Tag: adventure

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.

Everything I’m Leaving Behind In 2018 (and a few 2019 goals)

Everything I’m Leaving Behind In 2018 (and a few 2019 goals)

New year, new goals. Time to leave things that don’t help you grow behind

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 […]

Things I Wish I’d Known Before I Started University

Things I Wish I’d Known Before I Started University

Yes, hello, hi, this is yet another post about starting university clogging up your feed/timeline/whatever you happen to read blog posts on. I know this is a topic that has been written about hundreds of times but that’s because university is a scary life moment […]

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 […]