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Rome 

Bellissima Roma: architecturally astonishing, abundant in history, and of course home to the world's best pizza, pasta, and gelato. Back in December, my friends Maddy, Julie, and I decided to meet up in this wonderful city. Maddy was coming from Edinburgh, Julie from Paris, and I was coming from Dublin. It seems so crazy that… Continue reading Rome 

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Paris

Paris. The city of light (and of love, romance, food, wine, effortless chic, and that certain je nais se quoi). I fell in love with Paris, as one does, the first time I visited the city three years ago. After deciding to move to Dublin, I was looking for an excuse to go back for… Continue reading Paris

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London

London calling! Back in November I took a weekend trip to London. Traveling to the UK from Dublin is so easy with Ryanair, again I only paid 9.99 euro for my flight! With those prices I couldn’t resist booking a trip, plus it had been 3 years since I was last in London and I… Continue reading London

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Southern Thailand

Cities visited: Koh Tao, Koh Pha Ngan, Phuket, Koh Phi Phi, Koh Lanta, Krabi, Bangkok We were so excited to be back in Thailand! We missed the people, the food, everything. We were also super excited about the fact that we were heading south, to the islands! After (another) crazy night in Bangkok, we took a… Continue reading Southern Thailand

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Cambodia

Cities visited: Phnom Penh, Sihanoukville, Koh Rong Sanloem, Siem Reap From Saigon, we arrived in Phnom Penh by minivan. After a long journey in a crowded van I wanted nothing more to drop off our heavy backpacks at a hostel, and go and relax and enjoy a nice meal. However, the first few hostels we tried were all booked… Continue reading Cambodia

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Vietnam

Cities visited: Hanoi, Halong Bay, Sapa, Hoi An, Nha Trang, Saigon In an earlier post I commented on the crazy traffic in Bangkok, but it was nothing compared to what we experienced in Hanoi! We stood on the side of the road, backpacks on, and waited what felt like forever for a gap in the… Continue reading Vietnam