As you will know if you have been following my posts or social media recently, I spent a couple of weeks this summer in Central Asia, visiting the Silk Road[…]Read more
“I wish I was as brave as you”.
“You’re so brave travelling to these places all by yourself!”
I’ve heard a hundred permutations of this phrase over the years. It always baffles me…
In addition to my love of travel, I have always loved and been fascinated by foreign languages: how we can experience the same world but express it in such different[…]Read more
I had a Facebook message from a friend the other day: “Have you ever had any airport disasters?”. Well, let’s just say I might have done… once or twice. The question[…]Read 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. What are your top tips?Read more
I’m writing this sitting on a plane at 35,000 ft. And I need to kill the boredom. This is the decidedly unglamorous side of travel. I remember, growing up, reading[…]Read more