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    Testing out the Capsule Hotel in Tokyo, Japan

    The infamous Capsule Hotel… Let’s see what this is all about! Doesn’t this photo make you curious? (I know that for some people, even without knowing what this photo is ...

What to pack (6)

Testing out the Capsule Hotel in Tokyo, Japan

The infamous Capsule Hotel… Let’s see what this is all about! Doesn’t this photo make you curious? (I know that for some people, even without knowing what this photo is really about or what a capsule hotel is, it’ll bring on a sense of claustrophobia or nerves and for people like me, a feeling of […]

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Me, myself and… my body.

Thoughts on this body… A couple of weeks ago, I took a pretty spontaneous vacation-within-vacation trip to the Philippines with my wonderful friend Sarah and a couple of her lovely friends. It was a true vacation, something that despite years of backpacking I haven’t done in a long time – we drank cocktails by the […]

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What are you doing with your life, Lucy?

No, but really…. Alright, let’s get linear. I know I’ve been a bit all over the place with where I’ve been over the last few weeks. So let’s backtrack and I’ll fill you in on where I’m at and where I’ve been and where I’m headed and my plans for world domination that don’t include […]

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Tokyo Disaster

A truly disastrous start to Toyko…

Apologies for the lack of photos and carefully thought out sentences in this blog. It’s one of those blogs where you just need to blurt out some feelings. So here goes. A blurt-out-feeling post. This is the tale of how I went from being close to sobbing on the streets of Tokyo to arriving in […]

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What to do in Hong Kong

A Guide to Touristing in Hong Kong

What to do in Hong Kong and how to do it… I’m the best tourist. I really am, I’m the girl with the selfie-stick, with the I <3 <Insert place name here> t-shirt who can’t wait to post photos to Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, etc etc etc immediately. I’m the girl with the colour-coded notebook with […]

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Keeping cool at Blog at the Beach

I am terrible at timing things. Whenever I’m travelling (which, admittedly is a huge portion of the year), there will almost certainly be a thousand weddings, birthdays, Harry Potter parties and other desirable opportunities that arise while I’m half way up a mountain or sitting in a cave. So imagine my absolute delight when a blogging conference came […]

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