15 ways to enrich your travel experience

There are tons of lists out there telling you what to see before you die but so often we become wrapped up with ticking places off an ever growing bucket list that we forget to stop and just take in the surroundings of the place we’re in. Learning to immerse yourself in a place can change your whole outlook on a country and it’s often the small things that change our experience from being just a tourist to an authentic traveller. I thought I’d share some of the littlest secrets I picked up on my travels to make your adventure just a little more enriched. Here’s 15 of them.

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How to travel the world as a SFIWoman

The world can be a dangerous place but that doesn’t mean it should stop us from doing the things we love. Traveling to over 20 countries has certainly taught me that being a strong, free-thinking independent (SFI) woman isn’t always as easy as it looks. Whether it be riding a train to Hiroshima… exploring the […]

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10 BARGAINING MISHAPS EVERY BEGINNER MAKES AT A STREET MARKET

So you’ve picked up some great street market bargaining tips and are ready to hit the late night stalls and haggle your way to some great buys. Everybody knows that sellers will inevitably set their prices high enough in anticipation of haggling tourists. While it can be a fun experience and you can walk away with […]

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Street Market Bargaining Tips

15 ways, enrich, travel experience

So you’ve browsed the markets in India and wandered through the markets in Africa. You know that the first price isn’t always the best price but sometimes it can be difficult or feel down right strange to haggle someone into giving you something for a fraction of their original price. Most people dread this part […]

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8 Tips to Protect Your Skin While Flying

I love flying to exotic bucket-list destinations but if I’m honest, the toll it takes on my body and skin make me wonder if these long haul flights are actually worth it. Really? No. Who am I kidding? Of course it’s worth it. I love to travel and wander around new cities but… I hate […]

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Ten Things You Should Never Travel Without

  My solo travel trips have taught me a great deal about the reality of travel. As much as I love exploring new places, trying new cuisine and experiencing new cultures; I’ve also learnt that at some point, things can and will go wrong. Maybe your luggage is delayed, your wallet stolen or worse, you […]

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