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Everything you need to know about Brexit if travelling around Ireland

There has been a great deal of talk in recent months with regards to Britain leaving the EU or BREXIT as it has been called in the media. While the Republic of Ireland is not part of the UK many people have questions about how this will affect their travels around Ireland. I have broken the information on Brexit to explain everything you need to know about Brexit if you are planning on travelling around Ireland. What is Brexit? As ...
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Edinburgh – Christmas Markets, Ghost tours, and Haggis

Last Winter I took a lovely weekend break to Edinburgh with a group of friends.  It was organised after a discussion one night about how we all wanted to get away somewhere for a weekend. One person in the group suggested Edinburgh. Before I travel I normally have everything organised as to what I want to do and where I want to go while I was there. As this was organised by someone else, I went with no research done ...
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Brexit – What it means right now for people travelling abroad

As the shock of UK’s decision to leave the European Union is still sinking in many people are wondering how this is going to effect them when travelling. Some effects will be more long term as it will take at least two years for the UK to leave the EU. Others will take effect immediately for people travelling.  Here is a list of things you should know if you are travelling at the moment or in the near future. Currency At the ...
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Afternoon tea and the search for a plain scone, London

In the last number of years Afternoon tea has become popular in many hotels and restaurants across the globe. I must say I do enjoy going for tea and having some nice tasty treats with it. But yet, to get the most authentic experience you must go to the epicentre of Afternoon tea which of course is London. Every tea shop and café in London offer up some sort of version of afternoon tea. You can get every theme imaginable including prohibition ...
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Butterbeer and broomsticks – The Harry Potter Studio Tour, London

For the avid Harry Potter Fan, the Harry Potter Studio tour in London is the place to visit where it will transport you back in time to your favourite moments in the Harry Potter Movies. If you are planning on visiting make sure you take a full day out of your schedule in order to give yourself the time to soak in the Great Hall, Gryffindor Common room and Diagon Alley but to name a few. We were told at ...