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PortAventura: Get the most out of this theme park in 24 hours

During my 10 day trip of Catalonia, I decided to spend a night in PortAventura theme park in Spain. PortAventura is a theme park in Salou, on the Costa Daurada in Spain. PortAventura attracts 4 million visitors per year. It is most famous for having Europe’s tallest rollercoaster.  How to get there Reus is the closest airport to PortAvetura and takes about 15 minutes in a taxi. If you are coming from Barcelona airport, the easiest way to get to PortAventura is by ...
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Dublin Pizza: 35 best places to eat pizza in Dublin City

There is so much variety of pizza restaurants in Dublin it is often hard to choose. If there is one food that I had to choose to eat for the rest of my life it is pizza. With so many varieties of pizza, you can never be bored with this diverse dish. Having lived in Dublin for nearly two years now, I have scouted out some of the best places for Pizza around the city. Everyone has their favourite pizza ...
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September: What to Watch in the Cinema and Netflix

Summer is over and kids are back in school but there is still plenty to enjoy in September in the cinema and on Netflix. There are some really good classics hitting Netflix this month. Some of these include Pulp Fiction, Gangs of New York, and all of the Jaws movies. Also appearing on Netflix this month is the critically acclaimed live action movie Beauty and the Beast. Check out my favorites for September below. CINEMA 1st September – Una A ...
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Why Ireland is the greatest place to visit on your travels

The first thing a non-irish person thinks of when you mention Ireland will usually be, Leprechaun’s, potatoes, and Guinness. Yes, there are many Irish people who enjoy a pint of Guinness now and again. Yes, Irish people do eat a lot of potatoes for breakfast, lunch and most definitely dinner. No, Leprechaun’s don’t exist. But in fairness, we have not done much to curb those myths and in fact, probably have accelerated them.   Ireland is more than these three ...
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20 Things you need to know before visiting New York City 

New York  is such an amazing place. I recently visited New York for the first time and I fell in love with the city. Although it is a busy place there is so much to see, do and eat you will never be bored. There are a number of things I wish I knew before going to New York that would have made my trip even better. Here are 20 tips I am passing on to you so you have ...
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One Year Blogging: Blog tips I wish I knew when I started

I cannot believe Dear Passerby is over 12 months old. What started out as a pet project, took off and I am so excited to share my blog tips with you. While I’ve enjoyed the experience there were times I felt like throwing the laptop out the window. Other times I felt like forgetting about the whole thing. There have also been great moments where I have had amazing experiences and met so many great people. Here are some of the ...
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The travel TECH accessories I always bring with me on vacation

When you love your tech accessories as much as I do, planning what to bring on holidays is key. There are some items I could not travel without and they come with me everywhere I go around the globe. Here are my favourite travel tech accessories I always have to hand on vacation. PRO TIP: a week before your holidays check all your devices are fully charged. I usually make the mistake of leaving it until the night before meaning ...