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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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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.

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Garden Art @ Herrenhausen, Hannover.

Q) Where can you visit a mini Versailles, be enveloped in curvy, colourful art and round it all off with a romp through the Tropics, the Desert and the Canary Isles? A) The Herrenhausen Gardens. Yep, that’s ‘gardens’ plural, because visitors can expect to be delighted by not just one but three vast  green spaces, each… Continue reading Garden Art @ Herrenhausen, Hannover.