Experiences Bucket List

Although I have a drive to visit other countries and cultures, my desire to have continuous unique experiences – regardless of the location – is stronger…

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My Carry-On Essentials

I’ve put together a visual guide to what are the essential needs for any long or short flight…

3 Ways to Lose Weight When Travelling

A lot of people will see a holiday as a time to switch off from the ‘diet’. But pretend all you might, calories still count and if you travel regularly or are simply truly committed you maybe find yourself trying to stick to a healthy lifestyle no matter your location… Here is how to do it easily –

My 15 Top Tips for Trains

I get 10-14 trains a week so it’s safe to say that I’ve seen it all. Through that craziness, I’ve also learnt a lot. So I’ve compiled all my tips into one big post to help you be more savvy on trains…

Stay Warm in a Cold Hotel Room

I am a deathly cold person – always freezing and suffering worse that everyone around me. I’ve developed these ideas below to better help me keep warm during the cold winter nights away from home…

5 Ways to Smartly Pack a Suitcase

Throwing clothes in a suitcase for your latest adventure seems like an easy tasks but these 5 tips could help you pack a little smarter next time. Don’t forget to check my ‘Packing Guides’ to ensure you’re not taking anything you don’t need. Combined with these tips, you’ll be enjoying a stress-free organised suitcase…

My Favourite Low Calorie Snacks When Travelling

Staying on the diet when travelling is very hard. For the most part I just do my best by packing low-calorie snacks when I’m on the move and reaching for these before I reach for something from the shop. Below are my highly recommended low-cal snacks for travelling…

A Taste of Scotland

Last week my parents completed a 17-day tour of Scotland visiting islands, doing Whiskey tasting classes, eating the finest Scottish food and exploring the highlands and lochs. They brought us back a care package of Scottish treats – I thought it was so wonderful I just had to share…

Packing List: Autumn / Fall Holiday

Autumn (or Fall to our American friends) is a very strange time of year where it’s not too cold to wrap up in laters but not too warm to bust out the summer gear. Therefore you should aim for somewhere in the middle with layers to add if it get’s too cold. Below is my packing list for travelling in the Autumn…

An Introverts Guide to Travel

I’ve come to accept that I’m more of an introvert that I would like to be. I love the comforting feel of my own home and being around my own things. I need that time to recharge, reassess and have a break from the world. It can be difficult to want to travel the world whilst also having these tendencies. However I know I’m not alone so I’ve written this guide to help others who also have these conflicting desires…

Frugal Flying Tips

It’s no secret that buying a flight is often as much luck as it is skill. I’ve travelled a lot in my 25 years and I’ve yet to have conclusive evidence of how to why airlines price the way they do. Unfortunately they do whatever the hell they like and that doesn’t seem to be changing soon. So below are my researched top tips for ensuring you get your flight as cheap as possible…

How to Improve Hotel Room for All Your Senses

Since your own duvet, scented candles and your family aren’t exactly things you can bring along with you when traveling, you’ll need to pack a few other small necessities to make your hotel room warm and inviting rather than the hollow and empty atmosphere so usually found…

Wine, Dine and Sunshine

Wine, Dine and Sunshine is Harvey Nichols Sample Set Dinner Menu. It’s extremely good value if you’re craving a fancy night out but don’t want the cost alongside it. It’s 3 courses and a cocktail for only £22…