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Spotlight on Morocco

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    The best of Mahé: A one-day Seychelles road trip

    The best of Mahé: A one-day Seychelles road trip

    The Seychelles isn’t the most obvious destination for a road trip. It’s more of a ‘find a gorgeous beach, lay on a lounger and read a book while someone brings you an endless supply of fruity cocktails’ type of place. But there’s more to the islands than just their sand and sunshine. Mahé is the biggest and most varied of the islands, and it’s where most visitors arrive. Continue Reading

  • Can you visit the Seychelles on a budget?
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    How to visit the Seychelles on a budget

    The Seychelles – just the name conjures up images of golden sandy beaches, palm trees, turquoise waters, sunset cocktails and five-star beachside resorts. The islands are a luxurious enclave for honeymooners,…

  • Travel plans for 2017
    Travel future

    Travel plans for 2017

    2016 is almost over and after looking back at last year, I’m looking forward to 2017 and getting my planning hat on. Like every other year I’m torn between wanting to…

  • On the Luce in 2016
    Travel tales

    On the Luce in 2016

    I think it’s fair to say that nobody’s going to forget 2016 in a hurry. The last 12 months of political meltdowns, terrorist attacks and celebrity deaths are going to need…

  • A weekend in Chester
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    A weekend in Chester

    It was my first trip to Chester but I felt a distinct case of déjà vu. It was like someone had taken the best bits from cities around the UK and…

  • November 2016 On the Luce
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    November 2016 On the Luce

    ‘Tis the season of frosty mornings, roaring fires, mulled wine and Christmas shopping. The best thing about going away for two weeks in November is that I missed all the cold,…

  • Christmas gifts for travel lovers
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    Christmas gifts for travel lovers

    Christmas is creeping up on us, so it’s time I got over my aversion to shopping and started getting organised. I’ve read a lot of Christmas gift guides for travellers, but…