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Italy | Milan

If you are a lover of Paris you need to visit Milan. Two cities currently fighting for my top spot. Given that Napoleon built a highway connecting the two, it comes as no surprise that they bear a few similarities. Both cities have monumental Arch’s and iconic streets and, Milan is like pretty like Paris but …

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La Manga | The End Of Something Beautiful

It’s true what they say you know, time really does fly when you are having fun. We have reached the final night of the holiday. Wanting to end it with something fun, mountain biking was on the agenda. Arriving at the shop to discover it closed early today which didn’t leave us enough time to …

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La Manga | When It Rains, It Storms

Wow, the weather forecast certainly wasn’t wrong. It was most definitely raining but nonetheless our trip to Cartagena was going ahead. On the advice of the concierge we asked the taxi driver to take us to El Corte Ingles under the impression that this was an indoor shopping mall. Unfortunately, we were a little to …

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La Manga | When All Else Fails…

This week is fast becoming the week of failed plans and we are now the masters of back ups. Initially, the idea was to get up early and head down to the tennis courts for a hit in the morning before heading to Cartagena, a historical city a short journey from the resort, in the …

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La Manga | So Many Activities

Waking up to another beautiful day in this slice of paradise and ready to see some more of its beauty on a trip out to Torrevieja; or so we thought. It seems that we were misinformed as to the distance between our destinations and felt it a frightful shame to spend this glorious day travelling …

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La Manga | Travelling in the low season

The resort beach is called La Cala. At 11am this morning there was only Chris and myself there, it was so private it felt as though it was just our own. Just the two of us, sunbathing and looking out across the sea; so blissful. Set at the bottom of a mountain this stoney beach …

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La Manga | First Impressions

The Hotel Prince Felipe in La Manga most definitely has an essence of luxury and prestige. With marble floors, high ceilings and a vast array of beautiful artwork set within a palm tree lined golf course you certainly feel as though you’ve been transported to a mini paradise. Prince Felipe Hotel Lobby – Wishing this …

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S’no Fun Like Snowfun

To some, it may come as a shock to hear that there are many out there who live for the winter season. I used to think it was complete madness too, until I skied for the first time that is. Now, it totally makes sense. It’s the snow sports that are the attraction or I …

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