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8 Things to Do in Bodrum

As I sit in Istanbul airport during my layover back to the desert (no, unfortunately you can’t fly direct from Dubai to Bodrum), piecing together this blog post, I realise how truly amazing this hidden gem of a coastal city is. I planned a surprise anniversary trip for Ed and I (eight years say whaaat!), and although the trek there was a bit long, it was totally, totally worth it. Ahead, 8 things to do in Bodrum, from where to…

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8 Reasons to Stay at Mauritius’ Most Sustainable Hotel, SALT of Palmar

Mauritius' Most Sustainable Hotel, SALT of Palmar

Since my last visit 10 years ago, Mauritius has become so much more than a hot bed for honeymooners and tourists alike; the tropical island has evolved into an eco-friendly paradise. Following what the locals call ‘Black Saturday’, a fateful day in April 2013 when it rained for five hours, but because all the sewers had been used as a dumping ground, with every pipe, tube and channel full to the brim with discarded plastic, there was no working drainage…

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