Archive | August 2013

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Choose your own adventure: Plan a holiday

Until recently, my trips have involved tagging along on someone else’s holiday or joining a tour – thus, I haven’t had much need to do research. Plus, my dates have been pretty flexible, so I just pick up and go when necessary. But then a few months ago, I was presented with the opportunity to […]

Challenge: Keep a travel diary

I’m not much of a writer. I survived English in high school, and I looked forward to university purely because I could ‘drop English’. So keeping any kind of journal/diary was always going to be a struggle for me. But being my first trip to Europe, and knowing that I would be going back in […]

Catching the travel bug

I recently returned from a trip to Europe, my first time. This has re-ignited my passion for travel, and strengthened my determination to travel more. I am hoping this passion will translate into a series of travel blogs filled with reviews, recommendations and advice. We’ll see… Travel is not a new thing for me, I’ve […]