Life As A Travel Blogger In 2017

Life As A Travel Blogger In 2017

Something strange is afoot. I opened my diary this morning and discovered we are half way through January 2017. What the flip? I feel like I just sat down to write my resolutions (promptly forgotten,…

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7 Travel New Year’s Resolutions For 2017

7 Travel New Year’s Resolutions For 2017

It’s the time of year for reflection and good intentions and rather than share with you my highlights from 2016 (I got hitched so had a fab year but know that may not be the…

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Do Travel Bloggers Need To State When They’ve Self-Funded Their Trips?

Do Travel Bloggers Need To State When They’ve Self-Funded Their Trips?

For the past few days I’ve been licking my wounds. Thankfully this happens very, very rarely but the other week a reader upset me. I’d posted a link to one of my recent helpful (I…

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I’ve Forgotten What It Means To Take A Holiday

I’ve Forgotten What It Means To Take A Holiday

I’ve just got back to Sydney after a month of travel and all of it was blooming brilliant. As you may have seen on the social medias I started September back in the UK for…

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Secret Diary Of A Travel Blogger: I Have A Massive Chip On My Shoulder

Secret Diary Of A Travel Blogger: I Have A Massive Chip On My Shoulder

Yesterday my husband asked me to pick up his dry cleaning and I nearly divorced him.* His simple request, politely made, literally sent me into a meltdown over that evening’s sausage and mash dinner. Not…

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Why You Should Enter Blogging Awards: My Experience Of #TBCAsia

Why You Should Enter Blogging Awards: My Experience Of #TBCAsia

Blogging is a lonely activity. The travel bloggers I know are some of the most gregarious, dynamic characters around but we spend a large part of our lives in the corner of a cafe plugging…

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Secret Diary Of A Travel Blogger: What I Do When I’m Not Travelling

Secret Diary Of A Travel Blogger: What I Do When I’m Not Travelling

The 9 to 5 (yeah right, more like 8 at least) of a travel blogger when she’s not on the road, laid out in all its boring, unsociable glory. 8.30 Alarm goes off. (It’s called work/sleep…

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A Tribute To Travel Bloggers’ Instagram Husbands

A Tribute To Travel Bloggers’ Instagram Husbands

Have you ever had to push yourself against a hotel room door, hiding in the corner whilst holding multiple items of luggage, as your other half conducts a mini photo shoot in the room you’ve just checked into?…

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How I Started Travel Blogging: A Short Story

How I Started Travel Blogging: A Short Story

In the beginning there was just my mum. Maybe also a few friends who feared I might hold a multiple choice quiz on my latest post at any moment. And, most obligated of, Lexy. Lexy…

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10 Truths Of Freelancing

10 Truths Of Freelancing

As one of my new year’s blogging resolutions was to get more personal and ‘keep it real’, here’s a slightly sarcastic take on some of the unsexy sides of freelancing you don’t often hear about.…

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