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After the permagloom of Tromso in the winter, Oslo had slightly more daylight and rather less snow in the streets. It was time to get out and about and find some fun local haunts. One [Read more...]

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Whether you eat out all the time or it’s a less frequent pastime, the experience can be greatly enhanced by engaging with your wait staff but, sadly, some people don’t know how to be a [Read more...]

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When looking at where to eat in a new city, Greedy Girl is at pains to avoid tourist traps. Having said that, in Amsterdam she’d already queued up for hot chips with truffle mayonnaise on [Read more...]

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We’d been told good food wasn’t going to be high on the agenda in Amsterdam – from expat Dutch people we’d met and also fellow travellers who told us to be satisfied with croquettes and [Read more...]

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Seeing the northern lights is undoubtedly high on a lot of people’s bucket lists. There’s something otherworldly about those snaking, dancing colours in the sky that’s, well, magical. Chasing the northern lights, or aurora borealis, [Read more...]

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Tromso is a place you go to get close to nature. Whether it’s chasing the northern lights, whale watching or dog sledding in the Arctic, there’s a tour available. We recently spent four nights in [Read more...]

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The Adelaide Hilton is one of that city’s long-standing luxury hotels. Greedy Girl has stayed there countless times over the years and always remembered it fondly. It still has a very solid reputation, especially for [Read more...]

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Jason Atherton is one of those clever British chefs who has made a solid fist of going global. We’ve dined at many of his establishments – Singapore, Sydney, Shanghai and, of course, London. Needing a [Read more...]

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For more years than we care to recall, we’ve tried to get a table at The Fat Duck. Indeed, on a previous visit to the UK, we stayed within tossing distance of the venerable establishment [Read more...]

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As the flagship brand for the Marriott chain, there’s a solid expectation when checking into a JW Marriott. When we were deciding where to stay in Bangkok, a deal from the Luxury Escapes coupon site [Read more...]

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