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    What it’s like to quit alcohol while travelling…

    To booze, or not to booze… Why I decided to quit alcohol. It was about 2AM in Tokyo. Myself, a Hungarian girl I had befriended and our Japanese couchsurfing host ...

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What it’s like to quit alcohol while travelling…

To booze, or not to booze… Why I decided to quit alcohol. It was about 2AM in Tokyo. Myself, a Hungarian girl I had befriended and our Japanese couchsurfing host were knocking back drinks in a sketchy little Japanese ‘club’ like nobody’s business. We’d just been for some of the weirdest blue sushi and a […]

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Bills of Tokyo

Mixing up cuisines with Bills, Tokyo While in Japan, I decided I needed a meal away from the Asian scene. Don’t get me wrong, this girl loves her sushi (seriously, this girl loves her sushi), but there’s only so much seaweed I could take – and believe me, I’d eaten my share. So, when the […]

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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 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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