Thinking about it is one thing, the preparation, quite another. I think I’m starting to panic. I’m really on this whole challenging myself thing right now. I’m feeling like embracing my health and clarity of mind. Wanting to push my boundaries and reach for things I once thought were beyond my capabilities. Because, there’s … Continue reading Thoughts ahead of my biggest challenge yet, Everest Base Camp (3 months to go)
Do we need to justify our travel bug to beat our persistent guilt? Does travelling sustainably, responsibly and ethically ease those lingering feelings? These words are bounced about all over the place these days and increasingly travellers are being accused of irresponsible travel. That makes me feel guilty, along with feeling guilty for being “privileged” … Continue reading 5 Ways to be a responsible traveller
She’s the girl who spends her days wondering if she will ever make it home. The girl who romanticises the idea of falling in love all over the world. Not just with people, but with places that take her breath away and cause a fire to burn inside her like nothing else. She’s … Continue reading Being the girl that never sticks around
‘…but I’m here for the money’. His words rang in my ears. Am I totally mistaken? Have I got this whole expat life thing completely wrong? Let me tell you why I decided to pack my bags and up sticks to a whole new country. Don’t get me wrong, naturally the money helps. … Continue reading 3 very real things I learned from living as an expat
I guess with a name, an identity…a brand even? You find a niche and you work with it. But this day in age, 2017.. all the niches are full. Of course, nothing is ‘niche’ any longer. But it’s still OK to write about your travels, isn’t it? Even if I don’t have … Continue reading Where do you even start?