Comes with baggage

Today I have to move from Windsor where I was working with Wanderlust travel mag back to North Wales where my parents still live in my childhood home. I can’t wait to actually be there, I’m seeing old friends and welcoming new family at my brother’s wedding. But to get there I have to take … More Comes with baggage

Seeing Red: Getting stressed out while solo travelling

Sometimes things pile up and get on top of you and you want to scream at somebody because nothing’s going right. Sound familiar? Well everybody goes through this but when you’re travelling and you have no one to share the burden with, things can seem a bit hopeless. Now I’m a bury-your-head-in-the-sand-and-hope-it-goes-away kind of person … More Seeing Red: Getting stressed out while solo travelling

Passport Office swamped with Summer applications

The UK’s Passport Office has urged travellers to lodge passport applications well in advance after being inundated with requests in the summer months Her Majesty’s Passport Office is the sole issuing body for UK passports. It issues over five million each year but over 560,000 applications are expected in July 2013 alone, compared to 175,174 … More Passport Office swamped with Summer applications

Far from home

Tell us about the farthest you’ve ever traveled from home Well this answer would be very different were it six weeks from now. In six weeks I’m travelling to Australia. Literally the other side of the world. If I were to go any further I’d be on my way home again. I’ve been to a … More Far from home