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Confession Time: I Didn’t Like Venice Beach

Confession Time: I Didn’t Like Venice Beach

What do you think of when you think of Venice Beach, CA?  Gorgeous, toned and tanned people wandering around under the glorious sunshine? The laid back lifestyle and people riding bikes around the twisty paths which run alongside the beach? Snapping that perfect photo of […]

The Ultimate NYC Bucketlist

The Ultimate NYC Bucketlist

    You know what the blogosphere needs more of? Posts about New York! I’m really not sure why so few bloggers write about NYC because it seems like a super bloggable, instragramabble place that lots of people would want to read about. Bloggers, you […]

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 […]

Salvation Mountain: A colourful desert masterpiece

Salvation Mountain: A colourful desert masterpiece

Salvation Mountain is a tribute to God located deep in the Southern Californian desert. It was home to Leonard Knight (he sadly passed away in 2014) who had no gas, electricity, running water, heating (not that heating was needed on the day I visited. It […]

San Diego: California’s Best Known Secret

San Diego: California’s Best Known Secret

I know it’s been a while since I update my blog but my last ever January exams(!!) got in the way. Things are back to normal now though so I thought I’d kick off this year’s travel posts with a post about my experience in […]