Monthly Archives: April 2014

I’ve Been Robbed! What Now?

Surviving the first 24 hours after you have been robbed is easier than you think, if you follow some basic steps and have prepared yourself before heading away on your trip. Firstly, your insurance company will no doubt have some …

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Pack Your Cosmetics The Easy Way

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Dear Travellers, In an earlier blog post, I showed you some really great cosmetic bags to buy for a long trip away. To put in your checkin luggage rather than carry on. The thing about international travel is that any …

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Decrease Your Carbon Footprint…Travel By Train!

There is something about train travel. Some call it romantic, others therapeutic. No matter what your opinion, in this day and age, it is far less popular than air travel. It can be incredibly expensive, and who has the time? …

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Three Good Reasons To Have A Great Cosmetic Bag

Dear Ladies, It is really important to have a good cosmetic case. Almost as important as buying your suitcase. Reason 1. Travelling now is about travelling lightly. Carrying on your luggage and coming in under the 7 or 10kg mark, …

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