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Malta travel

How Guesthouses Offer You An Authentic Experience: The Mulberries

Thoughts on how The Mulberries encompasses an authentic experience (Guesthouse Review).

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lifestyle

Why the Time is Now to Embrace a Slower Life 

On: Why slowing down + living intentionally frees up more time for what really makes you happy. Hint: it isn’t social media

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London travel

Exploring London: A Photo Blog

“Maybe it’s because I’m a Londoner, why I love London so” – An ode following my return to London

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Personal growth self discovery

Dear Empath, Stay Close to What Feels Like Sunshine

On: Turning a burden into a superpower, balancing universal energies and unleashing joy onto the world! All whilst avoiding the forces of emotional vampires and saying NO.

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Malta travel

Marsaxlokk – The Vibrant Village That Epitomises Authentic Maltese Life

Vibrant fishing boats, scents of salt and sea take hold of your senses, whilst the peace and quietness of village is broken by the splish sploshing of the emerald green waters. These are only a few things Marsaxlokk has to offer you!   Fun Fact: Located on the most southern tip of the island, Marsaxlokk literally […]

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Malta travel

The Best Rooftop Bars in Malta to Visit Right Now

The best rooftop bars in Malta offer killer views, refreshing drinks and (much-needed) break from the heat.

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Malta travel

How to Have The Best Time in Malta: Visit Mellieha

Sitting 150m above sea level, Mellieha provides breath-taking panoramic views abound. Scenic lookouts span the village offering Ghadira Bay and the gorgeous Mediterranean Sea. Located at the northern most tip of Malta, Mellieha is one of the most beautiful places in Malta. The picturesque village is a popular seaside resort with plenty of to see […]

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Malta travel

How To Have The Best Day In Gozo (During Winter)

Gozo, is synonymous with spectacular reddish-orange beaches, hidden lagoons, the best diving spots in Europe and near-perfect snorkelling waters. And yet… have you ever wondered what there is to do in Gozo during winter? (And no. I don’t mean make-the-best-of-a-bad-situation things to do either). (Beaches aside), Gozo’s mere 67 km² belies the staggering amount of […]

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Malta travel

Malta Tourist Visa: What You Need To Know (+How To Get One!)

“Do you need a visa to visit Malta?“ If you’re asking this, then know you’re not alone. I wondered the same thing, shortly after the UK voted to leave the EU. Since then, I have had my fair share of experience with visas since moving to Malta.  Though the process can seem somewhat daunting, it […]

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Malta travel

15 Photos That Will Make You Fall In Love With Malta

What’s not to love about Malta? Breath taking views, awe-inspiring cliffs, incredible architecture, and bedazzling sea water that stretches for miles and miles. I could go on, but it is said: A photo tells a thousand words. So, I am keeping schtum(ish) and sharing stunning photos with you instead. These 15 photos will make you […]

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Self Care Resources self discovery

Know ThySelf: 33 Journal Prompts To Discover Your Authentic Self

From self-discovery to tracking progress and releasing stress and even a springboard for creativity, journalling offers so many benefits. I’ve journaled off and on since I was a teenager, and it’s helped me introspect and understand myself on a deeper level. You would think we ought to know ourselves better after all these years, but […]

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Malta Moving Abroad

10 Reasons Why Malta is a Great Place to Live

Imagine if you could live anywhere in the world, where would you choose? Would you opt for London, France or perhaps like me…Malta?   It’s the smallest country in the EU, measuring 316 square kilometres. And , described as “densely populated” with over 500,000 people living there. Unsightly cranes line the work-in-progress Maltese skyline. Corruption dominates the headlines. […]

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Inspiration Self-Love

79 Easy (Peasy) Habits For a Happier Life

2 weeks. Can you believe it. There’s only two weeks left of 2020. Have you given much thought to a new new years resolution? Well…. How about forming a new habit instead… it’s longer lasting and will make you feel happier and healthier. There are so many you can try that will empower and uplift […]

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Malta travel

Down The Maltese Path:11 Authentic Airbnbs In Malta (and Gozo)

After an enchanting stay at The Loft, I have become more taken by traditional Maltese houses. Intrigued as to where I could find similar accommodation in Malta (and maybe plan a surprise of my own) my extensive search took me far and wide landing me on – airbnb. Surprisingly, there were only 24 homes registered […]

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Malta travel

When is the Best Time to Visit Malta? (HelpFul Month-By-Month Tips)

People often ask: “when is the best time to visit Malta?” At some point or other my answer to this question has changed. For a long time my answer was hands down, summer. Maltas’ sizzingly h-o-t season oozes fun factor. ‘Seriously’ I thought. ‘What’s not to love?’ Non-stop sunshine, 35°C+ temperatures, music festivals, boat parties […]

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Malta travel

Long weekend away at The Loft

A review of a stay at a local farmhouse (includes lots of photos)

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Personal

Strolls along Sliema Promenade

Maybe it’s a combination of the vibrant Mediterranean hues. Or perhaps, the traditional Maltese houses lining the streets. It’s 100% the pull of the brilliant turquoise waters, the salty air and even the-work-in-progress Maltese skyline… that gently coax you into a relaxing stroll along the Sliema promenade. For me, walking is the best way to […]

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Malta travel

A trip to Mdina: Maltas’ Silent City

Take a look at any travel blog, vlog, or travel brochure and you’ll see Mdina: The Silent City emboldened and underlined as an absolute must see when visiting Malta. A trip here is an adventure into a magical world filled with knights, palaces, shipwrecks, medieval wars and the discovery of treasures.  Is it any wonder […]

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lifestyle travel

How to Play Tourist in 8 Easy Ways

Yes, I am sure you’ve heard all the Eat-Pray-Love-Esque tales about how getting out and seeing the world is life-changing.  Yet why isn’t some of this wealth of personal growth extended to experiences gained in the corners of our world? Playing tourist in your home country is fun, inexpensive. And if we are to go […]

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Inspiration Personal growth

Imposters Syndrome: The Ultimate Killer Of Dreams + Creativity

On: Calling out the real imposter + hard words with my inner critic