Easter at the Vatican

This year, we spent easter in Dubrovnik - more on this later this week - but two years ago, the boyfriend and I went on a quick weekend break in Rome.  It happened that it was Easter weekend, and during our planning process, found that you could request tickets to the various Easter services held … Continue reading Easter at the Vatican

Saving Money to Move Abroad

One of the biggest questions I’m asked about moving abroad (aside from the big WHY?!), is how did I manage to save money to actually pack it in and head across the pond.  Let me tell you, it was the cliché “change your lifestyle” bs.  Without taking on a second job, I couldn’t bring in … Continue reading Saving Money to Move Abroad

Promo Codes & Freebies

Need a promo code to save on some cash while travelling? For a £15 credit with Airbnb check: www.airbnb.co.uk/c/emclaughlin36 . Need a free ride with uber? https://www.uber.com/invite/erinm5518ue Need to send cash abroad & want to do it for free? transferwise.com/u/erinm50 For a £15 credit on Booking.com: https://www.booking.com/s/12_6/erin3756 Want to save some cash on Secret Escapes? https://www.secretescapes.com/r/5aud3c?affiliate=goosups Want pretty flowers … Continue reading Promo Codes & Freebies

Bucket List

When I started this list, I hadn’t travelled anywhere.  It has slowly morphed into a take one off, add three more list.  What else should I have on this list?  What are your favourite experiences? Travel the Wild Atlantic Way. Go to a ceildh. Drink whisky in Scotland, working my way around to try it … Continue reading Bucket List