How Travel Can Be Less Expensive Than You Might Think

How many times have you said to yourself, “I’d love to travel more, but if only I had the money?” Well, travelling doesn’t have to be as expensive as many people believe it is. With a little time committed to research and planning, anyone can travel independently on a budget to many great places around…

8 Beautiful London Walks

London is one of the most walkable cities in the world. Not only is walking free, but it’s a healthy and environmentally-friendly way to get around. Also, a way to burn those extra calories you take in when pub crawling. According to statistics, 1 beer equals 2 slices of bread. Now you do the math……

15 Signs you were born to travel

What is Wanderlust? Wanderlust is a strong desire to wander or travel and explore the world. Being born with the wanderlust gene is the reason you have a persistent yearning to leave in search of something new. Below are some signs that you might, in fact, have the travel gene running through your veins. #1 You love…

8 Ways to make flying with kids less stressful

Ever heard this phrase? “Travel now, because once you have kids, you won’t be able to.” Let’s face it, flying with children can be a pain in the ass! It’s not an easy task to travel with toddlers and babies. Of course, you won’t be able to travel the way you did before kids, but that…

Things to do in Copenhagen, Denmark

The Danish know how to live a good life!  I recently came across the word: Hygge (pronounced hue-guh), on Pinterest.  Hygge means the acknowledgment of a moment spent alone or with family or friends in a cozy and warm atmosphere.  Naturally, I needed to buy at least 5 ebooks on the subject, as you do, to find…

Places to visit in Italy: Naples (Napoli)

I have always had “thing” for Italy and everyone who knows me knows that my favorite food is Pizza. Not the kind with 4 different types of meat and all the toppings you can think of, the kind they sell in Italy, the real deal… margarita with fresh tomato, basil and mozzarella, drizzled with olive…

Where to go in Alaska: Anchorage

When I say I want to visit Alaska, the reaction I mostly get is something along the lines of “Are you f@%king crazy? Why would you want to go there? It’s a cold, dark place with nothing but snow.” And I realize that this is the perception most people have of Alaska but I am here…

What to do in Berlin, Germany

Berlin is the capital city of Germany and known for sites like the Berlin wall and the Holocaust Memorial.  Berlin has been nicknamed the Grey City which sounds very depressing, to be honest.  So why would I want to visit Berlin you might ask?  Well, there is so much more to this city than it’s awful,…

Chiang Mai, Thailand

It’s freaking Friday!!!  I have had a very hectic busy week.  I recently joined Flight Centre as a travel consultant and I am in my one month training period which by the way is amazing but also intense! *Update: I no longer work for Flight Centre.  I am now a freelance copywriter / Travel &…

Fun things to do in Cape Town, South Africa

I was born in Johannesburg and only got around to visit Cape Town at the ripe age of 30. The moment I stepped foot off that plane, I fell in love!  I knew I needed more of Cape Town, so much so, that I moved here 8 months later. In my opinion, Cape Town is…

Missing London? Follow these 10 Instagram Accounts.

I love Instagram!  Honestly, I spend a questionable amount of time on Instagram daily –  daydreaming about destinations I want to visit. Since visiting London in October of 2015, I have followed a lot of London themed accounts to curb my hunger for London.  Believe me, I need a daily dose! For Feature Friday I’ve decided to share my top…

What to eat in London UK

I recently posted a blog about my first visit to London (read about it here) and all the sightseeing I did.  Now anyone who knows me will know that I am serious about food, which is why I included EAT in the title of my blog in the first place.  So obviously I would have to…