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Cuba Adventures – Trinidad, Cienfuegos and Santa Clara

Welcome back to Part 2 of my Cuba travel posts! Picking up from where I left off, the tour continues, moving from the North Western tip of Cuba towards the East, with the final stop on this leg of the journey being Trinidad. But first, we stopped for a quick walking tour around the French… Continue reading Cuba Adventures – Trinidad, Cienfuegos and Santa Clara

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Cuba Adventures – Vinales, Las Terrazas, Cayo Jutias

Cuba is unique, like no other country i’ve been to before. That’s no surprise given it’s dramatic history and an economic embargo that has kept the country in a time warp for over 50 years. And with signs of relations with the US thawing, this could change. So, there’s really never been a better time… Continue reading Cuba Adventures – Vinales, Las Terrazas, Cayo Jutias

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Winter sun seekers – Canary Islands

It’s always nice to get away in winter and catch some sun. The problem is that most of Europe is probably cold and wet! So, if you want some actual heat, you need to venture further afield, not ideal if you’re looking for a short break. I’d heard about the Canary Islands being the place… Continue reading Winter sun seekers – Canary Islands

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Pompeii, another tick off the bucket list

Visiting Pompeii was a huge tick off my travel bucket list. The ancient Roman City, destroyed by the erupting Mount Vesuvius in 79AD, has been somewhere I’ve wanted to go since I was a child. Easy to reach from Naples and Sorrento via the Circumvesuviana train, this is a place not to be missed! I’ve… Continue reading Pompeii, another tick off the bucket list