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Food in Jordan – What to expect to eat in Jordan from Amman to Petra

Food in Jordan - what to expect to eat and budget

Jordan is a country filled with delicious Middle Eastern food. Any trip to Jordan is bound to include delicious culinary experiences, from the best falafel you can imagine, to fresh ingredients bursting with flavour and delicious sweet treats.

If you’re wondering what kind of food is there to eat in Jordan – here’s a quick guide to give you an idea of what you can expect to eat in Jordan during your travels,¬†along with the dishes you can’t afford to miss out on! Continue Reading

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Summer Bay Stalking & humiliation – visiting Home & Away filming location in Sydney

Visiting Palm Beach, Sydney or Summer Bay home of Home and Away

If I had to associate one thing with Australia it would be Home and Away.

Long before I ever set foot in Australia, Home and Away (the Australian soap opera that’s aired on Irish tv since 1988) shaped my idea of what life was like down under. As far as I could see, it was all caravan parks, eternal sunshine, gorgeous people, amazing school uniforms, and a world where freak accidents, natural disasters and fires happened on a regular basis. Continue Reading

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What to expect when you come home from traveling

fear of flying - thetraveloguer

While traveling is just the greatest, the reality is that it often must come to an end. Before you know it, you’ve swapped your flip flops for boots, your Kingfisher for an over-priced pint, and sunshine for rain (at least in Ireland!)

Coming back from traveling can be tough, let’s be honest. When I returned to Ireland after years abroad, it was challenging. I’m not going to lie, at times it was really, really hard. Continue Reading