Sunrise at the Taj Mahal

I couldn’t think of a more fitting end to my 3 and a half month trip around India than to lay my eyes on the Taj Mahal. It’s been a secret dream of mine to visit, ever since I can remember, and I can guarantee that if I asked you to name 3 things in India then the Taj would …

A Journey Inside a Mumbai Slum

I’m going to ask you to challenge your perceptions. What do you immediately think of when you hear the word ‘slum’? Really think about it for a minute. Do you think of poverty? Of filth and squalour and poor sanitation? Of people living in desperation and misery? I’m ashamed to admit that before my visit to the Dharavi slum in …

the perfect adventure

Travel Bloggers Explore: the Concept of The Perfect Adventure

“Adventure”. It’s an exciting word isn’t it? Defined as everything from ‘an exciting or very unusual experience’ to ‘a bold, usually risky undertaking; hazardous action of uncertain outcome’, the word means something a little different to everyone.  For me, it’s both of these things. I don’t think you need to be bungee jumping or sky diving to be considered adventurous. Trying …

adventure everyday

10 Ways to Bring Adventure to Your Everyday

There’s no doubt about it. Doing the same things day in and day out can be monotonous. Get up, go to gym, work, eat, work again, eat again, drink copious amounts of alcohol, dread the morning, go to bed. We’re all guilty of slipping into a routine and allowing our busy work schedules to consume us, and before you know it, …