My 2019 Travel Goals

I always find it helpful to make a good old list – it really keeps the mind focused. And for me, there’s nothing like setting yourself some travel goals at the beginning of each year. I like to think of it as new year’s resolution I actually want to keep! So, where’s on my list for 2019? Here we go… Portugal …

Top 3 Destinations For a UK Hen Do

I’ve spent a good chunk of time recently looking forward to next May when I finally become an honest woman(!!). Although I’m getting married in Portugal (check out the venue!) and having my hen party in Lisbon, there are a few people who can’t make the trip so I’ve been considering a ‘top up hen do’ here in the UK. …

Weekend Walks: Silent Pool and St Martha’s Hill

I love to get outside in the fresh air at any time of year, but there’s something about January that makes you feel, I don’t know… that it requires a little more effort than those long, lazy summer walks, you know? It’s no surprise that January is regarded as the gloomiest month of the year, and with it comes the …

My Favourite Winter Sun Destinations

It’s that season again. Deepest darkest winter is upon us, the buzz of Christmas has come and gone, leaving us with heavier waistlines and lighter bank balances, and everyone’s just lost a bit of mojo. Time for a holiday. There’s a lot to be said for throwing in the towel for a couple of weeks merely days or weeks after …

The Top 5 Luxury Travel Destinations In The World Right Now

For some people, the idea of a luxury holiday conjures up dreams of five-star hotels or a private ocean-view villa. Others see a luxury holiday as a chance to take a once in a lifetime opportunity to experience something new in comfort. For me, it can be both things. I am an adventurer at heart, so cruising to the Galapagos was …

How to Prepare for Your Kilimanjaro Trek

Mount Kilimanjaro! The name of this awe-inspiring summit is by itself enough to send shivers of excitement (as well as terror) down one’s spine. And, hiking up 19,340 feet to reach the topmost point of Mt. Kilimanjaro is every hiker’s dream come true. But as much as hiking up this great mountain sounds daunting, with good preparation, planning, training, and …

10 Clever Ways to Get Paid While Travelling the World

Are you an adventurous spirit that wants to see the world?  But you don’t know how to make money while on your journey?  If so, you have come to the right place!  Today, I’m going to tell you about 10 unique ways to get paid while traveling the world. 1. Work as a Diving Instructor Is one of your passions …

3 days in New York: A Travel Guide

So, you’ve hit the Big Apple and you have three days to explore – what’s next? Well, they don’t call it the ‘Big Apple’ for nothing – with 304 mi² of sights, lights and wild nights, there’s plenty to fill your time. Here are my picks for spending 3 days in New York City, with a mix of big-hitting sights, …