Posted in Festivals Abroad

A Whole Lot of Bang!

If I had to describe Spain in only one word, that word would have to be fiesta. From north to south of the country, throughout the year it’s pretty easy to stumble across some crazy Spanish festival, and last week saw the Spaniards celebrating one of their most explosive fiestas of the year!

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Posted in For the Love of Animals

How far would you swim?


I’m a bit of a softy, so it doesn’t take much for me to cry. However, the tears that fell most recently were happy ones when I read a lovely story about a man and his penguin. I came across the article in the The Metro newspaper (my reading material of choice while on the bus to work each morning)  this week and It’s been all over the internet so many of you may have already seen it.

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