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Behind the highlights: When shit goes wrong

Behind the highlights: When shit goes wrong

Endless adventures and travels, engagements and weddings, houses bought, babies born, ‘oh my god their life is so happy and perfect!’ Often when we see someone’s Instagram or Facebook, we can be forgiven for being a little envious of their seemingly perfect lives. We don’t often see behind the scenes, when things aren’t so peachy. Of course things go wrong, every now and then, for all of us. If we don’t have an actual conversation with someone we don’t know…

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A Long Weekend in Kiev

A Long Weekend in Kiev

Ah Kiev! So so cheap. Especially compared to some other eastern European countries that are getting more and more popular by the minute. The flights there might be a little pricey (we flew from London) but once you’re there the food and drink is cheap and there’s heaps of free things to do. I was pleasantly surprised how far 50bucks got me! And of course there’s the not cheap but once in a lifetime chance to visit Chernobyl! If you’re that…

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Chernobyl – Day trip to a Disaster Zone

Chernobyl – Day trip to a Disaster Zone

Follow my blog with Bloglovin “Chernobyl?! What are you going there for?!” A fair thing to say if someone’s considering a trip to the site of the worst nuclear disaster in history. But Chernobyl had been on my travel wish list for donkey’s years. (As it turns out, my boyfriend David’s as well!) I’m not quite sure why I’ve always been fascinated by it… maybe because it happened the year I was born? Something so devastating, so far away from NZ, yet…

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