Stories From The Road

December Diary: Reminiscing About Christmas Abroad

December Diary: Reminiscing About Christmas Abroad

When you think of Christmas what do you think of (besides presents and family time)? Snow, hot drinks, chunky-knit jumpers and fluffy socks? For years, Christmas movies and songs have portrayed the holiday season as a magical, cold, snowy winter wonderland so it’s no wonder that […]

Zadar: An Unexpected Little Gem On Croatia’s Coast

Zadar: An Unexpected Little Gem On Croatia’s Coast

I don’t know what I was expecting from Zadar but, oh my goodness, it wasn’t what I got. I’ll be completely honest, Zadar wasn’t really on the top of my list of places I wanted to see, but since the bus journey from Split to […]

I’m going on an adventure!

I’m going on an adventure!

Oh my god, what am I doing?! I’m currently sitting in Birmingham Airport waiting to board my one-way flight to Dubrovnik (well I’m actually waiting for the gate to be announced because apparently announcing the gate number before it opens isn’t a thing here *rolls […]

Hiking And Hostelling In Yosemite National Park

Hiking And Hostelling In Yosemite National Park

*This is a retrospective post about a trip I took in summer 2015 as part of a Trek America tour which you can read about here* The bracing wind hit my Vegas hangover like a freight train, but the sight in front of me more […]

My 48 Hour Stay In Las Vegas

My 48 Hour Stay In Las Vegas

*This is a retrospective post about a trip I took in summer 2015 as part of a Trek America tour which you can read about here* After we’d had two days of sunsets, sunrises, hiking, and thunderstorms it was time to say good bye to […]

A Sunset, A Pizza, And A Blindfold- My Trip To The Grand Canyon

A Sunset, A Pizza, And A Blindfold- My Trip To The Grand Canyon

*This is a retrospective post about a trip I took in summer 2015*   We clambered out of the van in the parking lot but only made it to the welcome sign before our tour guide, Lilly, pulled out a blindfold for each of us […]

‘Come Get Your Kicks…’: A one-day Road trip On Route 66

‘Come Get Your Kicks…’: A one-day Road trip On Route 66

*This a retrospective post about a trip I took in summer 2015* Excuse me whilst I try not to squeal and burst over the excitement of reliving this road trip I went on that I thought I would never get to do- not even in […]