One of the joys of travel is to experience the best of cultures the world over. Music and dancing is a huge part of my life at home, and I’ve been lucky enough to experience it in many styles across the globe, sometimes as a display for tourists, sometimes in its most authentic form.… Keep readingRead more
With the amount of travel I have done in the past 10 years, it stands to reason that I have a few rules I apply every time I start planning a new adventure. Here are my top tips – what are yours?
1. Plan ahead.
I plan most of my trips well in advance – sometimes up to a year or more, certainly at least 6 months.… Keep readingRead more
(Photo taken in Anakao, Madagascar, September 2015)
“The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page”.
Or so (apparently) said St. Augustine, if you believe the idea that someone just so happened to record the moment for posterity.
Anyway, I’ve always rather liked the expression.… Keep readingRead more
I’ve been lucky enough, over the last 10 years or so, to visit some truly incredible places.
In fact, I’ve been dreaming about travel for as long as I can remember. As a little girl, I remember playing for hours with my doll, daydreaming about a life somewhere exotic and far from home.… Keep readingRead more