How to Get Around Barbados

Barbados would be considered a small island at roughly 21 miles in length and 14 miles in width. Over this area, there are plenty of ways to get around.  There’s a solid public transportation system, taxis and of course, car rentals. You have choices! Whether you’re by foot off the…

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How I Spent My Birthday in Barbados

January 17th 2022. It’s been two months on the island of Barbados, and already I have celebrated so many occasions. Christmas, Old Year’s Night, Republic Day, and now my very own birthday. Here’s how I spent my birthday in Barbados. The week prior to my ‘big day’ I had an…

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2021 – Year in Review

Well last year’s review feels like it was about 10 years ago at this stage! It’s so surreal to think that just a year ago our lives were completely unravaged by the pandemic that we’ve all become so familiar with now.  It wouldn’t have taken much for 2021 to trump…

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Landed

Chaotic.  That’s the word I would use to describe my first week in Barbados.  Touching down in paradise Jet lag worsened by a touch of insomnia and lack of nutritional food made my first week in paradise just a tad chaotic.  Settling into my new apartment, and starting a new…

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Road to Remote – We Made It!

After many years of thinking about it, dreaming about it, and hashtagging it (see insta bio) – I, Charlotte Gray, am finally going remote y’all! #RoadtoRemote No more trying to strategically plot my 25 annual leave days throughout the work year for maximum holiday time  No more sighing to myself…

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2020: Year in Review

I honestly can’t quite believe it’s time for the year in review already! Typically this task is quite joyous as it gives me an excuse to plunge back through the archives and remember all that I got up to throughout the year. This year, of course – things will be…

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Up and Away with Louise

What is your name? Louise Ogunnaike Where do you live currently? Manchester Where are you from? (If it’s not currently where you live.) London What do you do? Script Editor and Screenwriter Where and when did we meet? Greenwich Young Writers Programme Where’s the last stamp in your passport from?…

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Up and Away with Rebecca

What is your name? Rebecca Where do you live currently? Sheffield Where are you from? (If it’s not currently where you live.) Belper, Derbyshire What do you do? I’m a clinical research nurse Where and when did we meet? We met in the CAC canteen in Maastricht! Well we was…

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How to Start a Blog

Since starting up my blog, I have had a few friends ask how I did it. So here, low and behold, are all the steps I took. If you are interested at all in starting a blog to document your travels, hobbies or thoughts, these 8 steps should help you…

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