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Taking A Peek Into Dubai’s Box Park

We’ve got a lot to learn about timings in Dubai.  Most shops and pretty much all restaurants are open until midnight.    This is very different to how things were in Belgium and it is going to take some getting used to. We made an effort to head out late…

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Flying Business Class

Flying Business Class – Is It Worth It?

It took me a little while to get my seat exactly how I wanted it.  I started in lounge mode then just shortened my leg area ever so slightly, so that my feet were on the exact level of the foot rest.  Up far enough so I could type and…

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Sunset from The Hotel Brussels

The Hotel: Our Final Nights in Brussels

I took a few hours off from clearing out the cellar, packing my bags and sorting out all the paperwork for a little bon voyage dinner with my friends Max and Alison. There was lots to celebrate, Maxine (from Why I Am Not Skinny) expecting a baby and Alison (from…

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Indoor Vegetarian Picnic Recipe Ideas

Indoor Picnic

Today is International Picnic Day (yep, I didn’t know it was a thing either) which seems like a cute idea, encouraging people to get outside and eat yummy food. In fact, in the UK it is actually National Picnic Week, which is even better! Unfortunately heading out to a park…

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Thursday is the New Friday

Hello! You may (or indeed may not) have noticed two things; Firstly that I’ve had a bit of a play with the design of Very Hungry Explorer.  I wanted to make it less cluttered and just generally give the site a little refresh  - I hope you like it. Secondly,…

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From the UK to Belgium and now the UAE