Category: Tips

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 […]

5 Tips to Travel More Sustainably (and Cheaper!)

5 Tips to Travel More Sustainably (and Cheaper!)

This isn’t a research-filled, eco-centric post that is asking you to change everything about the way you travel. It’s not fair to demand that kind of switch overnight. It’d cost too much, be a huge upheaval and possibly do more damage to the world. (Throwing […]

How I Travel Plan: Travel Planning Tips

How I Travel Plan: Travel Planning Tips

In three weeks, I am heading to Singapore to crash my mom’s work trip. Over the last few weeks, I’ve begun planning my conquest of the city (sorry, I’ve been listening to A LOT of history podcasts recently). I’m a big planner. Always have been. […]

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 […]