Destinations

An Afternoon On A Deserted Island

An Afternoon On A Deserted Island

I’d read about the deserted island – Ilha Deserta or Barreta Island – off the coast of Faro before I set off on my trip. I knew it was somewhere I wanted to experience, drawn in by the promise of tranquillity and solitude by the […]

Hostel Review: Well’come To Algarve, Faro

Hostel Review: Well’come To Algarve, Faro

Hostel review of Well’come To Algarve in Faro, Portugal.

Photo Diary: Picture Perfect Portugal

Photo Diary: Picture Perfect Portugal

Photo diary of a relaxing week travelling solo through the Algarve.

9 of Europe’s Creepiest Castles (and the Stories Behind Them)

9 of Europe’s Creepiest Castles (and the Stories Behind Them)

With its narrow cobblestone streets and its old medieval buildings Europe can easily been seen as a continent of fairy tales. However, its castles perched high on its hills hide some sinister secrets, the ghosts of which still linger today.   Below are some of the most haunted castles […]

A Girl Alone In New York City

A Girl Alone In New York City

I know every blogger under the sun likes to rave about how amazing New York City is.I know how they all churn out some wonderful fairytale about how it’s all eating bagels in Brooklyn and hopping on and off the subway without a care in […]

Have I Told You About The Time I Was On TV In Croatia?

Have I Told You About The Time I Was On TV In Croatia?

I’d been in Croatia for three weeks and, later on that day I was saying my final goodbyes and heading across the border to Slovenia. For the two and a bit days I’d been in Zagreb there had been a girl in my hostel room […]

Things To Do In Milan If You’re Not In To Football Or Fashion

Things To Do In Milan If You’re Not In To Football Or Fashion

I didn’t think I’d fall in love with Milan (or Italy if I’m being totally honest) but the fact that I absolutely fell for the city and the Italian way of life should be taken as a reminder not to judge a place until you’ve […]