Escape to Mexico – Living in Isla Holbox

Destinations, Isla Holbox, Life, Mexico, Travel

Living the island life, to many it may seem like a dream come true and to be honest it is but it also comes with many struggles and all round down days. I know there were many factors that contributed to me living here but I still get so confused as to how I actually […]

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Q&A – Jamie Ramsay – Running from Canada to Argentina.


There may be many reasons why you would choose to give up 600 days of your life to run a gruelling 18,000 km, completely solo. Reasons really nobody will understand but you, a journey this big needs thinking about, it needs reassurance from others that it is actually possible and it needs dedication and determination. […]

February 21, 2015

Where to Stay – Lake District.


One thing is for sure, the Lake District isn’t short on places to stay. With campsites, bed and breakfasts, guest houses, hotels, hostels and so much more, there is something to accommodate everyone. Here I look at some of the best places to stay in the Lakes, suiting all needs. The Budget Stay YHA Hostel […]

February 10, 2015

Visit Wales – Exploring my Home

Destinations, Travel, UK

The diversity and beauty of Wales will capture your heart, from its beautiful beaches, rugged coastline, heart stopping mountains and rolling hills, the warmth and kindness of it’s communities, the abundance of cosy and rural inns and their fresh and tasty food, Wales gives you more than you could ask for. I was born in England but […]

January 31, 2015

USA the cheap way.

The Cheap Way, Travel

Although some things can be unavoidably expensive, it is still relativity easy to save on the amount you spend by following some of these tips. Don’t do a Joey and share your food! The USA is famous for it’s fast food and larger than large portions. If you are travelling with others, share a meal […]

November 26, 2014

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

Mosquito Bites – 5 ways to get rid of the itch!


If your a budget traveller, there is nothing worse than needing medical treatment of some kind and having to pay the ridiculous prices that some places charge. I was a little naïve and maybe a little drunk from the cheap wine I had been drinking but I decided I would be just fine cooking my […]

October 10, 2014

Pilgrim House Hostel – Memphis, Tennessee.


If you are planning on heading to Memphis  and need a cheap place to stay, look no further. The Pilgrim House Hostel is the perfect place to stay while you explore everything Memphis has to offer. Yes it is quirky, with a deposit system where you pay $10 and can only retrieve your money at […]

October 7, 2014

Q&A: Christoph Rehage – The Longest Way.


  Christoph Rehage set off from Beijing On November 9th, 2007, on his 26th Birthday with nothing but himself and the open road. The video he put together went viral with over 5 million views on YouTube alone. He has stopped walking for now but has kindly taken some time to answer some of my questions. […]

March 30, 2014

Q&A: Nate Damm – Walking Across America.


Who is Nate Damm? This is a short bio taken from his website;- ‘Short version of my story: Grew up in Maine, went to school, started a nice life, gave everything up to walk across America, and never went back to the real world. I’ve been on the road since February of 2011. Currently wandering […]

March 13, 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