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USA Sept 2013: New York New York, It’s a Wonderful Town… (Part 2)

Central Park, purse shopping and a walk across Brooklyn Bridge...…

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USA Sept 2013: New York New York, It’s a Wonderful Town… (Part 1)

In September 2013, we decided to begin our New England leaf-peeping trip in the city that never sleeps...…

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This time last week…

Do you remember what you were doing "this time last week?…

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Mastering the art of packing light…

Mrs Fletche has not quite acquired the skill of packing light just yet...…

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Krakow, 2012 (Part 2) – Visiting Auschwitz and Cheerier Anniversary celebrations

History such as this should never be forgotten; it has shaped the world that we live in today...…

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Krakow, 2012 (Part 1) – A little bit of history, a little bit of vodka..

Mr Fletche and I decided to visit Krakow this year for our annual wedding anniversary jaunt...…

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A Long Weekend in Amsterdam, April 2012

The Fletches' first European trip of 2012 finds us in the land of tulips, clogs and windmills...…

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Free Everyman Cinema tickets…And the winner is?

I don’t win often, but when I win, I win good. Festival Tickets, free holidays - and now cinema tickets!…

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Bruges, November 2011: Beer and Waffles and Chocolates oh my!

Where to go for this year's wedding anniversary jaunt? After stumbling upon a good hotel deal through Hotels.com, and obtaining glowing recommendations from friends, Bruges became our city of choice. Chocolates, waffles, beer... everything to get us into the festive spirit and perfect for a romantic getaway...…

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So what’s new in Birmingham?

There is no doubt to any Birmingham locals that the city centre currently looks something like a construction site.  New Street Station has been shrouded in scaffolding for what seems like years now, although the new Grand Central is to be unveiled next month.  Front access to the Mailbox has only recently been reopened after the Harvey Nichols revamp.  Where we used to run the…

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