Category: Tips

What Type of Solo Traveller Are You?

What Type of Solo Traveller Are You?

Looking to find out what type of solo traveller you are? Then this is the quiz for you! Solo travel has become increasingly popular over the years. I love that it’s become more common for people to stop waiting around for friends and family to […]

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 […]

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 […]

It’s Hard to Pack When You Hate Your Body

It’s Hard to Pack When You Hate Your Body

Trigger Warning: “It’s Hard to Pack When You Hate Your Body” deals with body image issues and mentions eating disorders.   I’ve struggled with packing and with body image issues for as long as I can remember. It’s hard to pack when you hate your […]

An Angry Letter to the Corona Virus

An Angry Letter to the Corona Virus

With all the craziness in the world lately, I really struggled with what to write about this week. It seemed wrong to share beautiful photos of the world and encourage travel when my friends are fleeing to their homes. Or to post about delicious meals […]

My 2019 Year in Review

My 2019 Year in Review

I didn’t intend to write one of these “year in review” things. I usually find them braggy or overly positive. No one’s life is perfect and I don’t like to pretend that mine is. That being said, I had a pretty great year. Some people […]

Is Marrakech Safe for Solo Female Travellers?

Is Marrakech Safe for Solo Female Travellers?

Marrakech was one of my favourite places I visited during my 8 months in Europe (…even though it’s not in Europe). Morocco’s best-known city is hugely popular for a reason. The Medina blends history with rich culture, delicious food and beautiful scenes. And the shopping […]

How Travel Helped Me Handle My Bedroom Flooding

How Travel Helped Me Handle My Bedroom Flooding

It’s a weird title, right? I mean, how are travel and my bedroom (one that I’m not in) flooding? Stick with me and you’ll find out.   The Great Flood Our story begins this weekend, when I called my mom for our weekly chat. She […]

It’s Ok to Say No to Travel

It’s Ok to Say No to Travel

I know, the title is pretty controversial for a travel blog, but hear me out. Sometimes, you have to turn down travel. Money, time, energy, health and simply not wanting to go are all reasons I’ve said no to travel opportunities before. It’s easier to […]

Missing Moments While Travelling: Dealing with Travel Guilt

Missing Moments While Travelling: Dealing with Travel Guilt

Living a semi-nomadic life as I do, I end up missing a lot of moments. While I’m hot air ballooning in Cappadoccia or visiting Hobbits in New Zealand, other peoples’ lives keep going. Birthdays, graduations, promotions are all happening while I’m a distant pin point […]