Why I love working in travel

  When you meet new people, make new friends, as we generally muddle through life, one of the key questions we always get asked is: So… what do you do? It’s a pretty tough question right? When you think about it, in life we all do a lot of things.…

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Review: Le Fayan Nile Cruise

  I don’t even know where to begin. I’ve never been on a cruise type of holiday before. One where days are spent living on a boat, travelling to different destinations, hopping on and off to take in some sights. I had visions of kids running riot, squeezing past people…

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April Travel Linkup

  Haven’t written a travel linkup post in a while, not had a chance, but I wanted to make time for it this month. If you’re a blogger linkups are known as great tools to share content amongst others in the blogosphere. But I love them purely because it gives…

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The road to Luxor

  Announcing to friends and family that we were headed to Egypt brought about a variety of reactions. Excitement, worry, intrigue, anxiety… I realised that people had very mixed emotions about our next destination. For years the coastal cities in Egypt were holiday hot spots, especially for British tourists. Nile…

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International Women’s Day: A womans right to modesty

  When I mentioned to friends that my next trip was to Egypt, more often than not conversation somehow always turns to the uncomfortable feeling most westerners get with the way Middle Eastern women dress. Having lived for many years in Saudi Arabia, I always wondered whether I may be…

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