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Why You Should Book A Last Minute Staycation This Summer

This time last year, I was sitting on my sofa feeling conflicted. On the one hand, I was eagerly anticipating my upcoming trip to Playa Del Carmen in Mexico, but on the other, I felt like something was missing. We would be spending 11 nights in Mexico, but as a teacher, I would be spending… Continue reading Why You Should Book A Last Minute Staycation This Summer

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How To Fix A Garden In Three Days

Today's post is a little different, and not something I originally intended to publish, but as BritVoyage is a travel and lifestyle blog, there's nothing wrong with sharing some home updates. Last year we were settling into our house, spending most of our time and money on painting walls, buying furniture, and replacing dodgy wiring;… Continue reading How To Fix A Garden In Three Days

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Three Ways To Keep Fit On Your Next Staycation

Whether you're alone, with a partner, with your pets, or with your kids, staycations can be a brilliant alternative to an expensive holiday abroad. I am a huge advocate of spending time exploring your own country, but with an abundance of food, without the security of your gym or exercise class, or hotel gym and free exercise sessions run by the entertainment team, I know it can be hard to remain motivated to keep fit.

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Travelfails – Home Invasion

Despite what Instagram leads you to believe, holidays and travelling aren't always picture perfect. Everyone knows that when you step out of your comfort zone, there's a risk of serious unfortunate events occurring, be it lost luggage, crime, or a 'holiday belly' - if you know what I mean. But, even if the logistics of your holiday goes swimmingly, there's always a chance of a classic #travelfail.