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Natural History Museum Blue Whale skeleton
England London Travel Guide

Natural History Museum: Exploring the past with Charles Darwin

Many of my traveller friends have visited London, and almost all of them visit the Natural History Museum, London. Despite living close to London all my life I have never been. I realised if I was visiting London as a tourist, this would be high on my to-do list. I had some time off recently […]

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Gardens by the Bay Light Show in Singapore
Singapore Travel Guide

Garden Rhapsody: A Symphony of Lights

The Garden Rhapsody was something I was really excited for during my time in Singapore. Although to be fair there isn’t a lot I wasn’t excited to explore. Initially I didn’t think I would make the show. I had been up til 2am the night before trying to book tickets, and couldn’t see any that […]

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Monet Immersive Experience Giverny Bridge
England London Travel Guide

Monet: The Immersive Experience

There seems to be a growing trend in Immersive Art Experiences across London. Starting with the Van Gogh Experience, more and more of these experiences are cropping up for limited periods. It’s no surprise, with technology growing it breathes new life into famous artworks, and gives a new way of engaging with it. I will confess, […]

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Santa Justa Elevator in Portugal Lisbon
Lisbon Portugal Travel Guide

Santa Justa Lift: Exploring Lisbon from above

It was my final morning in Lisbon, and my plane was due to fly home that evening, so I wanted to visit a few highlights before leaving. We had made our plans the night before over a few cocktails in a nearby bar. First thing we would head straight to the Santa Justa lift, before […]

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TimeOut Lisboa Sign
Lisbon Portugal Travel Guide

Time Out Lisboa: A Traveler’s Food Adventure

I love heading to new restaurants when I travel. Although in all fairness what travel lover doesn’t? Whether it’s a new dish, or a classic favourite done to perfection. Good food always makes a holiday highlight. Since a few people I was travelling with were fussy eaters, I managed to use this as the perfect […]

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View from Hallgrimskirkja in Reykjavik Iceland
Iceland Reykjavik Travel Guide Travel Tips

Best of Reykjavik: Your 48-Hour Guide – Day One

Welcome to your 48 hour guide to Reykjavik! Having just finished my tour of the Golden Circle, it was time for me to explore Reykjavik. With so much on offer I wanted to make the most of my time here. We had arrived back in the city the night before. And with some good company, […]

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Dubrovnik city photo for Travel Blog Brads Backpack
Travel Tips

Wheeled Suitcases are now banned in Dubrovnik, Croatia

Dubrovnik, the charming Croatian city with its historic old town, has implemented a new rule for visitors. So, whether you have already booked your flights or are looking for deals, you need to take note for your mext vacation. Wheeled suitcases are now banned in Dubrovnik. How will the wheeled suitcases ban affect your visit? […]

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Mac in a sac in a stow bag for a review on Brad's Backpack Travel blog
Mac in a Sac Travel Gear Reviews

Mac in a Sac Origin Review

Mac in a Sac Origin: Our Verdict Mac in a Sac Origin Star Rating Pros Cons Technical Details Waterproofing 10,000 mm Breathability 8,000 gsm Weight Varies by size, but XXL is 300g Main Materials Polyester Mac in a Sac Origin: Where to buy You can use the below button to purchase directly from Mac in […]

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Dublin Republic of Ireland Travel Guide

Your guide to beautiful gardens of St. Stephen’s Green

My arrival at St. Stephen’s Green A park in a city is always a breath of fresh air, trading the claustrophobia of buildings for the smell of fresh cut grass. I visited St. Stephen’s Green as my first tourist attraction in Dublin. With blossoming flowers and fascinating statues it’s easy to see why it was […]

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Colourful food
Travel Tips

Eating abroad: 5 tips for your next adventure

Eating abroad can be expensive, especially when you don’t know the area, but mealtimes are often some of the best parts of the day. So read below for tips on how to make the most of your trip and tips for eating abroad out tips 1. Do your best to avoid eating near a tourist […]

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