Going to the Beach Alone – Solo Travel Tips

Going to the Beach Alone - Woman on a beach facing away from the camera wearing a large hat

When you’re travelling alone, some things get more complicated.  Going to the beach alone is one of those!  Staying safe and keeping your belongings secure when you are on your own at the beach isn’t always easy.  So, I’m sharing all of my knowledge and tips to help you to enjoy your solo beach trip […]

Unique Travel Gifts for Travel Lovers

Unique Travel Gifts for Travel Lovers - gift wrapped in a world map tied with a pink bow

If you’re looking for some fabulous, functional and unique travel gifts to buy that special someone, then look no further! I’ve brought together my favourite travel gift ideas for you to choose from.  From stocking stuffers and useful gadgets to full-on tech wizardry, I’ll help you find the best gifts for travel lovers to fit […]

The Best Places for Solo Female Travel in 2022

The Best Places for Solo Female Travel Fishermen's Bastion at Sunrise with Claire walking up some steps under an archway with a turret behind her - Budapest

If you’re planning a solo trip this year (subject to travel restrictions), I’ve got some excellent suggestions for you.  I asked some of my fellow female travel bloggers to share their recommendations for the best places for solo female travel in 2022, which I’ve included alongside some of my own recommendations.  You’ll find inspiration for […]

Budapest Food Guide: What to Eat in Budapest Hungary

Goulash Delicious Hungarian Soup - What to Eat in Budapest

I must admit, when I think about delicious cuisine in Europe, Hungarian food doesn’t automatically spring to mind.  However, there is some incredible food in Budapest to enjoy, and I loved trying out all the traditional Hungarian dishes I could find.  If you are wondering what to eat in Budapest, get your taste buds going […]

How to Maintain a Healthy Work-Life Balance as a Digital Nomad

Digital Nomad Lifestyle Tips - How to Get a Healthy Work Life Balance as a Digital Nomad - Woman on beach with laptop

Work-Life balance is more important these days than it has ever been, especially as many of us are now working from home.  For digital nomads, striking the ideal balance between work and play (or work and rest!) can be a challenge.  However, after nearly five years of working remotely, I’ve got much better at managing […]

Self-Care Tips to Survive Coronavirus Self-Isolation

Self Care Tips to Survive Coronavirus Pandemic

I can’t avoid it any longer.  Coronavirus has impacted my travel plans one way or another for 3 trips in the last month, so I have finally accepted that I will probably have to be at home for the foreseeable future.  As a lot of us will be spending time indoors, it’s important to look […]

Exploring Mexico: 2 Week Yucatan Itinerary

El Castillo Pyramid at Chichen Itza - The Best 2 Week Yucatan Itinerary

Mexico is one of those countries I just can’t get enough of.  The delicious food, fascinating culture, friendly people, and awe-inspiring natural wonders combine to make a captivating blend of everything you could possibly ask for in a destination.  After spending a couple of months in the Yucatan Peninsula, I’ve put together what I think […]

11 Ways to Reduce the Carbon Footprint of Your Flights

Aeroplane View - How to Reduce the Carbon Footprint of your Flights

I like to think I do my bit for the planet.  I recycle, I don’t buy plastic water bottles, I am kind to animals…. But my guilty secret?  Flying.  I adore travelling, and flying is part of travel so I feel like I can’t just give it up!  However, I know I need to do […]

The Perfect Cusco Itinerary: How to Spend 2 Days in Cusco Peru

Cusco Cathedral - 2 Day Cusco Itinerary

If you are travelling to Peru, you will certainly visit Cusco.  Cusco was the capital of the Inca Empire and was also known as the bellybutton of the World.  Evidence of Inca culture is everywhere in this fascinating city, and it is the base for most people going to Machu Picchu.  However, before attempting the […]

Peru Food Guide: What to Eat in Peru

Peru Food Guide - What To Eat in Peru - Ceviche

Peruvian food is famous all over the world, and for good reason.  In 2019, Peru was crowned the World’s Best Culinary Destination for the eighth year running, so you know that the Peru food scene is bursting with incredible dishes. Immigrants from Europe, Asia and Africa all came to Peru with their own style of […]