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10 Things Madrid Food Tours Taught Me

With my mum headed hack to Rome with me after the Christmas break, I decided to take a few days off and take her somewhere. She’d never been to Spain. I have, a few times. I’d been to Madrid almost 10 years ago but honestly, all I could remember was, meh! I think my younger self at the time was more impressed and excited by the colours, lights and boldness

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48 Hours in Barcelona

Barcelona. Just what the doctor ordered really. Truthfully, it didn’t start off well. My flight was cancelled and I had to buy a new one with another airline on the spot and do a runner from Terminal 3 to Terminal 1 with just minutes to spare! But nothing was going to stop me from getting there and seeing my sister for the first time in 6 months! And so a

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