Celebrating 500 Travel Reports!

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Today I published my 500th travel report (!) with my article on Tooting Bec Common in London. This is cause for celebration because a) five hundred is a sexy number and b) I never thought I’d get this far! Now I kinda like the sound of 1000.  These articles of mine have evolved over time from […]

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Happy 4th Birthday Leighton Literature!

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It’s Leighton Literature’s 4th Birthday! It’s been four years since I launched Leighton Literature and this last twelve months have definitely been my most transformative as a travel blogger. It was sometime in the summer that I felt like LL had arrived at a sink or swim moment. After so much hard work and only […]

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Leighton Literature’s Travel Guide to Vietnam.

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28 days, 13 locations, god knows how many sub-locations (I can’t be bothered to count), 80 articles. Interested in traveling Vietnam? Click below: https://leightonliterature.com/vietnam/    

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Travel Report: Muse On LP Bar – Busan, Korea.

Muse On LP Vinyl Bar Busan Korea

February 2015. Busan’s vinyl-collecting muso community can be found at this trendy city centre bar in Haeundae district. I’d been randomly strolling the streets when I saw the sign outside a towering building on Banpo-dong. So I ducked in and made my way up the stairs to the 3rd floor. February 2015. A seat at […]

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Travel Report: Jagalchi Fish Market – Busan, Korea.

Jagalchi Fish Market Busan Korea

February 2015. While on the face of it Busan might seem like an unashamedly modern city, there are plenty of opportunities to tap into its traditional roots. One such experience is the weird and wonderful Jagalchi Fish Market in the commercial district of Nampo-dong. Fittingly located on the edge of Busan Harbour, this is the […]

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Travel Report: Haeundae Beach – Busan, Korea.

Haeundae Beach Busan Korea

February 2015. Not only is Haeundae considered the prettiest of Busan’s two beaches, but do a bit of digging around online and you’ll find a bucket of platitudes along the lines of “The most gorgeous beach in South Korea”. My own Haeundae experience came on a grey, chilly February weekday morning. While it’s safe to […]

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Travel Report: The Southern Ridges, Singapore.

Kent Ridge Park The Southern Ridges Singapore

May 2015. As insultingly expensive as a week in Singapore can potentially be, visitors often overlook the fact that many of the city’s highlights are completely free! As with the stunning Singapore Botanical Gardens, you’d be a fool to leave town without hiking The Southern Ridges, a nine-kilometer trail connecting a number of gorgeous parks […]

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