5 Things I Wish I Knew About Taiwan

I am not a fan of these types of titles, but now I get it. There are always things we would like to know before we embark on a trip, yet never seem to find that one piece of information. I hope this post will address those little things that you need to know.

Transient Friendships

In the short time, that I’ve been on this journey travelling the world; I have truly understood the concept of transient friendships and how it can make a huge difference in your life.

Prep Prep Prep

I can’t believe I’m sharing this but—hey! A few months before I left, boredom struck. I was at home with a friend discussing my upcoming plans, and decided I might as well start packing. Whether that was a good idea or not, you decide. We packed my clothes, shoes, toiletries and other bits and bobs….

Bring Back Malta

Fun Fact: Calypso Cave is said to be the cave that Homer wrote about in The Odyssey.

Brussels You Tried

Fun Fact: Brussels’ International Airport is the world’s largest chocolate selling point.

The Golden Bank Card

Ever wondered how I travel around and not incur ridiculous bank charges without the use of a credit card. How I avoid those cards which charge £1.50 to withdraw and 2.99% transaction fee? Read on to see what I use and possibly what could work for you.

A Lonely Road?

This post is a bit personal, but I wanted to share the joys and pains of travelling solo. I have learnt over the years I travel best on my own or with a few very select people. I don’t work well in groups, or I haven’t found that group I click with. Nevertheless, I have…

Route 66 – Oklahoma Legends

Fun Fact: Quapaw, the first town on the Mother Road in Oklahoma, is famous for “spooklights”, bouncing bright balls of white fire that have been reported as far back as the 1700s.