DIARIES OF A GRINGO: PART 1, THE ANDES

DIARIES OF A GRINGO: PART 1, THE ANDES

Colombia has it all; breathtaking Andean mountains, tropical Amazonian jungle, untouched Caribbean coastlines, towns bursting with colour and most evidently a heart-wrenching history that made this South American country one of the most memorable trips I have made so far. Here are the diaries of a gringo en Colombia… You may wonder why I decided [...]

WHY (and how) I WILL ALWAYS FIND TIME TO TRAVEL

WHY (and how) I WILL ALWAYS FIND TIME TO TRAVEL

I recently read an inspiring “offline journal” titled The Analog Sea Review, so offline that you really cannot find it anywhere and have to write to them to receive a copy; how exclusive. This touched on a life of pervasive mediocrity fuelled by all-consuming new technologies and how this blurs the lines between direct experience [...]

WHY SOLO TRAVEL HAS SHAPED THE WOMAN I AM TODAY

WHY SOLO TRAVEL HAS SHAPED THE WOMAN I AM TODAY

According to Conde Nast Travellers ‘Women Who Travel’, almost two-thirds of solo travellers are now female. Women are the pioneers in modern travel, but it doesn’t make stepping out on your own any less daunting. This blog aims to inspire a little forward thinking combined with a big dose of common sense, for women (and men!) to finally believe that solo travel is one of the best educations you will ever get.

CITY SWEEP

CITY SWEEP

MONDAY 10th APRIL 2017 Melbourne, the quirky capital of Victoria state, has been high on my agenda since moving out to Australia, and over a year and a half later I’ve finally set foot on its European inspired streets. Bustling lane ways boast coffee culture with buskers and graffiti art, while the river is lined [...]