Caledonian Sleeper First Class Review: Is the Club Room Worth It?

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Sleeper trains are more than just a practical way of covering a large distance in one overnight journey. They are laden with the promise of excitement and adventure, evoking a golden age of rail travel romanticised by Agatha Christie. Minus the murders, that is.   A UK staycation gave me the chance to try out […]

The Best 2-Week Japan Itinerary for First-Time Visitors in 2021

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Japan seduces you with its seamless blend of the ancient and modern. Shinto shrines are shoehorned between skyscrapers; traditional teahouses co-exist with coffee shops. Japanese people cling as firmly to their ancient rituals as they do to their smartphones. But where do you start planning your perfect Japan vacation to make sure that you see […]

Is the Premier Inn the Best Cheap Hotel in Fort William, Scotland?

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Is the Premier Inn the best cheap hotel in Fort William, Scotland? Find out in this Premier Inn Fort William review. Fort William in Lochaber, the self-anointed outdoor capital of the UK, is the starting point of the famous Harry Potter Train and the perfect base from which to explore the magnificent West Highlands of […]