This weekend was one of a few firsts, which have left me feeling pretty damn proud of myself, if I’m completely honest with you. Firstly, on Thursday, I went canyoning. We travelled to Ronda, one of the prettiest towns I have ever seen, into the canyons and abseiled, climbed and travelled through some seriously rocky rivers. I was terrified, but I did it, and I actually enjoyed it. Hazel 1, fear of being out of control, 0. Next up was travelling solo for the first time. I usually hate flying; I hate the business and urgency of airports, I hate…

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My housemate and I formed a plan to fill our weekends this year, to try and prevent homesickness or restlessness. So far, it’s worked pretty well; we spent last weekend in the beautiful city of Cádiz, we’re heading to Ronda (which is supposed to be equally stunning) tomorrow and I am heading to Barcelona in a couple of days as well! So, the travel posts will be well underway by the end of next week and I cannot wait. Also, can you believe that these photos were taken on a GoPro? I can’t believe the quality, I’m dead impressed! Cádiz…

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Oh hey, thanks for coming back for part 2 of my recent trip to Gran Canaria! Like I said in my previous post, here, Luke and I had the best time. For the first half of the week we chilled and didn’t really do a whole lot more than eat, sleep, sunbathe and play in the pool; it was magical. Monday and Tuesday, though, were busy days out. On Monday we were up and out the door by 8am, ready for a trip to the capital city of Las Palmas to visit the Old Town:  the New Town: And the…

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