My life and times in the eternal city and beyond

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5 Things Not to Miss in Corfu

To be perfectly honest, Corfu didn’t exactly feel ‘Greece’. If it’s white washed buildings hanging off breathtaking cliffs you’re after, then perhaps Santorini is for you. And if it’s partying and nightlife that tickles your fancy, Mykonos should be on your list. But the island has its own charm and Corfu Town particularly, is a beautiful example of a seaside, old walled town with winding alleys, tavernas and shops. It’s

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HeartRome hits the Beach

It’s that time of year again. HeartRome is heading to the beach! My sister is joining me from Australia in a couple of days and the end of this month signals my August holidays. To say I’m excited to see her, to be having a long earned break and to be exploring new places would be a gross understatement. My 2014 August break will go a little something like this:

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My European Summer in a Nutshell

Please please please dont think I’ve been ignoring you.. I’ve had one of the most frenetic but fun filled summers of my life! As you know, my entire family from Australia came to visit me in my new home town this year and I got to travel with them for a few weeks. I’m truly blessed for this opportunity. It’s not everyday that this happens and I know that years

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Santorini: How I Kicked Off My Summer

11 years Santorini. 11 years is a long time between drinks. I came to this island as a very young adult over a decade ago and was taken by her beauty. As (I’d like to say!) a much more mature and widely travelled adult I returned this month to kickoff my summer holidays and found Santorini to be more beautiful than I remember. You just become mesmerised by the sheer

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