Travelling when you’re totally heartbroken.

Meeting someone when you’re away is wonderful. It’s great because you don’t feel alone, you have someone to rely on, go home with, travel with, maybe even carry your bag; which is basically the worst thing about being away. Meeting someone at home you arrange a date, you hang out, go to work, stay at […]

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Women owned/operated hostels in Asia, I salute you.

I don’t know enough about the ins and outs of Asian hierarchy to have a really well informed opinion of what it must be like to set up your own business as a woman in remote parts of Asia. But being aware of the setbacks, discriminations, restrictions, prejudices and pay gaps etc in western society […]

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My double chin- how my diet has nosedived since I started travelling. 

It’s not so much the eating, although that is a problem. It’s the drinking; the booze sends you into a viscous circle of late night snacks which obvs you’ve gotta bookend with some suitable hangover food in the morning.Before I left the UK I saw a nutritionist regularly, I monitored my meals closely and would […]

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Byeeeeee Philippines

It’s hard to get around the Philippines. That’s it, that’s the bottom line. Online information is often out of date and therefore you kind of don’t trust any of it. People say yes when they mean no. Is the ferry at 8? Yes. It wasn’t. Do you know the way to my hostel? Yes. He […]

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How to do everything on the Trip Advisor Top 10 of Bohol in one day.

The Chocolate Hills tour, the most random tour ever, E V E R…- Python Sanctuary. This confused us all as it was the Chocolate Hills tour. Most people stayed on the bus and I don’t think they regretted that decision. – Tarsier Sanctuary. Now these little guys are cute, super cute. They’re nocturnal so super […]

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What I did on Boracay Island.

Pukka beach? No. Diving? No. Island hopping? No. I did nothing for two weeks. It was great. – What I did do really well- Watch the sunset Swim Eat Chill Drink rum and coke Exit bar Smoke restaurant Andoks chicken The 25peso dumpling place Pasta night at Frendz hostel Party party Reggae I may not […]

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