My first time in Africa

In 2014, I flew alone from Glasgow to Amsterdam to Nairobi and finally to Livingstone, Zambia. This was my first time in Africa and I was excited but nervous, I didn’t know the people who would be meeting me at the airport and I knew very little about Zambia. My expectations admittedly were based on… Continue reading My first time in Africa

32 hours in Belgium

After moving to Reading, my sister suggested I checkout meetup.com to meet new people, naturally I was most interested in the travel groups and had soon signed up for a weekend trip to Rotterdam in November for a festival. So being skint, I booked my bus and headed to the bus station after work. Unfortunately,… Continue reading 32 hours in Belgium

28 Days in Vietnam

As the title suggests, I spent 28 days in Vietnam. In 2014, I flew alone to Hanoi to meet the Real Gap tour group I would spend the next month with. I knew very little about Vietnam, I didn’t know anyone that had been, I knew it was growing in popularity in the backpacking crowd… Continue reading 28 Days in Vietnam

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel – Deborah Moggach

It has beenĀ around 2 years since I first watched The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel film, and I have just finished the book. I did enjoy the film, but I feel like the book really exceeded my expectations. It has been a few years since I read a book which has been made into a film… Continue reading The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel – Deborah Moggach