃🏻

Belvedere Hotel Our tour group stayed at the Belevedere hotel, in the city centre of Dublin. A 5 minute walk from the hotel is O’Connell Street, the main street of Dublin. We stayed in quite large rooms that had two double beds, a table and chairs, television, shower, bath, tea and coffee maker, and an… Continue reading Dublin: Traditional Irish song and dance! 💃🏻

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Galway 🍻💍

I went and visited the home of the Claddagh Ring, in the Republic of Ireland. Where we stayed in Galway: Jurys Inn Another Jury's Inn! The layout of the rooms are similar to our previous stay at the Jury's Inn Belfast. (See my last post). It sits across from the beautiful Galway Bay and right… Continue reading Galway 🍻💍