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by Emma Marshall 2020 has without a doubt been a tough year.  A year of hard times for many and a time when we need to look forward to hopefully better times in 2021. If you’re like me and love travelling, this forward look will include dreaming of the places that you next want to...
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By Emma Marshall I wrote a few months ago about places to visit in Autumn 2020. Now that travel restrictions are easing in many places, I thought I would provide a round-up of suggestions for short trips to Europe in 2021. This post sets out 9 places to visit in 9 months’ time: places to...
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By Emma Marshall and Nick Warburton Morocco’s top tourist destination Marrakech offers a fascinating blend of the exotic and the strangely familiar. Perhaps this is why short breaks to Marrakech are so popular.  You wade through the souks, passing the traders beckoning you to purchase their beautifully designed local crafts. There are elaborate rugs, pots...
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By Emma Marshall Times are tough at the moment.  We all need to stay safe and well and this means remaining at home. But if you’re like me and love travelling and seeing new places, this doesn’t mean you have to stop dreaming.  And it doesn’t mean you have to stop planning where you might go when...
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By Emma Marshall I was fortunate enough to visit some amazing places in Europe during 2019.  All of them had a diverse range of interesting things to see and do, and were perfect weekends away.  So, if you’re looking for ideas for weekends away in Europe in 2020, read about some of destinations that stood out for...
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Image: © Elizaveta Galitskaya/ Dreamstime.com By Emma Marshall To those who have read and commented on my posts this year, a huge thank you. I’ve been fortunate enough to squeeze in a fair few “travel on a time budget” trips, many of which have been one or two nighters. This has allowed me to pack in...
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