It’s not okay to do that man; Safety for travelling women.

The relative safety I felt as a solo woman travelling in Asia was in most instances less at risk than I felt in London. There were moments that I felt vulnerable naturally, but that was more a forewarning ushering up my guard than an actual life or death situation. Besides, reaching the ripe old age […]

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Let’s talk about diarrhoea…

Yes let’s! This crowd pleaser comes up in conversation more than sex, more than next destinations; more than ANYTHING, and rightly so. The immediate discussion of the shits with strangers and new best friends is a loveable concept and one that if was frowned upon, I would miss. A sort of solidarity, or just the […]

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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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