Month: October 2016

Yellow Sea

Walking through sunflowers today was pretty beautiful. Woke up this morning and it was pretty grey and miserable, so we looked around a huge chateau and had a picnic. *just witnessed a mouse run into the dishwasher cupboard as I was typing! Ewwww* I find by the end of every holiday I can’t stop thinking […]

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Creepy Caves

So today was a wet and rainy France day! So we went and explored the caves. Not sure how I feel about them if I’m honest… impressive but pretty dark and unnerving. Very very low below the ground! This photo pretty much sums it up, the lights made them even more awesome. Now I’m sat […]

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Castles

Currently lying in bed hating my previous self for not topping up the sun cream on my legs- I’ve got chorizo shins and I’m sticky from after sun. But I did have a pretty spectacular day and clearly have learnt a valuable lesson. What makes it worse is that- despite being 19 and labelling myself […]

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Pool Time

Having had crazy storms and constant weather changes, we woke up this morning and it was beautiful. We went exploring around a chateau, got some extra food from the local SuperU and had drinks in the little coffee shop. Now I’m lying on a sunbed reading a book and sipping an ice cold drinks. France […]

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Holiday Must-Haves

Hawaiian Tropic sunscreen and hydrating moisturiser- the best smelling suncream on the block. Honestly smells insanely good and, most importantly, lasts hours without reapplication. Though I do tan, I have rather sunburn prone skin- so factor 30 for me! Umberto Giannini Curl Friends Create a Curl Scrunching Jelly- the hair dryer is never appealing on […]

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On the Road Again

My roadside view of Paris yesterday and the teeny tiny Eiffel Tower in the distance. We travelled from Southampton to the Euro Tunnel, then from Calais to Orleans.  Today we are travelling from Orleans to Dordogne.  The further south we get the warmer the temperature- bring on the sunbathing, swimming, kayaking and exploring!

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Lucky Lucky Lucky

I am one of those people who doesn’t always understand why people buy into brands. Particularly as I’m a student. But, of course, when someone treats me to a super nice pair of sun glasses, I am not going to complain. My boyfriend loves designer items and today he bought me my first pair of […]

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