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Is Unlimited Annual Leave Too Good To Be True?

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Taking Time Off & Avoiding The Holiday Guilt Trip

What do you think of when you hear the term Unlimited Annual Leave? It sounds too good to be true, right? Here’s why unlimited annual leave does or doesn’t give employees the chance to take needed time off from work, and how you can avoid the holiday guilt trip that comes from vacation shaming. Continue Reading

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Things To Know When Moving To London

Things to know when moving to London - Observations from a new Londoner on the unexpected ups and downs of living in Central London!
Since moving to London just over 6 months ago, there are a few things I’ve noticed that are a little different from other places I’ve lived, and even other cities I’ve spent a lot of time in. Covering the not-so pretty side of living in central London, to the perks of being a local in one of the most famous cities in the world: here are a few things to know when moving to London to get up to speed with life in the big smog!

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New Years Resolution Ideas Inspired By Travel

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It’s that time of year again when we all start pondering how the last 365 days played out, and what we can do to make the next round better. With travel being such an important part of my life, I was recently contemplating what I can learn from overseas adventures, my own experiences on the road, and what I like most about being my most comfortable and best self while travelling (and any habits that I could do with cutting!). So, without further delay (new year is right around the corner!), here are a few New Years Resolution ideas inspired by travel to consider bringing into your daily life this new  year.  Continue Reading

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Travel Fails – Funny Travel Stories & What To Do When Travel Plans Go Wrong

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Travel isn’t always pretty. Nor is it always smooth sailing. On a recent trip around the UK we were faced with more than one travel frustration, and so I wanted to share our travel fails that summed up a disaster travel day to vent, warn, and advise fellow travellers on what to do if something goes wrong on your travels and the lessons to be learned from these experiences. And, maybe these funny travel stories will provide a laugh about just how many things can go wrong in one day! Continue Reading