The Ultimate Guide to Isla Holbox

Isla Holbox, Mexico, Travel

Located just off the Mexican coast, on the Yucatan Peninsula of Quintana Roo, lies a lazy yet vibrant island; a magical getaway from all the hustle and bustle of Playa del Carmen and Cancun. It’s cultivating charm comes from it’s unique character, the ‘not yet’ overly developed island holds host to many hidden gems, miles of white sandy beaches, an abundance of wildlife […]

January 24, 2018

Finding Flamingos in Holbox

Mexico, Travel

Who doesn’t love pink birds? Yes there are Flamingos here in Isla Holbox and do you know what’s even better? That they’re not used to humans, so getting close to them isn’t easy. Seeing them at peace and in their natural habitat is so much better than that of the Aruba experience. I decided to walk […]

November 3, 2017

Solo Traveller Trouble In Tulum

Destinations, Mexico, Travel, Tulum

Who would of thought I would find trouble in Tulum, of all places? Yet there are times on the road where people will take advantage of you or your situation, which can in turn either ruin your trip entirely, or even end it for you completely. Especially as a female solo traveller, as much as we all […]

November 4, 2016

A Guide to Tulum, Mexico

Destinations, Mexico, Travel, Tulum

Tulum was my first stop here in Mexico, with me only originally booking 6 days of exploration here. Yet nearly three weeks later, I am still here and still unwilling to leave. There are many wonderful reasons for my prolonged stay here but the thing I love the most, is the way this town can instantly make you feel at […]

October 17, 2016

Joel’s Wish – Cycling Across America


I stumbled across Joel’s Wish while scrolling through my Facebook news feed and I was moved and inspired by the story and the people behind it. I have been thinking of the right words to introduce Kyle and the rest of the team behind Joel’s Wish but in all honesty, Kyle’s words have so much […]

June 8, 2015

Travel The USA by Train – For Under $200


Little Facts Travelling between: Chicago, Illinois & Emeryville, California. Total Miles: 2,438 miles travelling through 7 states. States Travelled: Illinois – Iowa – Nebraska – Colorado – Utah – Nevada – California. Journey Duration: approx 52 hours. Best time of year: Personal preference, though late summer/fall is a beautiful time to go. Why Travel the […]

October 27, 2014

Q&A: Sven de Hondt – Hitch Hiking Half Way Across The World.


Who is Sven de Hondt? Well on his website ( he describes himself in this way;- “I’m a freelance-journalist for the Belgian magazines P-magazine & Che-magazine, a bartender in a Belgian beer bar, a movie aficionado, a self declared pop culture critic, a past time date show participant, a storyteller and an alternative traveller”. Sven embarked […]

February 26, 2014

New Zealand – The Cheap Way.

The Cheap Way, Travel

If your from the northern hemisphere, a trip down to New Zealand or Australia can end up costing you an arm and a leg. In reality, it’s something you would have to really plan and save up for. Then there is me, who used her monthly pay packet to buy a one way ticket to Auckland with […]

February 19, 2014

Female Solo Travel Tips – Budapest

Destinations, Europe, Travel

Budapest is the capital city of a small European country called Hungary. It is a cultural city, with plenty of things to see and do and even more to eat and drink. I highly recommend a visit to this beautiful city. I visited for 5 nights as a female solo traveller and would like to share […]

January 20, 2014

My Austrian Adventure

Destinations, Europe, Travel

I left in the early hours of the morning from London Stansted, just before the sun came up, so I was lucky enough to catch the sunrise somewhere over France as I was flying over but unluckily I just couldn’t manage to take a decent picture through the plane window. The plane was half empty which […]

January 16, 2014