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UK cycle routes – 11 top suggestions to get you started

UK cycle routes – 11 top suggestions to get you started

It’s the summer of 2020 and we’re in the midst of a global pandemic. However slowly …
Backyard Parkrun – the lockdown 5km

Backyard Parkrun – the lockdown 5km

Here in the UK we’re currently still in lockdown. But is your initial enthusiasm from that …
Why is Mother’s Day different in the UK?

Why is Mother’s Day different in the UK?

You might not know that Mother’s Day is actually celebrated on different days in different parts …
Attending a Lucia concert at Stockholm Cathedral

Attending a Lucia concert at Stockholm Cathedral

December in Stockholm usually conjures up images of Christmas markets, Glögg, dark nights and …
Hiring a bike in Palma & cycling to El Arenal

Hiring a bike in Palma & cycling to El Arenal

The island of Mallorca is becoming somewhat of a Mecca for cyclists, what with its warm, sunny …
Van Gogh exhibition – step into a painting

Van Gogh exhibition – step into a painting

Have you ever dreamed of stepping into a painting? Well that’s the tagline of the Van Gogh …