Hi I'm Sarah and I'm a York based travel blogger on a mission to see the world... but more importantly trying to see it differently. Who am I? I'm a 29 year old Aviation Operations Graduate with an interest in writing, travelling (duh!) and headbanging. My Blog On my blog I like to address topics … Continue reading About me
So by now most of you will have already read a tonne of travel hacks on how to bag cheap flights, and compare deals online. So now comes the next step, extending your stay and maximising your money. In this post I want to share with you how to make the most of backpacking on … Continue reading How to actually travel on the cheap – Europe Edition
When the average person thinks of Scandinavian food, we either think it’s just bland and nothing devoid of flavour or just weird and disgusting (like a sheep’s head or rotten fish/shark). But having been to Norway and Denmark, (Oslo and Copenhagen respectively) and searching for the real traditional Scandinavian meal, I have found that Scandinavian … Continue reading Reindeer Patties and Pickled Herring – Experience a taste of Scandinavia
Whether you're just passing through on your travels or fancy an impromptu trip away, its always a good idea to take advantage of a quick fire visit to Paris. Much faster than waiting two hours in the airport and considerably less hassle than driving, the simple solution is Eurostar. Eurostar departs from St Pancras International … Continue reading Eurostar Adventure – London to Paris
I know what some of you are thinking... hostels. People's thoughts on hostels will of course vary. The first being the enthusiasts, the fun seekers, always on the hunt for a fun night out and a cheap place to crash the morning after. The solo travellers looking to make friends and immerse themselves into the … Continue reading Why every traveller should work at a Hostel at least once.
With my upcoming trips to Norway and Denmark coming up this Fall, I thought it would be a fun idea to put together together a 'Scandinavian/Nordic inspired look book' listing my already existing favourite key pieces from my capsule wardrobe. For those of you who know me well, you will already be aware that my … Continue reading Tips from a minimalist – My Fall/Winter wardrobe
My go to hair and skincare routine for a girl (or guy) on the go. As we know many of us will encounter varying types of weather during our travels. From the humidity and sweat of a Hawaiian summer to dry chapped skin in an Oslo winter. If you're like me you may struggle with … Continue reading My go to hair & skincare products for backpacker on the go.
Okay, so I have a fun (and practical) post for you folks today. Life on the road travelling can be pretty stressful, so hopefully this fun app will take away some of the strain. Julius, the creator of 'Gratitude' has reached out to me via Twitter to tell me about a brand new travel and … Continue reading Introducing – Gratitude App
Whenever I hear Americans and/or Canadians say they want to visit England, 95% of them are referring to London and that’s usually where they go. London and the surrounding areas, pretty much referring to the whole of England as just London, Forgetting that there is a whole world of wonder and loads more to the … Continue reading Four Really Dope Places in England that AREN’T London @mortuusmachina
Now of course don't get me wrong, we're all aware of the amazing sights and museums that Paris has to offer. I certainly don't blame the 32 plus million foreign visitors that come to Paris each year. This City of Lights has so much rich history and culture to share. I've yet to meet a … Continue reading Paris – Off the beaten track