The Foods of Extremadura Spain

The Extremadura region of Spain is probably the least visited by tourists. Sure it has ancient walled cities, Roman ruins, and great restaurants, but so does all of Spain. However,…

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platform 9 and 3 quarters in Kings Cross

150 Uncommon Common Things to do in London . . . For Any Budget

Welcome to Fill My Passports 150 Uncommon common things to do in London on a budget. Is this the ultimate London list? What I really love about it is that…

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Berlin Guide

Berlin: An Essential Beginners Guide

Berlin is an amazing city, full of life, art and history, if you are heading there for the first time, this is an unmissable read. Must see sights in Berlin…

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What to do in York

Top 10 things to do in York, England

“Nowhere in northern England does history feel as real as it does in York”. That’s what Sabina from Girl vs Globe has to say about one of the UKs most…

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Hiking the West Highland Way

Why you have to hike the West Highland Way (if you like hiking)

Stretching for 151km (93.8mi) from Milngavie (not far from Glasgow) to Fort William, the West Highland Way is the oldest long-distance path in Scotland and by far the top choice…

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What's going on in Graz

What’s going on in Graz, Austria?

Graz is Austria’s second largest city and home to no less than six different universities. Built up around The Schlossberg (Castle Hill) with the Uhrturm (Clock Tower) sitting atop of it,…

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Turkey

Paragliding off Babadag Mountain, Turkey

So I found this and I dare you to read it and not want to give it a go. In fact . . . you don’t have to read it,…

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My Walk Through Ice & Fire with Icelandic Mountain Guides

Have you ever signed up to do something and later wondered what you were thinking? Glacier hiking in Iceland was one of those experiences for me. I thought it would…

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The Villages of Sierra Francia Salamanca

Every time I visit the Sierra de Francia mountains, and I’m lucky I have family there so visits are regular, I fall in love with the place all over again….

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My train trip to Valencia

Having recently visited Valencia myself, I can second the sentiment shown in this post about the city and how great it is. With its old city charm, beaches, parks, iconic food…

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