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Travels to more distant lands
Yep, I could break down the world into the generally pretty well recognised sections like Europe, America, The Far East, but where's the fun in that?
Hopefully as you head for my review of one country, another place will catch your eye and inspire you to go there instead. It's easily done. You think you want to go to Mexico, yet you end up booking a trip to Moscow. Well, that's maybe an extreme example, but the wonderful thing about travelling is all the adventure that you allow to happen as long as you're never rigidly committed to Plan A.
So read on and see what I think of everywhere that isn't Africa. The guy leaning on the Tower of Pisa? That's Original Steve, my lovely late husband, who was always game for some adventure!
If you want travel & leisure writing that's sassy - but classy you've come to the right place. After 12 years as the IT Editor for Business Day I quit to follow my passion for writing opinionated pieces for any publication bold enough to run them. Contact me or read more.