Blessed with being obsessed

My name is Shauna K Long and I am a tripaholic. It has taken me a long time to finally admit this to myself.  Indeed, I only did so recently when I discovered that there are other people out there in the world just like me.

The Right One or No One

Sitting in the bar at Trumpton Airport, sandwiched between the Car Crash Couple and the Dish of The Year got me thinking. About travelling – solo, naturally. And about people. And about choosing to spend our lives with someone.  Or not.

Farewell, my wonderful fellow wanderer

“Hello Nic.  I hope all is well with you and that you are happy and healthy.  This is a bit weird but I’ve been meaning to say for a while that although our on/off time together was not always particularly happy, you gave me two wonderful gifts which improved my life for the better.  TheContinue reading “Farewell, my wonderful fellow wanderer”


Where I got my love for travel

I’ve always thought that my love for travel began when I was 12 years old when I went to Athens for the first time. But I’ve recently realised that it started long before that. So long ago that I don’t even remember. In fact, I think it’s always been part of who I am. And that’s becauseContinue reading “Where I got my love for travel”