Review: No. 1 Traveller Lounge, Gatwick

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My flight was delayed by half an hour. Never mind, I thought, settling back back into my comfy leather couch and taking another sip of wine. There’s probably time for another brownie. I could get used to travelling like this. Between my flight from Barcelona to Gatwick that morning and…

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Review: Hotel EETU, Costa Brava

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Never before have I felt so instantly welcome at a hotel. The owner of the Hotel EETU, a man so charming that it’s a crime I never got his name, was a burst of friendly warmth and a catching passion for his trade, while the entire hotel – sleepily waking up…

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Review: St Christopher’s Inn, Barcelona

St Christophers Inn Barcelona Review

For my last couple of night’s in Barcelona, I checked into the city’s biggest party hostel: the funky, modern and well thought out St Christopher’s Inn – part of one of Europe’s best hostel chains. Designed with travellers, and particularly with party-loving travellers, in mind, this hostel in the city centre was a…

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Review: The Top Bar and Grill at The Gallery Barcelona

Feria Abril, The Top Bar and Grill

What better way to kick off three weeks in Spain than with a traditional Sevillana Feria Abril? Last Friday night, I headed to The Top Bar and Grill at Warwick International Hotels’ beautiful, and recently refurbished, Gallery Hotel Barcelona, with fellow travel blogger Adrian Ann (of Adrian’s Travel Tales) for a night of…

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