How much should you reveal about yourself in a London ‘room to rent’ ad?

I strategically forgot the bit about hubby leaving his shoes in the middle of the doorway, and that he is an Aussie Arsenal supporter who can scull a beer in less than 30 seconds.

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New to London? Here are some top tips to get you started

So you are coming to live in London. How do you find a place to live, find a job, get a UK mobile phone, open a bank account, register with a doctor and make new friends?

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How can we afford to travel the way we do?

HONEYMOONING NOMAD: People often ask me “how can you afford to travel so much?” or “how do you get the time to travel so much?”. Well, let me tell you…

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Please donate: Entrepreneurs funding entrepreneurs in the developing world

WildHearts is a charity that raises funds to provide micro-loans to people in developing countries so they can start their own businesses and improve their communities. Over 90% of the people they help are women breaking the cycle of poverty.

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When was the last time you did something for the first time?

HONEYMOONING NOMAD: When reading a magazine recently, I came across the question “when was the last time you did something for the first time?”

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Digging in and putting down roots at my London home

HONEYMOONING NOMAD: London garden, quite contrary; is my garden how I grow up?

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Do I belong in the UK more than I belong in Australia?

HONEYMOONING NOMAD: Give me a home away from gum trees… with a little less sun, please…

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Australia: Have a good one! (A good what?)

HONEYMOONING NOMAD: It is more important than ever that we celebrate our freedom by enabling others, when we can, to live freely too. But a good place to start is in our own country.

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Growing up from the grown-up gap year

HONEYMOONING NOMAD | The working holiday was just that; a holiday. Now it’s time to get serious about life.

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Winter IS coming, London

HONEYMOONING NOMAD | Guess what, dear reader… British Summer Time is over; the clocks have been turned back and all over the city there are clues of what is to come.

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Heading home to Aussie bovine freedom

Honeymooning Nomad | Of course my friends and family top the list, but there’s something else you don’t really find in the UK that this Australian misses dearly and I can’t wait wrap my laughing gear around it.

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Breaking up with travel

HONEYMOONING NOMAD | Until recently, I had been loyal and constant in my love for travel.

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Is Dry January sending the wrong message?

HONEYMOONING NOMAD | Dry January is a great excuse to save your money and improve your health. But after 31 days without alcohol, if you feel entitled to reward yourself with a boozy weekend, maybe this approach is not working the way it should.

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English country practice; a romantic getaway

HONEYMOONING NOMAD | The beautiful Peak District is an ideal place to enjoy some peace and quiet with someone special. With stately homes set against picture perfect rolling hills, lush meadows and leafy forests this is where English romance was born.

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Times they are a-changin’

HONEYMOONING NOMAD |The measure of being all grown up is changing as more people chose moving around, instead of settling down.

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