Perth & Fremantle: 1st & 2nd Impressions

I went to Perth and Fremantle in my ‘year of travelling’, when I took a career…

Rottnest Island Day Trip

On my first visit to Western Australia, I took a day trip from Fremantle to Rottnest…

Podcast #029: West Yorkshire and Ripon

Welcome to Episode 29 of my “Travel Tales From Beyond The Brochure” podcast. It’s been a…

Podcast #028: When Protests Work

Welcome to Episode 28 of my “Travel Tales From Beyond The Brochure” podcast. I hope if…

Pink Lakes, Stargazing, and Wildflowers

In a previous post, I talked about places you could visit within day trips from Perth.…

Asexuality and Kink

As I may have mentioned previously, I’ve never been fond of sex. This is, of course,…

Asexuality, Aromanticism, and Dating

On my other posts I talk almost exclusively about asexuality – the lack of sexual attraction.…

Asexuality as a Generation X-er

One of the issues often touted online about asexuality is around its demographics, specifically with regard…

Asexuality And Travel

As you know, I am “The Barefoot Backpacker“, and as you know, I like to travel…

Asexuality, Pride, and Representation

While the community’s acronym is never-ending, LGBTQIA+, most of the blogs, most of the community, is…

Asexuality Overview & My Experiences

“Well I won’t know for sure unless…” is a phrase I’ve used before. Now, this may…

Why you should visit St Kilda

St Kilda, as far as we know, never existed. The name is likely to have come…