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Travel Pennies

The travel blog that WON'T make you sick and kill you. With stories, reviews, pictures and videos from all around the world.

Are these the world's poshest Easter eggs? 13/04/2017

Get ready for a late night chocolate craving! I wrote about the world's most amazing Easter eggs for CNN Travel...

Are these the world's poshest Easter eggs? UK-based chocolaterie Choccywoccydoodah is known for its outlandish, extravagant creations, and their Easter collection this year is no exception

The Most Unusual Hotels in the World 01/02/2017

I was on The Nicky Byrne Show this morning, talking about unusual hotels around the world. You can listen back, and find out more, here...

The Most Unusual Hotels in the World Fancy heading off somewhere a little different on your travels? Sick of the usual drab hotels or mundane apartments? Well, there are plen...

Travel Pennies 07/07/2016

I've given the blog a bit of a redesign - have a look and let me know what you think!

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Timeline photos 14/06/2016

Believe it or not, this is the Louvre pyramid. For the next few weeks, it's disappearing, thanks to an adhesive art installation by JR (not that one).

Top tips for film destination holidays 30/05/2016

I was talking about holidays for film buffs on Neil Delamere's Sunday Best Today FM yesterday - you can listen back here...

Top tips for film destination holidays Travel ideas for movie lovers

Mobile uploads 28/04/2015

Bloody Mary, anyone?

Photos from Travel Pennies's post 08/03/2015

Spent the day learning to make pasties, before taking myself on a cliff side hike to offset the lard! Going to put on a Cornwall stone.


Keep an eye on the blog this week, for I'm busy editing some hotel room review videos! First will be up tomorrow.

Mobile uploads 24/09/2014

Thanks so much to everyone who voted! Travel Pennies is officially the best travel blog in the UNIVERSE. It's official guys!
At Image Blog Awards 2014.

Mobile uploads 08/08/2014

How's this for a train ride, eh? This is the Bernina Express, a UNESCO world heritage train line in Switzerland. It doesn't lead to Hogwarts, unfortunately, just St Moritz. Psh. Blog Awards 2014 - Enter Here | 23/07/2014

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Photos from Travel Pennies's post 08/06/2014

A little bit of Barbados!

Timeline photos 28/05/2014

What a great picture of Maya Angelou.

"I love to see a young girl go out and grab the world by the lapels. Life's a bitch. You've got to go out and kick ass."

You'll be missed, Maya Angelou.


This is where I'll be next week... just as well I don't mind heights! Looks like quite the view.

Hi Nicola!! We are ready for your arrive at next week and have a really good program for you to . Want to see some pictures of where we'll be going?
Have a look at the impressive views you'll enjoy from the upper station of 's cable car...