Follow my blog with Bloglovin Have you ever spent a considerable amount of time away from home and started to miss it like crazy? No matter how much we enjoy being away, most people seem to experience a level of homesickness at one point or another. Now I’m not just talking about a holiday here...... Continue Reading →
For this week’s blog post I’ve created a video to share my experience of spending 5 weeks in Mexico over March and April. I was pleasantly surprised by how beautiful the country was and how safe I felt throughout my trip. Check out the video below and let me know what you think. https://youtu.be/ImVm-l3cdyo ... Continue Reading →
Have you ever heard raving reviews about a place and been thoroughly underwhelmed when you went to check it out yourself? I’m going to tell you about my experience of this on my two recent visits to New Orleans (NOLA). Expectation In the lead up to my first visit to NOLA, a number of people... Continue Reading →
Travel can often involve driving in foreign places, sometimes even on the “other” side of the road to your home country. The freedom of driving around a new place is amazing… it gives you the ultimate flexibility to get around and see places not accessible by public transport. Just so you know, people drive on the... Continue Reading →
Do you have trouble starting conversations with strangers while on your travels, and more importantly, why should you? I have found there are many people who are afraid to start conversations with strangers but I can assure you this is one of the most incredible aspects of travelling and it’s also led to some of... Continue Reading →
Curious about what it’s like to stay in a hostel? Not sure what to expect? Hostelling 101 gives you all the information you need to know about staying in hostels. As a follow on from Hostelling 101 (Part 1), this article provides advice on: What to pack for a hostel stay How to have the... Continue Reading →
Have you ever found yourself in a situation wondering what on earth you were thinking? When your mental and physical stamina were tested like never before?
Have you ever returned to the same place a second time and had a completely different experience to your first visit? You may have had a better experience… or wondered why you loved that place so much the first time you visited.
One of the most common questions I get from friends, family and people I meet along my travels is something to the effect of “How are you funding your travels?” After a while, I realised this is obviously something people are curious about and often people don’t feel like regular, long-term travel is something they are capable of doing.