Is Tanzania Safe for Women Travelling Solo?

Is Tanzania Safe for Women Travelling Solo?

If there is one thing I get asked the most when I talk to people about my travels, it’s whether Tanzania is considered safe for women travelling solo. Many people find it surprising that I lived and volunteered in Tanzania for five months. And I get it…before I went, I was also nervous about the unknown and all the potential dangers that the media does …

Where Is…Kelly from Travelling History?

Where Is...Kelly from Travelling History-

Welcome to this week’s “Where Is…?” – a weekly feature where I get to speak to fellow wanderers about where they are in the world. This week I am chatting to Kelly Hayes, the founder of Travelling History – a travel blog for those who enjoy learning about the history and culture of their vacation destinations. Originally from Canada, she moved to Glasgow in 2013 to complete …

Tips for First Time Travellers on a Cruise Ship

Tips For First Time Travellers on a Cruise Shop

Ever since my mum returned from a seven-day cruise around the Norwegian Fjords, I have been thinking a lot about them. I have to be honest, it was never really a form of travel that I had contemplated before. The idea of travelling around for weeks at a time on what is essentially a big floating all-inclusive resort didn’t really seem like my cup-of-tea. BUT…after …

Where Is…What Lauren Wrote?

Where Is...What Lauren Wrote-

Welcome to this week’s “Where Is…?” – a weekly feature where I get to speak to fellow wanderers about where they are in the world. This week I am excited to talk to Lauren India Rote about her first solo trip to a place I am soon to visit myself – Barcelona! Lauren is a solo female traveller and blogger at What Lauren Wrote (love the play …

25 Travel Bloggers Reveal The Best Festivals Around The World

25 Travel Bloggers Reveal The Best Festivals Around The World

Summer is just around the corner and for us Brits that means there is festival after festival to look forward to. But from all corners of the world, there are celebrations to be had all year around – from music events and beer and food festivals, to cultural gatherings and important religious ceremonies. Every year millions and millions of people across the earth gather to …

Where Is…The Endless Adventure?

Where Is...The Endless Adventure-

Welcome to this week’s “Where Is…?” – a weekly feature where I get to speak to fellow wanderers about where they are in the world. This week I have been chatting to Allison and Eric, a husband-and-wife-duo who sold everything and left their home in San Francisco in search of adventure. They make some brilliant vlogs about their travels and also blog about living a …

My Top Luxury European City Breaks

My Top Luxury European City Breaks

With 26 countries under my belt, I think it’s fair to say I’ve been about a bit! But out of these 26 countries, 15 have been in Europe…and yet there is still so much of this diverse continent that I want to explore. For the most part on this blog, I talk about my budget backpacking experiences a little further afield, but believe it or …

7 Reasons Costa Rica is on My Travel Wish List

7 Reasons Costa Rica is on my Travel Wish List

I’ve been daydreaming of Latin America for a number of years now. But when I flick through brochure after brochure to get those wanderlust juices flowing, Costa Rica always seems to be the first country to stand out to me on the pages, screaming “visit me, visit me!”  One of the main reasons this country features high on my Latin America travel wish list is …