Summer bucket list

Since I need no reason to make a list, here goes my pledge for summer 2018! Picnics The weather so far this summer has been unexpectedly great in Manchester so touch wood it continues because I love nothing more than a good old picnic in the park. I’ve already had a few spur of theContinue reading “Summer bucket list”

Copenhagen eats

Where to eat: away from the tourist traps Head away from the busy Nyavh; a tourist spot lined with waiters a plenty attempting to lure you into their overpriced restaurants. I’m told that the restaurants here sell very standard-touristy-overpriced-non-authentic-grub. If that’s your bag then fine, but if you fancy an authentic Danish experience by diningContinue reading “Copenhagen eats”

Birthday in Barcelona

Back from our short but sweet trip to Barcelona! Ahmed surprised me with a birthday trip to Barcelona to celebrate my 30th. I really couldn’t have wished for a better way to spend my birthday ☀️ Here are some of our highlights First things first. Food. We found the hugely popular Milk Bar & BistroContinue reading “Birthday in Barcelona”

20 life lessons I learned in my 20s

There’s something about the departure of your twenties that instills a sense of apprehension that now’s the time to pull your socks up and enter a more mature phase of life. Whilst growing up it’s continuously reinforced to thoroughly enjoy being young (”you never get the time back”) but don’t for a second let go ofContinue reading “20 life lessons I learned in my 20s”

Bienvenue a Montreal

Sunglasses: similar here In all honesty, and for no specific reason, Montreal has really never been on my travel radar before. So when I got asked to attend (and present at) a conference in Montreal, I thought about whether I really wanted to travel transatlantic for the second time in two months given my hecticContinue reading “Bienvenue a Montreal”