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Cerro Monserrate – A 17th Century Sanctuary in Bogotá

Cerro Monserrate – A 17th Century Sanctuary in Bogotá

11th October 2017 No Comment
I realised the other day that in the last two years I’ve been to Colombia four times with my current job, which seems like a lot! Much as I’ve enjoyed my trips to this beautiful country, Colombia does come with what could be considered quite a significant health and safety warning. I’ve never felt unsafe […]
Should you visit Barbados during the off-season?

Should you visit Barbados during the off-season?

5th October 2017 No Comment
Places like Barbados and other countries in the Caribbean are often considered to be luxury (read: extortionate) destinations for travellers from the UK and Europe. However, there are ways to get the price down, particularly nowadays with such a lot of flight and accommodation packages available. Even with the packages though, your dream holiday could […]
Exploring the El Poblado district, Medellin

Exploring the El Poblado district, Medellin

30th September 2017 No Comment
Medellin is the second-largest city in Colombia and is located in Antioquia, north-west of Bogota. A lot of people probably only know the city from watching Narcos on Netflix. Medellin is still perceived as a very dangerous city by a lot of people, but my experience has been that it’s a great and easy city […]
Inverness City Guide

Inverness City Guide

6th September 2017 4 Comments
Commonly referred to as ‘the capital of the Highlands’, Inverness is a beautiful little city located in the north of Scotland. It has a population of less than 50,000 and was built around the River Ness, which flows right through the centre of the city. History Inverness was originally a base for the Picts, a […]
7 food stops not to miss on the NC500

7 food stops not to miss on the NC500

28th August 2017 4 Comments
We just got back from our amazing holiday doing the North Coast 500 (NC500) route in Scotland. For me, a major highlight of our NC500 trip was the huge range of amazing food options scattered throughout the route. I’d already read about a few of the places and had identified them as good stops for […]
4 great foodie experiences in Amsterdam

4 great foodie experiences in Amsterdam

14th August 2017 2 Comments
Amsterdam is a wonderful city to visit and continues to grow in popularity for visitors from all over the world. You can hear so many different languages being spoken as you wander the beautiful streets (just watch out for all the bikes!). My boyfriend and I visited Amsterdam one year ago for our anniversary for […]
Visit Los Angeles: 6 must-see spots around the city

Visit Los Angeles: 6 must-see spots around the city

9th August 2017 6 Comments
I’ve visited the Los Angeles area twice in the last couple of years and there are some great things to do for visitors both in and out of the city. Here are my top six favourite things I’ve done across both of my visits to the USA’s 2nd most populated city. 1. Hike to the […]
My experience travelling to Saudi Arabia as a woman

My experience travelling to Saudi Arabia as a woman

7th August 2017 19 Comments
*Update: I travelled to Saudi Arabia again in April this year so I’ve written an updated post for solo female travellers to the country: Saudi Arabia solo female travel advice 2018* I’ve been meaning to write this post for a while, ever since I visited Saudi Arabia back in Spring 2015. I know it’s a […]