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Hand Luggage Only: How To Travel With Just A Handbag

Hand Luggage Only: How To Travel With Just A Handbag

A few months ago I went on a bit of an obsessive foray into the world of getting out of your comfort zone. It lead me to making absolutely no changes to my day-to-day life but I do feel like I’ve gained valuable knowledge and […]

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.

An Ode To Slowing Down and Countryside Living

An Ode To Slowing Down and Countryside Living

I grew up in a town on the edge of the countryside – not quite rural enough to be countryside, but far enough away from a city and take-aways that stayed open past 10pm to make it dull. To put it bluntly, I hated it. […]

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 […]