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Deborah O’Donoghue is a British-Irish writer who has lived in the UK, France and Belgium. She has travelled all over the world and worked in car body repairs, in the best fish ‘n’ chip shop in Brighton, and been a gopher in a comedy club, as well as a teacher. She’s a past winner of the Commonwealth Broadcasting Association Short Story Prize. Her début novel, Sea of Bones, was published by Legend Press in 2019 and comes out in Germany in 2021. Follow Deborah on Twitter and Instagram.

14 January 2022

48 hours in Santarém

With a growing reputation among food-lovers, this historic and up-and-coming Portuguese city, just an hour from Lisbon and easily accessible by car or train, has everything […]
12 November 2021

24 hours in Florence

Florence, maybe one of the most beautiful cities in the world, is rich in history, art, and traditions. The city is full of masterpieces and if […]
9 November 2021

48 hours in Leuven

Leuven packs a big punch for its size. Less than half an hour from Brussels by train, the city — home to a top university and […]
29 October 2021

48 hours in Lake Bled

There is a special charm in having short trips – though there isn’t enough time to fully discover the destination, you get a glimpse and a […]
30 September 2021

Tale of two Spanish beach cities

Could Malaga take over from Barcelona as Spain’s top city-beach destination in these post-Covid times? Probably not, but it might come down to smart tourism choices. […]
30 September 2021
Maastricht

24 gourmand hours in Maastricht

Maastricht. A small city in the South of the Netherlands that immediately enchants you with its charm. It’s the birthplace of the EU and reachable from […]
21 September 2021

24 hours in Vatican City

Vatican City is the core of Catholicism traditions and culture. But it is also more. The Holy See guaranteed the presence of artists, poets, saints, women […]
26 August 2021

24 hours in Madrid

The capital city of Spain, Madrid is unsurprisingly a must see destination. From the wide, bustling streets lined with majestic buildings to the calming, green parks, […]
18 August 2021

48 hours in Perugia

If you are interested in medieval cities, you should definitely visit Perugia. Located in Umbria, the green heart of Italy, Etruscan Perugia offers splendid views and […]
4 August 2021

24 hours in Bath

The largest city in the English county of Somerset, Bath has been inscribed by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site since 1987. They city was first […]
19 July 2021

48 hours in Tirana

Traditionally it may not be one of the first countries you would think of visiting, but Albania is becoming increasingly popular because of its interesting history, […]
30 June 2021

7 Offbeat places to visit in India

India, the seventh largest country in the world, is blessed with one of the oldest existing cultures. It abounds in places that are offbeat and mesmerizing, […]
17 June 2021

24 hours in Bristol, UK

One of my favourite UK cities is Bristol, located in the southwest of England and straddling the River Avon. The city has an important maritime history […]
16 June 2021

Walk with alpacas – a perfect nature day near Brussels

There are many things that you can do to relax, recharge and reconnect with nature but one of the most fun ones is definitely taking a […]
15 June 2021

How to survive at the Côte d’Azur when you don’t like crowds

Sometimes, choosing a holiday destination can be a bit of a pickle. Especially when you’re not a big fan of crowds, it can be challenging. On […]
10 June 2021

24 hours in Córdoba

Located in the southern Spanish region of Andalusia, Córdoba, the capital city of the province of the same name, is an unforgettable place. As well as […]
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