Amy Baker Writes
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22 Apr 0 361

The mention of New Zealand immediately summons up images of sunny days and sandy beaches. But did you know that there’s just as much to do in winter, from…

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29 Mar 0 453

As money sadly makes the world go round and jobs don’t appear to be going anywhere anytime soon, sometimes we find ourselves stuck at home, glumly saving up for…

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9 Aug 0 4409

Backpackers are never going to win any prizes for popularity. There are too many things working against them. Lack of shoes, disregard for soap, and the daily lie-ins, just…

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9 Aug 3 3640

Sometimes you can smell the ‘terrible’ on someone right from the off. Other times the vile parts of their character take a little longer to ooze through the cracks….

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29 Jun 0 2575

On Tuesday morning, with post-Glasto face, voice, and brain, I got to go along to BBC4’s Woman’s Hour to chat solo female travel alongside Jane Garvey. It was super…

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29 Jun 0 2615

Well, this is exciting! The wonderful Rosy Edwards and I decided that as The Riff Raff is going down so wonderfully, we should probably capitalise on the fact we…

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29 Jun 0 2514

Love is a curious beast sometimes. One minute everything is all sunshine and roses. You’re skipping along hand-in-hand with love hearts pouring from your eyes, thinking that you’ve finally found…

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29 Jun 0 2603

If Hollywood is to be believed, travel is exclusively about feeling fine and looking finer. The reality, of course, is a lot different. When your body is used to…

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29 Jun 0 2392

Summer may (kinda) be here, but you’re not smiling. Instead, you’re consistently ready to fling back your head and sob at the mere thought of another day spent keepin’…

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29 Jun 0 2625

If you’re into travel blogging, chances are you’ve heard of the wonderful Flora the Explorer. Not only is Flora well travelled and knowledgeable but her writing is engaging, thoughtful…

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