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Where to stay in Porto Portugal - LifeBeyondBorders

Where to stay in Porto, Portugal

**Note: Despite any complimentary services received, all thoughts and opinions remain my own** My experience of Porto researching for Rough Guides, apart from the March weather was a pleasant and enjoyable one and I was able...
Filming location of the Crown - Burghely House and Rutland County UK - LifeBeyondBorders

Burghley House – The Crown Season 4 Filming Location

The Crown is one of Netflix's most popular TV shows - and Season 4 is particularly gripping With an all star cast - and the controversy surrounding the show's makers and the Royal Family insisting...
Best Nature Spots in Greenland. Photo "East Greenland after sunset" (CC BY-SA 2.0) by Markus Trienke

Best Nature Spots in Greenland

**A guest post from the cold climbs of Greenland** Hey, Agness​ ​and​ ​Cez here, full time travellers of Etramping - adventure travel blog. Greenland is one of the most beautiful places in the world to...
A High Tea fit for Royalty at the Berkeley Hotel - Knightsbridge - London - LifeBeyondBorders

High Tea in London fit for Royalty – The Berkeley Hotel

Being from the UK, I've never thought of a High Tea London experience before. I get used to drinking cups of tea at home, and whilst I don't quite eat cucumber sandwiches with the...
Little Venice - a stay on a Boutique Barge - An alternative side to London

Little Venice – Living on a Canal boat with Boutique Barges

My hometown in the west country of the UK has barges along the canal - the Grand Western Canal.  It's incredibly picturesque and peaceful.  I'd look at the people living in a canal board...
Unseen Tours - a unique London walking tour

Unique London Walking Tours – with a social conscience

I've lived in London in the past, but when you live in or are from a place, you don't really see it.  That's why now, whenever I return to the capital, I see it...
Things to do in Bournemouth, Dorset, UK.

Things to do in Bournemouth, Dorset, UK

Bournemouth in Dorset, UK is so much more than a sleepy British seaside town. With over 7 miles of golden sands and coastline, it truly is beautiful, any time of the year.
Visiting London's Shard at Night - LifeBeyondBorders

A View from London’s Shard at night

I've visited the Shard in London before, but during the day.  This 95 storey, 11,000 glass panelled skyscraper located in Southwark, a district of London near London Bridge station on the south side of...

Holidaying and Things to do in The Algarve, Portugal

Back in 2016 I was lucky enough to be able to research North Portugal for Rough Guides, who I work for.   My journey around this eclectic western European nation helped me realize one thing:...
Where to Stay in Bristol - Bristol Harbour Hotel UK - LifeBeyondBorders

A luxurious stay at the Bristol Harbour Hotel, Bristol

Being a girl from the West Country of England, I'd never though to explore the county city of Avon - Bristol.  I don't know about you, but as a travel blogger I tend to...
Where to swim in Bristol - UK - LifeBeyondBorders

Where to swim in Bristol, UK in all weathers: Bristol Lido

When taking a weekend break in the west country city of Bristol, UK (voted by Rough Guides as #4 in the Top 10 Best Cities in the World to Visit - 2017), one doesn't...
Where to eat in Bristol - UK

Where to eat in Bristol – UK: WokyKo at CARGO, Wapping Wharf

When exploring destinations - and cities - to write about or, indeed, if you're on holiday or a short break, naturally you've got to eat.  So on my second night in Bristol, where did...
Lavender Farm on San Juan island - Pacific Northwest - LifeBeyondBorders

Pelindaba – The Lavender Farm you must see near Seattle, Pacific Northwest

Whilst on the San Juan islands near Seattle and being a huge fan of anything 'purple' I was  delighted to have the opportunity to visit the Pelindaba Lavender Farm. The San Juan Islands Visitors Bureau...
Queen's Terminal at LHR - LifeBeyondBorders

LHR Terminal Two – The Queen’s Terminal

I often travel between the UK and Greece in my career as a writer.  Way back in 2014 I had the pleasure of utilising the newly refurbished London Heathrow Terminal Two.  WOW!  What a...
Glamping in the Pacific Northwest - Lakedale Resort - LifeBeyondBorders

Where to go Glamping in the Pacific Northwest – Lakedale Resort

There are numerous accommodation choices in the San Juan Islands, located just off the coast of Seattle. San Juan Island itself has Bed and Breakfasts, Spas, cottages, cabins and campsites.  San Juan Island Visitors...
Glamping on Orcas Island - LifeBeyondBorders

Glamping in the San Juan Islands – Glamping on Orcas Island with Leanto

Originally written in AUG15 - re-written and revised in JAN20 My next stop on the San Juan Islands chain was Orcas Island.  Shaped like an upside down horseshoe, at 57 square miles Orcas Island is...
Whale Watching San Juan Islands - LifeBeyondBorders

Whale Watching off the San Juan Islands

I couldn't stay on the San Juan Islands and not go whale watching.   This area of the U.S is abundant in wildlife, especially in the summer.  And the summer also brings along the infamous...
Things to do in San Juan Islands - LifeBeyondBorders

Top Things to do in the San Juan Islands – USA

If you're visiting Seattle and are in need of some nature (not that Seattle doesn't have wonderful surrounds), take a trip using Kenmore Air out to the San Juan Islands - the archipelago of...
Eating London Food Tour - LifeBeyondBorders

Best Food Tour London – Eating London Food Tour of the East End

Who doesn't enjoy sampling the local food of a country or town they're visiting?  I've written about my luxury High Tea London experience at The Berkeley Hotel and as my followers will know, I'm...
Things to do in Tbilisi Georgia - LifeBeyondBorders

Things to do in Tbilisi, Georgia (and surrounds) in 48 hours

If you've only a short time in the Georgian capital of Tbilisi, here I give you some tips of what you can do with 48 hours - both in the capital and surrounds.