How to score cheap solo travel

I’ve had more than a *few* emails arrive in my inbox today about so-called Black Friday travel bargains to be had.  But, from what I could see, not a single one of them was offering me a saving of any kind.

The truth of the matter is that the cost of travelling solo can really add up.  However, with a little nifty know-how, and some boxing clever at booking, going it alone doesn’t have to mean a second mortgage.

So here are my top tips for getting the trip you want at a price that’s right.Continue reading “How to score cheap solo travel”

Well, hello again!

img_7763I honestly didn’t expect to be back this soon!
The-(as it turns out)-Not-So-Lovely Mr Long and I split up a few weeks ago.  It’s taken me a while to get around to admitting this to my friends and family.  Partly because I needed time to accept that what I considered my happiest relationship to date had gone south very quickly indeed.  But also because I didn’t feel like facing lots of awkward questions that I didn’t know the answers to.

Continue reading “Well, hello again!”