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For Your Eyes Only: My New Secret Weapon

By Travelling Divas on January 11, 2017, 3:00 pm | 1 Comment

No, this is not a James Bond movie promotion I promise!  But I have certainly stumbled across one of the best travel beauty secret-weapons ever, thanks to some very good advice from a fabulous Diva.  

Two big problems I have when travelling is the impact of flying and hotel air-conditioning on my skin, and very interrupted sleep patterns. The sleep issue is particularly prevalent when I am on tour,  as I have to hit the ground running and there is so much on my mind that I wake up several times during the night.  

Of course, this leads to huge eye bags (think suitcase size)...
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Moscow: Wow....

By Travelling Divas on September 22, 2016, 1:00 pm | Leave a comment






Moscow is WOW...  

The first time I visited Moscow was October 1993 and the overwhelming impression of the city wasn't great:  my memories were of angry people, drab surroundings and a proliferation of the colour brown.   I must point out that I did arrive right in the middle of the coup brought about by Boris Yeltsin, so this probably didn't help!  It also meant no goose-stepping guards outside of Lenin's tomb and the Kremlin and Armoury in lock-down.  There was security stationed at the end of the hotel corridor to watch our comings and goings and men...
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Hepburn Springs & Daylesford: The Perfect Winter Escape

By Travelling Divas on August 20, 2016, 3:00 pm | Leave a comment

If you are looking for the perfect Aussie winter escape then you don't need to look much further than the beautiful country towns of Hepburn Springs and Daylesford in Victoria.  Located just one and a half hours from Melbourne, it is an easy drive to paradise: think open fires, lovely local wines, restaurants that offer incredible winter seasonal delights and of course, delicious spa time. 

There is much to explore in this gorgeous area but here are some of my favourites, and I hope you take the opportunity to indulge yourself as soon as possible!



1.  Eat
There are so...
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3 Reasons to Love Iran

By Travelling Divas on August 1, 2016, 9:00 am | Leave a comment

I love having guest bloggers as they give a whole new perspective to places and spaces we may have only dreamed of, and share their passion for a destination that might not even be on our radar.  They open our eyes to new concepts, perceptions and opportunities, so when I asked Jemma from Mai Journeys to give us her 3 top reasons why she loves Iran she jumped at the chance to share!  So read all about her Iran below....

'Why Visit Iran Now?
Known as Persia until 1935, Iran's warm-hearted people and intense cultural heritage make it one of my favourite travel destinations.  It is one...
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5 Reasons to Visit London this Summer!

By Travelling Divas on May 25, 2016, 10:00 pm | Leave a comment

'When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life', a famous quote from Samuel Johnson, and very, very true. Because there is always something new happening in London, whether it be fashion, culture, the newest dining sensation or the latest hot spot. Not to mention the original 'happenings' that are famous in their own right!   

In thecity, there is a constant air of anticipation and excitement which seems to draw people back to this pulsing metropolis over and over again.  I have visited at least 40 times and lived in London for a spell, and I never get tired of it.

My top...
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