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| Everyday Luxury Travel Africa Kenya

Afternoon Tea at Giraffe Manor, Nairobi, Kenya

A very short walk away from Giraffe Manor is The Giraffe Centre and the non-profit conservation education centre ‘shares’ the giraffes with the luxury boutique hotel. Also known as the African Fund for Endangered Wildlife (AFEW), the Giraffe Centre operates an education centre for children, particularly the local youth of Kenya. We encountered three different species of… Read more »

| Everyday Luxury Travel Africa Kenya

A Unforgettable stay at Giraffe Manor, Nairobi, Kenya

You may have seen pictures on Instagram and thought they were photoshopped…surely this place can’t exist? A hotel where giraffes roam the grounds, interacting with guests, eating breakfast with them and even giving them kisses. No, I can guarantee Giraffe Manor isn’t a place of legend…it’s real, I’ve stayed there and it’s just as wonderful… Read more »

| Everyday Luxury Travel General Personal

My Travel Super Power

If I had a travel superhero name it would be ‘Super-Organised Girl’ with my super powers being the ability to create spreadsheets within the blink of an eye, x-ray vision that allows me to see straight through reviews and find just what I’m looking for on TripAdvisor, I have super human endurance when it comes… Read more »

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Ten Ways Instagram has Changed my Travel Habits

I have confessed before that Instagram has changed the way I travel and while this may have negative connotations to some, to me it is only positive. Enhancing the way I travel, collecting memories and seeing things in a different light. This month as part of our travel link up on ‘habits’ I want to… Read more »

| Everyday Luxury Travel Europe Jersey

A Stay at The Atlantic Hotel and the Eat Jersey Food Festival 2019

I was invited to stay at the Atlantic Hotel and attend the Eat Jersey Food Festival as part of a press trip and our food, drink, accommodation and flights were complimentary. I was not paid to attend and was not under contractual obligation to write this blog post or create content on any platform.  A… Read more »

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Top 40 Honeymoon Experiences

Some travel experiences are big almost life changing moments some are small flashes that were brief but sparked so much joy in your heart that you’ll remember them forever. These experiences are different for everyone but I thought I’d tell you about some of the my travel moments that have sparked joy for me and… Read more »

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Hotels with Heart: Six of the Best Hotels that Give Back

At the end of May our co-host Polly tweeted about spreading some sunshine with an act of kindness – her tweet went viral spreading love along with it! With that in mind we decided to stick with the theme of kindness for our travel link up. It’s a growing trend for luxury hotels to not… Read more »

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My Travel Bucket List

A couple of years ago the topic ‘places I can’t get out of my head‘ was one of our most popular travel link ups. Emma clearly couldn’t get the topic out of her head as she suggested we revive it for this month’s link up – and I loved the idea. Back then as well… Read more »

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My Top Ten Once in a Lifetime Moments Whilst Travelling

Isn’t the most wonderful thing about travel? Those once-in-lifetime pinch me moments? Big thank you to Polly for suggesting the topic for this month’s travel link up as this post has evoked some incredible memories. 1. First Time on Safari I’m fortunate enough to done two safari holidays, the first time in South Africa and… Read more »

| Everyday Luxury Travel Europe Spain

El Celler de Can Roca: Dinner at One of The World’s Best Restaurants

The most important thing to me about travelling is once-in-a-lifetime experiences. I’m fortunate enough to have had a few; my first glimpse of a family of elephants in the wild, having afternoon tea with giraffes, bathing in natural springs in Iceland, meeting world renowned chefs and dining in some of the world’s best restaurants. These… Read more »