I'm sat at Stansted Airport sipping a glass of prosecco waiting for my flight to Italy! After 6 months of planning my adventure to Central and South America is about to begin! I am so excited to get this chapter of my life underway, I can't wait to see all the things I'm going to… Continue reading Time to Fly
I'm super delighted as the other day my mum booked a ticket to come and see me in Panama! She'll be coming for a week in August and we're going to have a few days in Panama City and then head to the gorgeous San Blas Islands. I'm really excited as I'll really miss her… Continue reading I’m so excited and I just can’t hide it
After spending 3 weeks in Cuba I had planned to fly down to Guatemala City and from there catch a bus to Antigua, a Unesco World Heritage site and the previous capital of Guatemala. However when I was looking into flights it was looking to be £200+ which, to a budget conscious backpacker, was a… Continue reading Viva Mexico!
Last weekend I was invited on a hen party to Bordeaux, and I must admit that when they said the location I was a bit like.. hmm why there? Doesn't seem like the land of penis related things and cheap drinks that is usual of a hen.. but wow what a weekend! We were on… Continue reading 12 French Hens
No, not that deed. Get your mind out of the gutter. The deed was finally handing in my notice at work! That's right, the 21st May rolled around and it was time to be like 'I know you said I could have 3 months off, but sorry I've decided to quit and travel for 6… Continue reading Doing the deed
I've just come back from 4 amazing days in the Algarve, it was my first time in Portugal and I loved it! Alas, it wasn't the best weather but it could have been worse - barely any rain.... hurrah?! We flew from East Midlands Airport and after a stressful airport experience due to getting stuck… Continue reading Adventure to the Algarve
Very exciting lunchtime at work today as I've bought my travelling backpack! Hurrah! It's a 35-litre Pathfinder and it is currently on sale at Blacks for £30 but there is a special offer of 15% off all prices until midnight tonight so I got it for £25.50. Bargain. Now I know what you're thinking, 35 litres… Continue reading With a rucksack on my back and wonderlust in my heart