environment

Checking in, checking out: Three Choirs Vineyard, Newent

June 17, 2013
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Oh, British weather how I love thee. But us travellers don’t let a bit of damp putting us off imagining roaring sunshine. And in fact, if I was being really demanding, that was all I would have needed to make this getaway absolutely perfect. Last week, Mr TravelEachDay and I mini-breaked our way over to […]

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A taste of New Zealand… in Devon

October 3, 2012
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I could easily say that the days I spent in Marlborough, New Zealand, were amongst the best of my life. We enjoyed the kind of warm weather that soaks into your bones without making you sweat, with blue skies and blobs of meringue for clouds. We camped in comfort by a stream filled with ducks […]

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Eco-lodging it up in Cambodia

September 14, 2012
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Every so often on our RTW trip, even on our shoestring budget, the accommodation was the destination. That was just the case for our visit to two of Cambodia‚Äôs prettiest coastal towns, Kep and Kampot. It was a short hop from the (relatively) bright lights of Phnom Penh to Kep, so sleepy it could barely […]

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Swimming with whale sharks in Mexico

August 2, 2012
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I’ve just entered the Daily Mail’s travel writing competition. The challenge? To write a 200-word article about any of the Mail Travel’s destinations. Squeezing such an amazing experience into just 200 words was quite a struggle, but all good practice for saying what you want to say in as few words as possible! Here’s my […]

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The best thing I took RTW: my SteriPEN

July 17, 2012
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I was inspired to write this post thanks to a recent article on Globetrotter Girls, about the environmental impact of plastic water bottles. The article mentioned the SteriPEN and I was quick to comment that taking one around the world with me was one of the best decisions I made. First stop was India and […]

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