Category: Tips

3 Souvenirs to Share with Travel Friends

3 Souvenirs to Share with Travel Friends

When we travel, we tend to think of the souvenirs to bring home to our family. We don’t think about giving things to the friends we make along the way. I used to think this way, too. Until I met my friend Savannah. She was […]

8 Things I Learned From 8 Months in Europe

8 Things I Learned From 8 Months in Europe

Last year, I spent 8 months travelling Europe (and Morocco and Turkey). I learnt a lot during that time – probably more than I did during my 4-year uni degree. While I discovered a lot about the world, the biggest revelations turned out to be […]

7 Day Blog Challenge

7 Day Blog Challenge

Hey guys! You may be wondering why I’m posting on a Tuesday, right after this week’s post has gone live. It’s not an accident! This week, I’ve signed up to participate in a 7 Day Blog Challenge with one of my favourite Facebook Groups for […]

The Pros and Cons of Solo Travel

The Pros and Cons of Solo Travel

Over the last two years, I have solo travelled through nearly 15 countries. It wasn’t always ideal. I had plenty of mishaps that reminded me of getting lost in Amsterdam three years ago. But with those issues, there was freedom! This post is part of […]

It’s Ok to Spend Christmas Alone

It’s Ok to Spend Christmas Alone

Last year, I spent my first Christmas alone. I’ve travelled a lot, but I’ve always made it home for the holidays. So, to challenge myself last year, I decided to spend the holidays away from my family. I hadn’t intended to be entirely alone, but […]

How to Find a Doctor While Travelling

How to Find a Doctor While Travelling

Unfortunately, this week the cold I’ve been fighting finally took me down. Within a few days, I was stuffy and miserable. I have a pretty weak immune system that is easily taken down by stress (three weeks living in hostels and getting on a bus […]

How Podcasts Help My Travel Anxiety

How Podcasts Help My Travel Anxiety

I was looking back at my photos from my travels last year and I quickly noticed a pattern: I’m almost always wearing headphones. And I’ve never explained why they seem to be my favourite accessory. It’s because I’m listening to podcasts – literally, all the […]

So You Want to Write a Travel Journal

Why Keep a Travel Journal A travel journal is a flexible and personal way to store your travel memories. You don’t need to be burned by internet connectivity or premade themes; it can be whatever you want! Some people prefer to keep theirs in a diary […]