My experience of picking up hitchhikers, and why we should be more willing to embrace helping out our fellow travellers.
Ever hitchhiked/picked up a hitchhiker? Here's why I recommend you do...
Holiday relationships. So many of us have had them right? But does the significance of them change when the holiday isn't a holiday, but a backpack trip? I wrote this post a day before learning that a man whom I'd had a very short backpack 'fling' had died, only a few days before. After returning … Continue reading Backpack relationships
Couchsurfing is undoubtedly one of the best thing to happen for budget travellers. This guide should help you secure the host you want.
A guide to couchsurfing; what is it? how do you do it? and how to be safe
I was asked to write a spotlight post about myself and my travelling for #TRLT (The road less travelled) chat. In case you missed it, here's what they asked me...
It's National Woman's day! The female blogging community is bursting with talent..so go check out some of my fave literary sistas... Tattooedtravelertribe http://www.tattooedtravelertribe.com/ The perfect stomping ground for the modern day hippie traveller. Tattooed covered artists, Caroline, takes you on her adventures with short, sharp, well written posts with cool and inspiring photos. Travelettes http://www.travelettes.net/ … Continue reading 5 Kick ass female bloggers
"I'm thinking about quitting my job and going travelling by myself, can you help me?" I wish I had a pound for every time a newbie solo traveller said this to me! Travelling by yourself for the first time is terrifying. I remember sitting on the plane thinking 'god what am I doing?'. Frantically scoping out … Continue reading How to plan your first solo travel
I started eeeking out dairy and animal by-products in January. Milk and yogurt were the first (and easiest) to go. Chocolate and cheese have been tough... especially when you're on a lunch break and don't want to spend £7 on an avocado wrap in Pret!!! Vegfest kept showing up on Facebook every year, but it wasn't … Continue reading What is VegFest?
I've taken so many trips in 2016, that I've actually lost count (sorry!). I clocked in 4 new countries, and a good few new cities and towns. This post is dedicated, not to the photos that got the most likes, but those that served as my best 2016 stories and memories... Edinburgh For a capital city, … Continue reading The stories behind the 2016 photos