Freelance journalist specialising in food and travel but also covering lifestyle, education, sustainability and enterpreneurship.

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The Guardian

Poverty tourism: homeless guides show Prague's less salubrious side

Poverty tourism: homeless guides show Prague's less salubrious side

Prague guide book article

Louis Vuitton Prague City Guide

Restaurants, Bars, Cafes and Tearooms and Good Things chapters

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The Guardian

Prague's cryptocurrency cafe: perfect brew of beans and bitcoins

The terms espresso bar and ‘anarchic ethical hacker collective’ don’t usually go together but this radical bitcoin-only hub in the Czech capital is no ordinary cafe

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The New York Times

A Czech Mansion Reflects Art Nouveau Extravagance

Vila Helenka, a five-story, 600-square-meter home, features an ornate, Oriental-inspired tower and elaborate decoration....

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The New York Times

Curious Czech Creation Makes the Most of its Environment

Just as a chameleon can swivel its eyes in independent directions, each room or limb of this house on the outskirts of Prague, in the village of Lipence, is focused on a different part of the site.

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The Guardian

The foodie traveller ... tries a pig's head jelly in Prague

While some may balk at snacking on offal, this traditional Czech meat jelly made from porcine head and trotters is the perfect accompaniment to the new generation of Czech craft beers.

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The Guardian

Prague: The Insider's Guide

Prague is gob-smackingly beautiful: the sheer volumes of visitors descending in every season are testament to its perennial charm. The main sights remain stunning despite the crowds so don’t shun Prague Castle, Charles Bridge and the Astrological Clock just because they happen to be on the tourist trail.

She Knows

6 Things I Wish I'd Known About Having a Premature Baby

It really needn't be hell.

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What are you waiting pho?

Meet the Vietnamese bloggers behind Prague's latest food craze (Wizz Air Magazine, pg 22 - 23).

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Prague by Norwegian

From fairytale castles to street pianos, there's a reason Prague is the ninth most popular tourist destination on the planet.

(Norwegian Magazine, Feb 2014, pg 82 - 89)

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Easyjet Traveller

Cityscape: Prague

The main thoroughfare through photogenic Malá Strana, Újezd is well known as the jumping-off point for Petřín Tower, a tourist must, but there are ample reasons to linger.

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Coffee Mania Heats Up in Prague

Global monoliths be gone! A wave of new coffeehouses proves Prague's love of decent coffee.

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Hidden London revealed

Vast, vibrant and diverse, London can be overwhelming. Take a more creative approach to your trip and you'll reap rich rewards.

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Food For Talk: The Cyber Supper Club Concept Hits Central Europe

Ryanair magazine, Nov 2014 (pgs 32-33).