Why Everyday Life Scares Me More Than Travelling Does

Posted by on May 7, 2016 in Inspiration | 57 Comments
Why Everyday Life Scares Me More Than Travelling Does

When I tell people my newest hair brained scheme (the last was to do a homestay in Guatemala for a summer, the next one is to travel from Beijing to Hong Kong on the Chinese trains on my own), the question I get asked the most is ‘aren’t you afraid?’. I guess in a word; […]

Traverse Travel Bloggers Conference: A Newbie’s Guide

Posted by on Apr 17, 2016 in Inspiration | 4 Comments
Traverse Travel Bloggers Conference: A Newbie’s Guide

I didn’t really know what to expect when I bought my ticket for Traverse 16. It looked fun: lots of networking opportunities and workshops with the best bloggers in the industry all enticed me. But is my blog developed enough? I thought. Do I have good enough traffic, or a substantial amount of twitter followers? […]

Maybe I lack fulfilment, but I travel to be the best possible version of myself.

Posted by on Apr 1, 2016 in Inspiration | 37 Comments
Maybe I lack fulfilment, but I travel to be the best possible version of myself.

This is a response to the article posted on Thought Catalog ‘Why Your Obsession With Travel Means That You’re Living A Mediocre Life.’ That bitter article that’s been doing the rounds on Facebook this week claiming that ‘you travel because you’re living a mediocre life’ has left me, along with many others, feeling anger and […]