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Europe

Postcard from Paris

In France

I’m sure there have been millions of things written about Paris. So I don’t need to write anything else. What I will do is share some photos from this beautiful city, which surprised me with its grand old buildings decorated…

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Views of Gaudi

In Spain

You can’t go to Barcelona without visiting at least one of Gaudí’s phenomenal pieces of architecture.   I know nothing about architecture, but you don’t need to know anything about buildings to know that these are mesmerising masterpieces created by…

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Views of San Sebastian

In Spain

When we first set eyes on San Sebastian, it was in magazines and guidebooks and photos taken by other travellers. The golden sand beach that curved around the glistening turquoise water, and the rocky outcrops that fashioned themselves as islands,…

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Beautiful Bilbao

In Spain

I’d read that Bilbao was an ugly, industrial city, best avoided except for a visit to the Guggenheim Museum. Despite this, Bilbao seemed to be the easiest way for us to get from London to San Sebastian – a quick…

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Lovely London

In England

Well, the European adventure is over! We have returned with a serious case of the post-holiday blues. Europe was incredible – much more than we expected. We ate, drank, walked ten thousand kilometres…   London was really a chance to…

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