or some reason, people feel entitled to ask female travellers the most absurd questions. Apparently the concept of a woman being more interested in travelling than having kids and fussing over a man (no hate if you’re into that, you do you!) is the most confusing thing in the world. Questions from babies, to men, and money, female travellers certainly seem to bring out the nosiness in some people. So in honour of this unicorn status, I would like to share with you all some things I am sick of hearing. I am to polite in person to tell people how stupid they are and usually just laugh it off, but lucky you, today you get to read what I wish I had the balls to say.
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10 Things I am Sick of Hearing

For some reason, people feel entitled to ask female travellers the most absurd questions. Apparently the concept of a woman being more interested in travelling than having kids and fussing over a man (no hate if you’re into that, you do you!) is the most confusing thing in the world. Questions from babies, to men,… Continue reading 10 Things I am Sick of Hearing

Icon Speak is relatively new to the scene, founded in 2016 by two Swiss travel buddies who have found themselves time and time again unable to communicate effectively with hand gestures alone. The solution? Stick some icons for common travel needs on a shirt and just go for it! As they have grown you can now get more than just shirts. You can get hoodies, Hats with your favourite icons, Phone Cases, leggings, and Tote-Bags. There’s literally something for everyone.
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How to avoid the awkward language barrier

This post contains affiliate links. For more information you can check out my disclosure policy here.  My first couple of hours in Athens wasn’t flash. My plane arrived over an hour late and I could not figure out where the bus that takes you into Athens departed from. I tried asking the airport staff. They… Continue reading How to avoid the awkward language barrier

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6 Gift Ideas for Travel Addicts

This post contains affiliate links which means if you make a purchase through the link I will get a small commission at no extra cost to you. Thanks friend! You can read my full disclosure policy here.  I don’t know about you, but I find gift buying to be so difficult. What do they want?? What… Continue reading 6 Gift Ideas for Travel Addicts

Sometimes we travel to cities that capture our hearts and do not let them go. Upon returning home we begin to experience the opposite of being homesick. Missing and longing for certain places that are not home. So today, I would like to share with you a couple of cities that I miss terribly. In no particular order……
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5 Awesome as f**k cities!

Sometimes we travel to cities that capture our hearts and do not let them go. Upon returning home we begin to experience the opposite of being homesick. Missing and longing for certain places that are not home. So today, I would like to share with you a couple of awesome cities that I miss terribly.… Continue reading 5 Awesome as f**k cities!

6 things to expect from your first tour with Contiki
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Six things to expect from your first Contiki Tour

So you’ve booked your first Contiki? Congratulations, you must be so excited?! I know I was when I booked the Winter Wanderer in 2015. Soon however the excitement gave way to feeling of anxiety. I had no idea what to expect, if I would make friends, what sharing a room with a stranger would be… Continue reading Six things to expect from your first Contiki Tour

7 Must Pack Essential Items for Travel
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7 Must Pack Travel Items

So you are all ready for your next adventure! Your suitcase is packed, the tickets are purchased, and you’re feeling like a fearless adventurer. You’ve checked your packing list so many times, you’re pretty confident you have everything! Good for you! It never hurts to check what you have packed for the millionth time, so here is a list of my seven must pack travel items.