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The green and beautiful Ireland sometimes can be overlooked as a tourist destination.
Ireland
One of the most spectacular hiking experience that one will ever come across in their lifetime.
Annapurna Circuit
From its famous cuisine to colourful markets and architectural wonders, it offers something special for any traveller.
Marrakech
The city, which has nicknames such as the “city of lights” or “the city of love” plays host to some of the most spectacular grandiose monuments.
Paris
A hidden gem just waiting to be discovered.
Bahrain
No words are available to describe the picturesque beauty of Venice.
Venice
One quite interesting aspect of Corfu is its natural giftings, the awesomeness of its seas and hills.
Corfu
With more than 3,000 hours of sunshine every year, it will steal your heart in no time.
Algarve
A truly multi-ethnic metropolis, the perfect destination for travellers that love culture, architecture and its history.
London
Sunshine all year round, great wine, well-known gastronomy, and breathtaking nature are just a few words that can describe this gem in the Atlantic Ocean.
Madeira

Welcome to the Patricia Bech Travel Notes

If you are interested in travel, then take a look at some of the most recent posts on the Patricia Bech Travel Notes. Some of these are previewed below.

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The Patricia Bech Travel Notes contains a broad variety of travel-related features. The blog includes articles about destinations in the UK and abroad. It also includes some features with travel tips and also shopping bargains!

patricia bech travel notes During the Covid-19 crisis, it has been particularly challenging to write travel articles. Some of the features on the blog consider places that you may like to visit at some point in the future.

Obviously it is very important at the moment to respect the pandemic and the various restrictions that are in place. 

Although coronavirus has disrupted our travel plans and also our ideas for the future, it is still important that we don’t lose our love of travel. The Patricia Bech Travel Notes will continue to include lots of different travel features until we can start moving again.

Even if it means looking back on enjoyable experiences or adapting our idea of a ‘holiday’ in the short term, for those of us who have the travel bug… it will never go! 

Latest Posts

Freedom day travel dreams!

There are rumours swirling that travel restrictions will ease for people who have received both shots of the vaccination when freedom day arrives. I cannot wait for July 19th so that we can at least make some steps back towards how life used to be and I can start writing about trips away for my […]

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Patricia Bech Daisy

Britain’s pretty wildflowers are brightening up the countryside

It has been a really tough year for all of us travel bloggers! It has been a challenge to keep writing and finding things to share for my Patricia Bech Travel Notes. I miss the days of being able to explore the world without any COVID concerns.I do think this period has been very important […]

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Travel restrictions are starting to lift – maybe we can start to plan!

It seems to be that travel will be opening up again soon. In fact we are now officially starting to see the first movement with the lifting of travel restrictions with the colour code system in place. To be honest with you, I am actually waiting for the travel world to be pretty much back […]

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Reasons to visit Egypt | Patricia Bech Travel Notes

Egypt is somewhere that I would really like to go in the future once we are able to travel safely again. It has so many lovely places to see. I would like to write a proper piece about my experiences of Egypt for the Patricia Bech Travel Notes, but I think a trip at the […]

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A summer trip to Scotland | Patricia Bech Travel Notes

This summer, I am hoping to be able to travel somewhere. Even if we are not allowed to get on a plane, there are so many nice places to visit in the UK. Today I thought I would write a little bit about Scotland for the Patricia Bech Travel Notes. While it is not known […]

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3 beach towns to visit in England

With staycations looking more and more likely as the weeks go on, I thought I would do a quick blog post about some of the best places to visit near a beach in England this summer. A lot of people are going to want to book a visit to a waterside town and there are […]

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Bike ride Patricia Bech sun article

Tips for protecting yourself in the sunshine

As a fan of sun holidays, I have been to many warm climates around the world. The sun always cheers me up and it has recently been really sunny in the UK. While we have only just started into March, I feel as though warmer days are ahead, as well as brighter times! Today when […]

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Cornwall

3 great things about Cornwall

It looks like staycations may be on the cards this year after all! This is great news for those of us who like to escape from time-to-time and even better news for my blog and some Patricia Bech UK adventures as I can start reporting from destinations again! I am yearning for foreign travel to […]

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Patricia Bech 20s

Are we due a repeat of the roaring 20s?

I am getting increasingly more excited as the days go by I have a renewed burst of energy for the Patricia Bech Travel Notes! Maybe we are getting towards the end of the pandemic here in the UK. The vaccine rollout seems to be picking up pace and the data is also showing that it […]

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Three cities to visit in the UK

By Patricia Bech There is mixed talk at the moment about summer holidays. Some people are saying that we won’t even be able to take a summer holiday within the UK, let alone abroad! Hopefully that will not be the case and others are a bit more optimistic that staycations will be on the cards […]

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You will find plenty of images on the Patricia Bech Travel Notes that are part of articles. There are also some more in the gallery section. 

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Videos 

Videos are part of some travel articles and there is also a dedicated video page here. YouTube is where most of the video content is hosted, but this is often included within travel features when it is appropriate to do so.