My travel stories

What’s happening in London February-March

Looking for fun or different things to do in London in the next 2 months? Here are some highlights. Planning to propose this leap year? On Monday 29th February 2016, The Balcon will be offering…

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Highlights of Cuba

Cuba is a fascinating travel destination with its beautiful beaches, abundant history, amazing vintage classic cars and delicious rum cocktails! It feels like it is trapped in a pre-embargo time warp and so much has…

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Antigua & Barbuda and a very special moment

In June 2008, Amit and I went on our first long haul trip together outside of Europe to the islands of Antigua and Barbuda. I was super excited for this trip and bought lots of…

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Creation from Catastrophe – How architecture rebuilds communities

  So many cities have been destroyed by catastrophic events such as fires, tsunamis and earthquakes. This presents architects with a challenge as well as an opportunity to re-build cities and communities in imaginative ways to…

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Emoji Menus at The Aloft London Excel

Want something totally unique to try in London? 😎 The Aloft London Excel, part of the Starwood Group, has got probably the most exciting way to order a drink or food at their W XYZ…

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