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How to beat jet lag

Nikki Parkinson Travel 64 Comments

Apart from waking up at 3am each day like I’m ready for an evening out sipping prosecco and downing a caprese salad, I really can’t tell if I’ve been jet-lagged since returning from Europe last …

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What to do in Milan in a day

Nikki Parkinson Travel 18 Comments

Europe is dotted with some of the most incredible cathedrals in the world but there is so much about Milan’s Duomo which is captivating in its design. It makes it impossible not to gravitate towards it. …


What to do in Paris in summer

Nikki Parkinson Travel 59 Comments

It was Easter 1980.  My grandparents, parents and brothers and I were on a European adventure. Two small cars loaded to the max and ferried across the English Channel on an evening where the seas …