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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.

Madeira Photo Diary: Postcards From Paradise Island

Madeira Photo Diary: Postcards From Paradise Island

Madeira, the little Portuguese Archipelago off the coast of Africa, often flies under people’s radar as they prefer to visit the nearby Canary Islands instead. These people are missing out on something truly special. Madeira is made up of four islands, one of which is […]

Feeling Festive In Funchal

Feeling Festive In Funchal

Funchal, the capital city of Madeira, may be small but it’s Christmas celebrations are anything but! Find out what they’ve got going on this year – and why I feel more festive here than back home