Month: August 2020

Green Ghost, Blue Ocean: Ultimate Adventure Travel Book

Green Ghost, Blue Ocean: Ultimate Adventure Travel Book

Has anyone else been tearing through their bookshelves at alarming rates during this pandemic? Just me? I’ve always loved reading. It’s the perfect escape from life without the headache of a screen. But the true crime kick I’d been on before the pandemic wasn’t cutting […]

Lokrum Island: Dubrovnik’s Best Kept Secret

Lokrum Island: Dubrovnik’s Best Kept Secret

10 minutes from the bustling city of Dubrovnik lies an unspoilt paradise of pine trees and beaches: Lokrum Island. I have nothing against Dubrovnik – in fact, it’s my favourite beach destination in the world. But sometimes you need a break from the crowded city […]

Workaway: Guide for Solo Travellers

Workaway: Guide for Solo Travellers

Workaway is a platform with over 50,000 opportunities for travellers to exchange work for meals and a place to stay. It was my program of choice when I decided to take a year off and spend 8 months travelling Europe after my undergraduate degree. I […]

Best Stratford Upon Avon Day Trip

Best Stratford Upon Avon Day Trip

Take a break from the busy cities of the UK to visit the quaint town of Stratford upon Avon. Just two hours North of London is the birthplace of William Shakespeare, waiting for you to visit. On a rare study break, I travelled from Oxford […]

How to Make the Most of the Scarborough Bluffs

How to Make the Most of the Scarborough Bluffs

I’ve hit that point in lockdown where I’ve done everything there is to do in my neighbourhood. I mapped Toronto on foot, I explored the lakeshore, I gazed adoringly at the public pool and wished I could go in. This weekend I hit a wall. […]