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Right To The City: Exploring The Gangviertel, Hamburg.

Hamburg is a city that can make many claims. It is the second largest city in Germany. A city of wealth, although not ostentatious.Today, Hamburg is a bustling cruise port, tourist destination and second largest port in Europe.  It is also the proud owner of a quirky history involving  but not limited to a Great… Continue reading Right To The City: Exploring The Gangviertel, Hamburg.

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Reasons to visit Newcastle (Other than the Nightlife!)

Last month, I took a trip back to my hometown of Newcastle, for the first time in quite some time. It got me wondering why I’d left it so long to get back to such a bloody brilliant city. A city that is so well placed to explore the whole of the North East, a… Continue reading Reasons to visit Newcastle (Other than the Nightlife!)

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Coffee and Canine Cuddles @ The Dog and Scone, Newcastle.

A Dog Cafe…something a little different? A few weeks ago, a picture of a cappuccino decorated with a cute chocolate dog logo dropped into my inbox, followed by a picture of a very cute little pooch wrapped in a blanket snuggled on my eldest daughters lap. She’d made a visit to the UK’s only permanent… Continue reading Coffee and Canine Cuddles @ The Dog and Scone, Newcastle.

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Over the Sea with P&O: Club Cabin Review.

In my last post I blogged about adventures of the under-the-sea kind and our time spent  Under the Sea @ The Deep, Hull.  But it was actually going over the sea that brought us to Hull in the first place as we sailed to and from the UK with P&O Ferries. Having explored the world under… Continue reading Over the Sea with P&O: Club Cabin Review.