Sticks and the City

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My Travel Essentials

Everyone who travels has a different list of essentials they need to bring with them, whether it’s for a long holiday or just a weekend away, so I thought I would share mine! Phone and Charger I never thought I’d be someone who couldn’t live without their phone, but I have sadly fallen into that […]

Bridge of Sighs in Cambridge

Weekend Break in Cambridge

Cambridge is one of the places I wanted to visit again in 2018, and I am lucky to have friends who live there. Over the weekend I enjoyed a pretty much last minute weekend break visiting one of my oldest friends and wandering around the city. Of course, being February, the weather was cold and […]

smartphone used to play music when travelling

Music I Travel To

Music is a big part of my life. I don’t play an instrument, collect vinyl’s or CDs or create music, but I can’t go a day without listening to something. I work better when listening to music and when cleaning or cooking at home I need to have music on in the background. But music […]