How My Travel Blog Led to a Career I Love

As a child, I was a complete bookworm. I’m talking head in a book 24/7. I loved reading and, more often than not, had a tower of books at the bottom of my bed. Along with my love of reading came a passion for writing. English Language and Literature were two of my favourite subjects at school. But while I’ve always enjoyed putting pen to … Continue reading How My Travel Blog Led to a Career I Love

Fairy Pools and Cuillins - 30 Photos of the Isle of Skye to Ignite Your Wanderlust

30 Photos of the Isle of Skye to Ignite Your Wanderlust

After seeing some incredible photos of the Isle of Skye and hearing dozens of friends wax lyrical about how beautiful it is, we knew we had to visit. The Isle of Skye is definitely a buzz destination at the moment, with scores of people flocking there each year to see what all the fuss is about. And it’s easy to see why. Jaw-dropping, unspoiled landscapes, … Continue reading 30 Photos of the Isle of Skye to Ignite Your Wanderlust

The Perfectly Imperfect Side to Travel

It’s all too easy to be completely misled by the carefully manicured shots we see on social media. Whether it’s a girl posing on top of a mountain in a floaty red dress or besties enjoying a champagne picnic in front of the Eiffel Tower, these shots give the impression that travel is always idyllic. I’m guilty of it myself. My Instagram gallery is full … Continue reading The Perfectly Imperfect Side to Travel

We need to talk about animal tourism!

We’ve all seen them…the selfies on Instagram of tourists posing with docile-looking tigers or riding on the back of an elephant. And, we’ve all heard of Seaworld and other attractions that provide the opportunity to touch, ride or otherwise interact with animals. But, are these attractions just harmless fun or is there something more sinister to be aware of? First off, I will say that … Continue reading We need to talk about animal tourism!

Driving For The Hell Of It - France to Italy

Driving for the Hell of It – from France to Italy

There’s something refreshing about taking a road trip and not having a set destination. Just driving for the sheer hell of it and seeing where you end up. That’s exactly what I did when I visited my good friend, Laura, in Cannes, South of France. I admitted with total embarrassment that I’d never been to Italy and as Cannes is practically on the French-Italian border, … Continue reading Driving for the Hell of It – from France to Italy

Why I Like To Travel Solo

Why I Love to Travel Solo

When I fell in love with travelling in 2014, I came to the realisation that if I wanted to see the world, I’d have to stop waiting for people to join me and travel solo. Fortunately, I’ve always been fiercely independent and content with my own company. Don’t get my wrong, I love being around friends and family but I’m also happy going it alone. … Continue reading Why I Love to Travel Solo

Cannes, Côte d'Azur, South France - In Pictures

15 Beautiful Photos of Cannes, Cote d’Azur, France

Recently, I enjoyed a last minute break in the beautiful town of Cannes, located in the south of France. While I love sightseeing and exploring, this trip was more about relaxing and spending some time with a good friend of mine who lives in Cannes. As a travel blogger, I often feel a responsibility to scout out every destination, discovering hidden gems off the beaten … Continue reading 15 Beautiful Photos of Cannes, Cote d’Azur, France

Here's why you should travel the world - reasons to travel

Here’s Why You Should Travel the World

Many people still think travel is a luxury they can’t afford. And what’s more, they don’t see the need for it and feel they don’t have any reasons to travel. While we all love a well-earned rest and a week in the sun from time to time, many of us will do anything to avoid getting out of our comfort zone. And there’s nothing wrong … Continue reading Here’s Why You Should Travel the World