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Brace yourself folks, there are about 600 posts on this blog and I’m totally expecting you to read them all.

Or not!

Instead, I thought I might make it easier to help you navigate this rabbit’s warren of ramblings on boutique hotels, brunch spots and life as a travel blogger.

Readers Picks

The readers have spoken (well, read and commented) and this is what they loved the most:

30 things you learn when you move to Australia

How to live a life of travel without giving up your day job

10 things I love about living in Sydney (and a couple of things that bug me!)

What to do and where to stay in Sri Lanka

What it is like to fly in Singapore Airlines Suites – sleeping in a double bed in the sky!

Wearing Camilla Kaftan in Greece

My Personal Faves

What not to do at Japanese onsen

Street art and social change in South Africa

Riding the rails in Sri Lanka

Secret diary of a travel blogger: I have a massive chip on my shoulder 

Inside Dharavi – Mumbai’s famous slum – with Reality Tours

What Can I Help You With?

Looking for inspiration for your next trip?

Start with these stylish travel guides where I show you how to have luxury holidays for less than they look.

Satisfy your cravings

Binge on all the best brunch, coffee and cake spots I’ve road-tested around the globe.

Moving to Australia?

Find out what life is really like for this Brit who moved to Oz with a man from Melbourne.

Blog tips

Maybe you’re a blogger like me who needs a some straight-talking advice. Find all my best blog tips here.

Checking In

Keep abreast of my blog lyfe going forward (and back if you wish) with these weekly behind-the-scenes diaries.

Favourite places

And finally, check out the places I love the most out of the 60 countries I’ve been to thus far.


Sri Lanka