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3003, 2015

A Perfect Paris Food Tour

By |March 30th, 2015|France, Travel Tales|4 Comments

What could be better than celebrating your 25th birthday in Paris? Celebrating your 25th birthday in Paris on a food tour!
Birthday + Paris + food = happy Emma!
We met our tour guide Pierre Jean, outside a metro station in the heart of the Montmatre area, high above the rest of the city.

Our first stop was to a traditional boulangerie where […]

2703, 2015

Paris in Pictures

By |March 27th, 2015|France, Travel Tales|0 Comments

I spent five amazing days in Paris last week to celebrate my 25th birthday. The trip was a gift from my amazing guy Thomas and I was positively bursting with happiness to be back in one of my favourite cities in the world and to be spending my birthday there.

The trip was a whirlwind of sightseeing and discovering new places […]

2503, 2015

Chop Chop Chinese Restaurant

By |March 25th, 2015|Scotland, Travel Tales|0 Comments

Glasgow has a brand new Chinese restaurant on the scene with the opening of Chop Chop in the city centre.

The restaurant itself is only a few hundred metres from the busy shopping streets of the city, but somehow feels a million miles away upon stepping inside. The large restaurant is tastefully decorated with a strong feeling of the outdoors thanks […]

2303, 2015

25 Things I’m Grateful For At 25

By |March 23rd, 2015|Travel Tales|2 Comments

I turned 25 yesterday and my birthday has got me thinking about all the things I’m grateful for at this stage in my life and I thought I’d share them with you all. I think it’s important to take some time out every once in a while and take stock of what’s going on in your life as sometimes we […]

2003, 2015

Links I Love

By |March 20th, 2015|Travel Tales|2 Comments

Since I’m in Paris this weekend seeing the sites, soaking up the atmosphere and eating ALL of the macaroons and sweet treats I can get my hands on I thought I’d do a simple link round-up to give you guys some new, and fabulous, reading material.

Staying with the Parisian theme I loved Christine’s Best Views in Paris¬†and will definitely be […]

1803, 2015

24 Travel Highlights at 24

By |March 18th, 2015|Travel Tales|4 Comments

As it’s my 25th birthday this weekend and I’m spending it in Paris (woohoo!) it got me thinking about all the amazing travel adventures I’ve had up until now. I’ve been lucky enough to have had some incredible experiences all over the world so I thought I’d pick out 24 of my absolute favourites…

1. Riding the Toy Train in India 

The […]

1603, 2015

Paris Plans

By |March 16th, 2015|France, Travel Tales|3 Comments

This Thursday I’m going to Paris. Eeeeeee!

I’m more than a little excited to return to Paris for the second time as I’m going to be celebrating my 25th birthday there on Sunday too! What a fabulous place to celebrate!

My amazing boyfriend Thomas is taking me to Paris as my birthday gift and I’m so excited to explore the city with […]

1103, 2015

My Weird Travel Experiences

By |March 11th, 2015|Travel Tales|2 Comments

Travel can be exciting, unexpected, surprising, chaotic, confusing and exhilarating. When we travel we take ourselves out of our comfort zones where things are familiar, normal and often very routine. We transport ourselves to new places where everything is different and that’s when unexpected, surprising and often weird things can happen.

Most people who’ve travelled will have stories about the weird […]

903, 2015

10 Weird But Wonderful Scottish Foods

By |March 9th, 2015|Scotland, Travel Tales|2 Comments

Scotland is full of weird but wonderful foods that you probably would never expect before a visit here. Us Scottish people are partial to a good dessert and enjoy things that are sweet, comforting and hearty.
Here’s my pick of the absolute best weird but wonderful Scottish foods you have to try on a visit to Scotland…
1. Haggis
No list of weird […]

603, 2015

10 Photos To Make You Want To Visit Venice

By |March 6th, 2015|Travel Tales|3 Comments

I’ve been lucky enough to visit Venice more than 10 different times (even visiting 6 times in one month a couple of years ago thanks to a hectic travel schedule and lots of different projects!). Each time I visit Venice I fall more and more in love with the city and I’m always surprised when speaking to people who don’t […]