• Technology and Backpacking

    Unsurprisingly, since I back packed 10 years ago, things have changed. When I set off in 2006, I did not take what was known as a ‘mobile phone’ and relied solely on the…

  • My Snap Chat of Colombia

    Why Colombia? Well, I’m not exactly sure really. Recently I stood behind a lady in Bristol Farms (posh corner shop in LA) who was loading her shopping into brightly coloured…

  • When The Going Gets Tough!

    Fabulous Facebook updates and impeccable Instagram moments, make travelling look like one paradise stop after the next, but the truth is, there are times, when you arrive in a new…

  • Mexico City Guide – Part 1

    Mexico City or ‘DF’ (Distrito Federal) and pronounced ‘ehl deh ehfeh’ as those in the know say… A shrooming megatropolis, I didn’t manage to…

    Mexican Beach Life

    I have been to five Mexican beach resorts, Holbox and Tulum last Christmas and New Year and most recently, Muzunte, Playa Escondido and Playa Del Carmen. They…

    Day of the Dead

    Day of the Dead is a celebration to remember friends and family that have died. November 1st is All Saints Day and ‘Dia de Los Inocentes’…

    Salmon Upstream

    Booking my ticket to Oaxaca ended up being a little more of an up hill struggle than expected. When things don’t flow, I question if I…

    Travel Time!

    The first couple of weeks of being back in Europe in September I was unable to escape my racing mind. Continuous questioning why I had this sudden…