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Around the World in 8 Shrove Tuesdays


After getting through the tough days of Dry January, the evenings of sipping on soda and lime as your friends guzzle down glasses of wine, you’ll be pleased to hear another month of restraint is just around the corner: Lent. But as Dry January is preceded by New Year’s Eve, Shrove Tuesday provides us with the perfect excuse to throw all our sugary, fatty foods …

Scandinavia on a Budget


Oh Scandy how I love you, but you can be damned pricey I dare say. Accommodation, food and transport are all quite spendy in this area of the world. Don’t fret, though, travelling brothers and sisters, for here is our guide to visiting Scandinavia on a shoestring. So sit back, and ‘Näytän sulle, mistä kana pissii’, meaning ‘let me show you how it’s done’ in …