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Littlewoods Ireland Blog Awards – Vote for Dear Passerby

Dear Passerby has been shortlisted in the Littlewoods Ireland Blog Awards 2016.  #LWIBloggies2016 My blog has made the shortlist in two categories, Travel and Digital & Technology. Thank you so much to everyone who nominated my blog. There is such a high-caliber of blogs in these categories it is just great making it to the shortlist. If you think my blog deserves a vote click on the links below to get Dear Passerby into the final. To vote in the travel category click here  ...
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The Best places to eat in Cork City.

Cork is regarded as the restaurant capital of Ireland so there are lots of good places to choose from. Having lived there for a number of years here is my favourite places to dine out in. Scoozi’s A Cork institution Scoozi’s is one of the best places in Cork to eat for lunch. They do delicious burgers and pizzas. Their chicken wings with their own wing sauce is to die for. If you plan on going there for lunch there is usually ...
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Vietnam – A Two Week Itinerary and how to get the best deals

I recently travelled to Vietnam for a two-week holiday, and I must say it was absolutely amazing. As it was my first time travelling outside Europe I was slightly nervous. The people were so friendly and the food was delicious the holiday could not have been better. My Itinerary Below is a breakdown of the places we visited during my two weeks in Vietnam. I felt this was enough to see everything I wanted while also getting some time to ...
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How to survive getting through the airport

Going on holidays is really exciting. From organising your travels to planning your itinerary, it is great fun. I especially love getting on the plane and watching the world go by down below as I am flying in the clouds. The one part I don’t like is getting through the airport. Doing what I like to call  ”the security shuffle “ which entails putting yourself and your bags through a scanner, to the actual wait to get on the plane which can be ...
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5 different attractions to visit in Paris

Of course, when you are on holidays in Paris there are some very obvious places to go such as the Eiffel tower, Arc de Triomphe and Notre Dame. However, some of my favourite places are somewhat off the beaten track and amazing places to explore. Ile Saint Louis This is probably my most favourite place to visit in Paris. This little island is in the centre of Paris and feels somewhat untouched by the bustling city around it. If you ...
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The most stupid travel advice I have gotten on Pinterest

Pinterest is one of my favourite websites for travel. I can easily spend hours scrolling on Pinterest looking at different pictures of far off places and read about experiences of those who are well travelled. I love to pack for my holidays and Pinterest gives a bundle of advice for this. I have previously written a blog post on my packing tips which you can check out here. While Pinterest offers a bundle of advice in terms of what and ...
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The Dangers of Sunscreen – Things you need to know

As people are travelling on holidays to far off places over the summer months many of us buy sunscreen in order to protect our skin. But what happens if the sunscreen you buy does not work as it should? According to Consumer Reports, nearly half of all sunscreens they tested did not meet the SPF claims on the bottle. A third fell below SPF 30 and three sunscreens tested well below SPF 15 even though they claimed to be SPF 30. ...