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A 24 Hour Road Trip Through The Cotswolds
The Cotswolds is a part of the country I've never visited, so at the end of 2015 I thought it was about time I explored this medieval part of England. I booked a weekend break with Travelzoo  before Christmas, which included a one-night stay, breakfast and ...
If you're looking to head to the Cotswolds for the weekend, check out my post on a 24 hour road trip route, taking in some of the most picturesque villages in the Cotswolds :)
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Why Kenya Is A Great Choice For A Winter Sun Holiday
Kenya is hard to beat when it comes to a winter sun holiday. Grab a cup of tea and let me tell you all about it. When you think about winter sun holiday destinations in Africa, you probably think about South Africa and Tanzania. Well, Cape Town and Zanzibar...
Find out why I think Kenya is a good choice for a coastal winter sun holiday break :)
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Recap Of 2015
What a year 2015 has been. A year of firsts, a year of repeats, a year of new videos, a year of new countries, as well as a wide range of new experiences and a big move forward with the blog. January started in busy fashion, and the year simply got busier u...
Have a read and take a look back at some of the trips and adventures I took in 2015 :)
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Papua New Guinea - Like No Other Planet On Earth :) http://www.simonsjamjar.com/2015/12/reasons-visit-papua-new-guinea.html
Don't ignore one of the last unexplored, unspoilt countries on Earth. Here are 22 reasons to visit Papua New Guinea.
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Bringing The Basque Country To Your Home: A Pintxos Cooking Class
" How do you make mayonnaise? ", asked Íñigo, our chef for the evening. I racked my brain. The last time I read the ingredients of a mayonnaise jar was when I was very hungover and bored at some point in 2007. " Eggs ", I said proudly, showing the pathetic ...
I had the pleasure of attending a pintxos cooking class in San Sebastian with Tenedor tours. This post is packed with recipes you can try at home!
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David Beckham is currently in PNG, but what is life really like in Mount Hagen? I took a trip there back in May :) http://www.simonsjamjar.com/2015/07/village-life-rituals-mount-hagen-PNG.html

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On my trip in Papua New Guinea, I learnt about village life and rituals of the highland city of Mount Hagen. From witchdoctors to gardening, there are plenty of stories to read :)
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Tignes in France - high altitude, snow sure and plenty to do! http://www.simonsjamjar.com/2016/01/things-to-do-tignes-activities-winter.html
Heading to Tignes this winter? Check out my guide of 11 activities and things to do in Tignes...including skiing, ice diving and more! :)
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Papua New Guinea - Like No Other Planet On Earth :) http://www.simonsjamjar.com/2015/12/reasons-visit-papua-new-guinea.html
Don't ignore one of the last unexplored, unspoilt countries on Earth. Here are 22 reasons to visit Papua New Guinea.
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22 Reasons A Visit To Papua New Guinea Should Be On Your Bucket List
It has been nearly 7 months since I landed back on British shores from my once in a lifetime trip to Papua New Guinea with my dad. The more I look back on our experiences, the more I realise that PNG is like no other place on Earth. Parts of Papua New Guine...
Don't ignore one of the last unexplored, unspoilt countries on Earth. Here are 22 reasons to visit Papua New Guinea.
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Did you know that Basque is one of the oldest languages in the world? Here are 15 things you should experience when visiting the Northern Spanish province of the Basque Country.
http://www.simonsjamjar.com/2015/11/awesome-experiences-basque-country.html
From pintxos, surfing and Rioja wine, here are my 15 things you need to experience in the Basque Country, Spain :)
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https://prpage.co/f/DXy/+458/ Win a ski holiday to Les Arcs and the Mille8 guest leisure experience 
The Ski Club have partnered up with Les Arcs to offer the chance to win a fabulous all-inclusive holiday for four.
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Co-founder and Director of 8 Million Stories (8MS). Digital storytelling through content marketing across SEO, PPC, Social Media, and across multiple devices.
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    Co-Founder / Director, 2013 - present
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    Head of International Media, 2010 - 2012
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    Head of International Media, 2004 - 2012
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Digital Marketer / World Traveller / Storyteller / Winner 'Best Male' Travel Blogger Awards 2014 / Foodie / Flat Cap Wearer / Co-Founder at 8MS.com
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