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Hailing from the South West of England, I’ve swapped the land of scrumptious scones for the Swiss city of Zurich. I love nothing more than exploring new places, which is always an adventure considering my terrible sense of direction. Currently working as a copywriter, you’ll usually find me tasting Swiss chocolate (someone has to do it) and talking about football.

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10 reasons to love Costa Rica (and pack those bags today)

Pura Vida – it’s a saying, accompanied by a beaming smile, which you’ll hear everywhere in Costa Rica. Literally...

All the football slang you’ll ever need

Football is a national obsession in Britain and it’s full of weird and wonderful phrases. From screamers, walls ...

Tasty treats: 10 best street food stalls in London

It’s time to take your taste buds on an epic adventure with our guide to the capital’s most scrumptious street food. T...