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A Two Week Itinerary for India

A Two Week Itinerary for India

Pin me for later! Recently my little friend Hannah (she is known affectionately as Midge, as she is no taller than a small Daffodil) told me she was heading to India for a two-week vay-cay with her friend Cat. Aside from…

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A Mini Guide to Whitstable

A Mini Guide to Whitstable

Something a little different for you today – a little travel guide to the Kentish town on the seaside known as Whitstable! If you’ve ever had a hankering for the old fashioned beach towns of yore, and wondered where to…

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5 Reasons I Love Melbourne

5 Reasons I Love Melbourne

  Australia is a strange place. The size of a large continent, with more uninhabited space than Russia, it’s about as far as you can fly from the UK. But fly there I did, back in 2009 when I did the…

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My Favourite London Cafes

My Favourite London Cafes

Oh how I love to eat. And how I love to do it in London. I’ve been meaning to do a post all about my favourite London cafés for a while now, but such is life, and I’ve not been arsed.…

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2015 Roundup: London Life

2015 Roundup: London Life

Okay, so this is awkward. I used to post monthly roundups. You may even remember them? No? Okay well, I did. Then, I started missing them….so I posted every other monthly roundups (I think they call that ‘bi-monthly’?). Then, I…

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Where to Travel in 2016

Where to Travel in 2016

  For the past two years, Oli and I have spent Christmas in the UK with our families and have swiftly departed to warmer climes in the early days of the New Year. So this year will be a little…

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Things to Do in London on New Years Eve

Things to Do in London on New Years Eve

New Years Eve is such a weird night, isn’t it? I’ve lived in London for over a decade and I can count on one hand the amount of great New Years nights I have had here. Purely, because I am…

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The Ultimate Guide to Hanoi for Beginners

The Ultimate Guide to Hanoi for Beginners

This weeks post is brought to you from Jess of Tripelio: Jess is a writer and blogger who loves to travel! Having visited places all over the globe, traveling is both her love and addiction (and she doesn’t want to…

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My Favourite Places to Eat & Drink in Bangkok

My Favourite Places to Eat & Drink in Bangkok

Bangkok is a city for decadence. It’s perfect for a night out feasting on food, quaffing all the drinks you can responsibly manage and squeezing in some dancing too. These five places tick all of my boxes when it comes…

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A Guide to Bangkok’s Chatuchak Market

A Guide to Bangkok’s Chatuchak Market

    Anyone who knows me knows this to be true: I hate shopping. Well, there are obviously exceptions to this statement; I can often be seen happily perusing a beauty haul (be it Boots, or Selfridges) for literally hours,…

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June, July & August Roundup: 20 Months of Travel

June, July & August Roundup: 20 Months of Travel

Okay this will be a mammoth roundup, as I’ve clearly lost the plot with any form of organisational skills. Indeed, I don’t seem to be on top of keeping the so called ‘monthly roundups’ in a monthly format at all! Since…

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A Packing List for Iceland in Summer

A Packing List for Iceland in Summer

This weeks post was written by Ashley Tippins, who recently launched the blog Standby Sojourners, which details her adventures around the world via non-revenue pass travel. Ashley has traveled to 27 countries, and loves to share practical tips and reviews interspersed with long-form…

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Turbulent Times in Thailand’s Koh Tao

Turbulent Times in Thailand’s Koh Tao

This title may appear dramatic, but I promise that when you finish reading this post you will agree that yes, it has been a touch turbulent. Sidenote: If you’re looking for some sensationalist nonsense about last years murders in Koh…

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Slowing Down in George Town.

Slowing Down in George Town.

It’s a fact universally acknowledged that living on a tropical island is incredible stressful. I’m pretty sure that’s a direct Jane Austen quote. She lived in Fiji right? Jokes aside, life is dreamy but of course, if you want to…

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May & June Roundup – 17 Months of Travel

May & June Roundup – 17 Months of Travel

Since I now live in Koh Tao and have been doing very little in the way of travelling, these posts may become a touch…dry, to say the least. But I think it’s still nice to write them every month (when…

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