1. Marathon

    The best marathons in 2014

    If your goal is to run the New York Marathon or the Paris or even the Reggae Marathon in Jamaica (plus a few more) in 2014 read on…

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    Shopping in Shanghai to die for!

    I’ve just had the most amazing shopping tour in Shanghai, all arranged for me by Shanghai Shopping Tours and ended up with more stuff than I could fit into my suitcases for under $600. Have a read and check out how CHEAP it is.

  3. Power points

    What power plugs do I need for travelling?

    I’m collecting photos of power points around the world so you know exactly which adapter to take on your travels. Feel free to send me a pic from your country!

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    Cooking kungpao chicken in Shanghai

    I learned to cook kungpao chicken in Shanghai – just like a local. Here’s my version of events plus a recipe for you to try this at home.

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    Shanghai: brides, photos and the weird wedding book

    The fascinating trend of putting together an expensive wedding book is a big deal in China. You see soon-to-be-brides are dotted like confetti all over the city in various outfits, poses and back drops. Here’s what it’s all about – and how much it’ll set you back!