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Travel Diaries: 36 Hours in Liverpool

The Beatles. Royal Albert Docks. Ferry Cross the Mersey. Here's A Brummie Home and Abroad's guide to 36 hours in Liverpool…

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Theatre Review: Hair

Time to Let the Sun Shine in & Join the Tribe! Hair the Musical is celebrating it's 50th anniversary so we're getting hippy & trippy at the Alex Theatre!…

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Peak District Hikes: Living On The Edge

The Curbar and Froggatt Edge hikes in the beautiful Peak District are reasonably easy hikes for non-hikers; we added White Edge, Baslow Edge & Mam Tor too!…

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Theatre Review: American Idiot

**GIFTED TICKETS** The Green Day musical American Idiot is currently touring the UK, and I got to see the show thanks to theatre ticket company Seatplan!…

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Parkinson’s UK Secret Supper

Parkinson's is a degenerative neurological disease with no cure. Birmingham's inaugural Secret Supper was a great chance to raise money AND eat fab food!…

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7 (travel) habits of highly effective people. And me.

We all have our travel habits, those things that we always find ourselves doing without thinking. So which is your hardest habit to break?…

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Theatre Review: Kinky Boots

Kinky Boots is currently strutting it's way across the UK telling a heart-warming story of acceptance, tolerance, determination - and yes, red 6-inch heels…

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Eating our way around Kings Cross London

Want to know where to eat if you find yourself in the Kings Cross area of London? Here are a few ideas!…

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Walking Alpacas at Lucky Tails Alpaca Farm

Ma Lee didn’t know that walking alpacas was on her bucket list until I took her to Lucky Tails as an early Mother’s Day present...…

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Theatre Review: Hamilton

I finally got to see Hamilton, the musical that everyone’s talking about. So was it worth the hype?…

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So what IS a Brummie?

Welcome to my World!

I’m Emmalene, a 40 something with a passion for travel, theatre, food, drink and the occasional accidental hike! I’m a born-and-bred Birmingham native so expect lots of Brum content on here too…

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