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Iceland Travel Notes

Jokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon, Iceland

I have just returned from the most ah-mazing break in Iceland, so I thought I would break from the NZ posts to tell you about what myself, Lee (husband for those just joining us) and the rents got up to. Firstly, I cannot recommend a stay in Iceland highly enough.  If you have been contemplating …

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Auckland

Auckland skyline view from Viaduct

Auckland is said to be one of the World’s most liveable cities… that is according to the 2016 Mercer Report (see the other winning destinations here).  For me I likened it very much to a Sydney in miniature, with it’s Sky Tower, quirky harbor area, beaches, picturesque skyline and a short ferry ride to beautiful islands. …

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Travelling New Zealand – The Route

Pink Tartan Doll

On the 29th December Lee and I arrived in Auckland, New Zealand, to start what was set to be a trip of a lifetime. How do you guys feel about the phrase: ‘trip of a lifetime’?  As a bit of a nomad at heart, I think that every big trip should be life-changing and that no person should experience this …

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Isle of Skye Candle Company – Review

Pink Tartan Doll

The Isle of Skye Candle Company is widely known for their beautifully handmade products that are truly inspired by the natural beauty of their island namesake.  So when the fine folks over at the brand asked if I would like to review a candle from their Scottish Collection, refuse I could not. The brand’s backstory Founded …