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  • Featured Travel

    Two days in Madrid

    We arrived in Madrid about 1PM, after catching the high speed AVE train from Barcelona. By the way, I’d highly recommend the train service over flying. For some weird reason, the…

  • Featured Travel

    48 hours in Barcelona

    Spain was never been top of my list for visiting. There isn’t any reason why not – it might just be that I don’t know a lot about the country. Spanish…

  • Featured Travel

    24 hours in Vienna

    To finish off 2017, all I wanted to do was to visit a Christmas market in Europe… namely, Vienna. The ones at the St. Regis in Dubai really didn’t cut it.…

  • Dubai See and Du-Bai

    Dubai Miracle Garden

    I really didn’t want to like this place. The photos of it looked terrible. A friend had told me it would take 30 minutes max. But admittedly, I really like gardens.…

  • Featured Travel

    Two days in Oslo

    Oslo, much like Iceland, felt like home. It is probably the city that feels the most like Wellington, my hometown in New Zealand. It’s small and manageable. It’s based on a…

  • Featured Travel

    A day in Montenegro

    Much as our 24 hours in Dubrovnik wasn’t really 24 hours, our day in Montenegro would probably be better described as about three hours. Kotor is increasingly becoming a cruise ship…

  • Featured Travel

    24 Hours in Dubrovnik

    I know what you are thinking. One day? Is that really enough? In case you haven’t noticed, I like a challenge. Everyone enjoys travelling in different ways, and my particular method…

  • We Love

    2017 Christmas Gift Guide – for him

    Lastly, for the guys. Those who are notoriously hard to buy for. There is no end to designer clothing here in Dubai, but if you are looking for something a little…