Short breaks to the Channel Islands: 11 top things to do in Guernsey
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Short breaks to the Channel Islands: 11 top things to do in Guernsey

Guernsey is a beautiful island off the coast of France that has some incredible things to see and do. But if you’re planning a short break, it can be hard to decide what to prioritise. To help you plan your trip effectively, I’ve put together this list of some of the best things to do in…

Whisky tasting in Edinburgh: my experience
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Whisky tasting in Edinburgh: my experience

I’ve just come back from three days in Edinburgh, Scotland.  It was a place that was always on my list to visit, but for some reason seemed to get usurped by trips to mainland European cities such as Zurich, Porto and Granada.  But with international travel being trickier lately, I’ve turned my attention to exploring…

The Jersey War Museum: island life under the Nazi jackboot
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The Jersey War Museum: island life under the Nazi jackboot

By Emma Marshall This post contains affiliate links When I wrote my previous post on my one-night in Jersey, I said I would write another about my trip to the Jersey War Tunnels Museum.  I wanted to do this because it’s one of the best museums I’ve visited in a long while. Below is a…

One night in Jersey: a little bit of childhood nostalgia
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One night in Jersey: a little bit of childhood nostalgia

By Emma Marshall I grew up a short drive from England’s Dorset coast. This meant that most Sundays we were bundled into the car for a day out, to spend some time walking along the coast, rock pooling in the bays, followed by an obligatory stop in a local tearoom and a wander around a souvenir…