My Big Adventure in Iceland
With my husband being more of an adrenaline junkie than me, I often push myself out of my comfort zone when planning our travels. And our December Iceland trip was no exception to the rule.
Why I Love Ljubljana, the Capital of Slovenia
Nestled in the heart of Slovenia is the small city of Ljubljana. It’s been awarded Europe’s Green Capital, and as the name suggests there’s plenty of nature to be seen there.
5 Ways to Make Air Travel More Bearable
I boarded my first plane at around 3 months old. Since then, I can’t even begin to count how many times I have had to hand over my passport to a grumpy looking immigration officer. I genuinely think I may have caught more planes in my life than buses, partly because I have been lucky enough to see much of the world while travelling, but mostly because my family and friends live in multiple different countries.
What It Felt Like To Fly To Los Angeles on New Year’s Day 2022
Let’s just start this with I hate traveling by plane. Or at least the way that I currently do it. Ya know, main cabin, zone 4 life. Squished & uncomfortable.
Land of Enchantment
Beneath it’s cloak of breathtaking views and artistic ambiguity, a familiar grit lurks behind clumps of mountains, sacred valleys, and a plethora of assorted casitas boasting shades of taupe and dusty coral.
Travel: Fears and Facts
Sometimes, the thought of traveling is thrilling! You can’t wait to go someplace new. You plan the trip. You revel in the details. You lie awake thinking about it. Then, slowly, almost imperceptibly, a bit of dread creeps in. You start thinking about what could go wrong — what could go horribly wrong. You try to focus on the joy of the trip. You reach for the anticipation and joy that you had when you first embarked on the idea of travel, but the fear has taken hold.
Paddleboarding the Colorado River
I’m not going to lie, paddleboarding wasn’t something that I was overly familiar with until my last visit to the US. I remember seeing people paddleboarding on the canal in Dublin city centre from time to time, and that was the height of my experience with paddleboarding.
Race Report: The Barkley Fall Classic 2021
I am alone, and everything hurts. Hurts is an understatement. I don’t know how far I’ve run, or how long I’ve been out here. I don’t know where ‘here’ is. My hands are crammed under my hydration pack to keep the weight off my collarbones. My thighs shriek with every uphill step.
Travel Do's and Dont's
Walk a mile, or a thousand, in someone else's shoes. Travel Do's and Dont's from those who have been there, done that.
Wander smarter, and talk shop with those who've been down that road before.
The world is yours for the taking. Where will you backpack to next?
Two People in Love. . Living a Wonderful Life in Costa Rica
Sitting here. . thinking about how much fun it is to share with all of you the many exciting adventures experienced in Costa Rica by so many people. Books have been written. . movies have been made. . lives have been changed by this thing we call, "The Pura Vida Lifestyle!" What a wonderful life it is!
Explore the Best Holiday Destination in Australia- Sydney
Australia is a prime tourist destination and its diversity in natural wonders and city life has played a key role in putting it on the map. This oceanic country houses some of the best cities on the planet including Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and so on. Sydney is said to be one of the most luxurious cities in the world and it’s sun-soaked climate and waterfront setting has made it a prominent destination among tourists and travellers. Sydney is also famous for some of the iconic landmarks in the world including the Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge and it’s glittering harbour is home to many tourist attractions such as multi-cuisine restaurants, entertainment venues and party cruises. If you're looking to have fun in this vibrant city, here are a few ways you could do it.
A Brief Look at Some Fun Destinations in Sydney
Being one of the most luxurious cities in the world, Sydney is also one of the most desired destinations to visit for travelers and tourists from across the globe. This sun-soaked city has a waterfront location, intertwined with urban architecture and green landscapes. Sydney houses numerous huge skyscrapers, national parks, museums, gardens, a spectacular harbour and an interesting food and drinks scene. From arts to fancy dining, from high-key to low-key adventures, Sydney always has a thing or two in store for guests of all types. So here is a quick read for you to get a glimpse of Sydney’s diversity.
Hands-Down Top Two Destinations In Australia
Australia is one of the most sought-after destinations in the world, whether you're looking for a weekend vacation, an adventure, or keen to meet some of the rarest wildlife on the planet. The best part about this vast oceanic country is that no matter what you choose, you won't go home disappointed. The country is famous for many reasons such as its vast stretches of beaches, famous buildings, unusual natural wonders, national parks, climate and many more. Don’t know where to start? Here are two unique destinations curated for you to enjoy a one-of-a kind experience in this large country.
Traveling Off the Beaten Path
The Isle of Man Sometimes after you have been traveling and seen all the usual landmarks and big cities it can be nice to go somewhere beautiful just to get away from the crowds and see some unusual things. You just might enjoy traveling to the Isle of Man which is situated between the coastlines of England, Scotland, Ireland and Wales right in the middle of the Irish Sea.
How to Explore Sri Lanka's Off the Beaten Tracks
Wondering where to spend your next island gateway? Sri Lanka will be an ideal choice with its exciting mix of mesmeric beaches, wildlife and cultural sights. It offers an interesting variety of landscapes and activities that are a joy to discover. Remember these tips so that you will not have any difficulty finding your way around.
How to travel alone in Bangkok
Want to spend your next vacation in ‘Land of Smiles’? With its warm and welcoming people, glorious mountains, unique culture, mesmeric beaches, tranquil nature, bustling cities and mouth-watering food, Bangkok has something exciting for everyone. Here are some tips to plan your holiday in this sprawling metropolis.
To Be Continued, continued
Hold your horses if, like me, you have horses, because the next decades all seem now, in retrospect, to fall together in a blur, a big, long, sometimes messy, but always heartening, blur.
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