“Liebster Award” Chain-Slam Thingy

Right. For those of you who haven’t come across it (I hadn’t!), the “Liebster Award” is…

Burkina Faso – in, around, and out

I’ve just spent about six days in Burkina Faso, and I thought it might be useful…

Day 23 – Are we there yet?

Friday 19 September 2014 Oh my absolute … today is best represented in a timeline. Be…

Groups in Hostels

Hostels can be really great for meeting people, especially when you’re travelling alone. Mostly you’d come…

Introspective: Why people don’t travel with me

As I type this, I’ve just spent two days in Minsk, travelling with my friend Ali.…

Last day of normality

So, today is the last day I’ve got in my normal life, before I start my…

But what happens then … ?

Something I’ve not given much thought to: I’m going for a year travelling, but what happens…

Nottingham, Feb 2014

Pictures taken on a photography workshop (“Shoot the Street”) I went to in February 2014 in…

Belgium

Date Visited : June 2012. I like Belgium. Although I only spent a handful of days…

The Hassles of Choosing a Backpack

So, after three failed attempts, I think I’ve got the right backpack! My issue was, I…