Smiles and memories

In my previous post I was pondering how to carry on writing a travel blog without actually being able to travel. It’s fair to say that there’s a certain irony at the moment, in creative terms at least.  More time to harp on but fewer experiences to tell you about. Indeed, as the weeks goContinue reading “Smiles and memories”

Not Solo-Travel

Well after all that self-absorbed and self-indulgent hullabaloo in my previous post it’s time to get back to business. Solo Travel. What’s Solo Travel going to look like in The New Not-Normal? The answer is…. Not-Solo travel.  In fact, Not-Travel at all.

So Long in Lockdown

It’s only recently that I’ve come to accept that ‘introvert’ isn’t actually a dirty word. A few years ago saying it out loud would have felt akin to admitting I mainlined heroin for breakfast, or really liked watching reality TV. But I’m out and proud.  And now I’ve accepted it my world is a muchContinue reading “So Long in Lockdown”

So Long 2018 – my year in photos

Well, I have to say, it’s been quite a year – solo travel and otherwise.  Despite taking a large chunk of the spring and summer off to invest some time and money in my brother’s wedding, I still managed to make it to seven countries, five of which were new ones. I’m the first toContinue reading “So Long 2018 – my year in photos”