30 things to (d̶o̶ ̶b̶e̶f̶o̶r̶e̶) Rock my 30’s – Travel and Lifestyle Bucket List

30 things to (d̶o̶ ̶b̶e̶f̶o̶r̶e̶) Rock my 30’s – Travel and Lifestyle Bucket List

Last month marked my milestone birthday and whilst browsing through my travel memorabilia box, I came across my '30 things to do before 30' bucket list. After reading it and realizing I’d only ticked half the items off, it got me thinking about how little I felt I'd achieved. I hadn't bought yet a house, [...]

Bedbugs, Bruises and Backpacks – Travel Mishaps and what I’ve learned from them

Bedbugs, Bruises and Backpacks – Travel Mishaps and what I’ve learned from them

After travelling on and off for the past 12 years it will come to no surprise that I've experienced my fair share of travel mishaps, from almost being denied entry to the US to being held at knife point in Paris. Although some of these experiences were terrifying they also taught many valuable lessons, not [...]

Reindeer Patties and Pickled Herring – Experience a taste of Scandinavia

Reindeer Patties and Pickled Herring – Experience a taste of Scandinavia

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 [...]

Why every traveller should work at a Hostel at least once.

Why every traveller should work at a Hostel at least once.

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 [...]