10 Reasons To Binge Watch “Travels With My Father” Immediately!

Hello! Incase you don’t know, I’m Lizzie and suffer with a hideous addition to terrible TV. No really, I’m talking Made in Chelsea, TOWIE, Geordie Shore, Don’t tell the bride, First Dates. You name it, I probably watch it! So then came one evening when my boyfriends sister/ fave pal came into the room to join me for a good old fashioned TV binge. We roared about my bad choices and then she suggested one of the best pieces ofRead more

Literally Just 40 Things I Really Miss About Rome

1. Seafood pasta 2. Gelato 3. Circolo Degli Artisti (a club) 4. The cobbled streets 5. The colosseum 6. The over enthusiastic hand gestures 7. The long meal times 8. Italians 9. The roman forum 10. Bookshop bars along the river 11. The pizza 12. The magic 13. Hanging out and having drinks in a Piazza late into the evening 14. The language 15. The Trevi Fountain 16. Regularly walking past the Angels and Demons building 17. Being so closeRead more

Breaking My Blog Silence On Sexual Assault: #Metoo

Good evening my lovelies, Tonight I’ve been flicking through my social media accounts cheering on every strong woman I’ve seen with #metoo as their status. Some have written stories about their experience whilst others have left nothing more than these two incredibly powerful words. What exactly is the me too movement? I never actually thought I’d end up writing about a topic like this on here as its my happy space that I get to keep protected from horrible memories.Read more

A Complete Guide To Everyone Staying In Your Hostel

I’ve told you a million times about how much I love a good Hostel. I love the buzz, I love the easy-to-make friendship groups, I love the fact that each Hostel has it’s own unique vibe that has you feeling like you’re stepping in and out of different families, but most of all I just really love that you know exactly the sorts of people you’re going to meet before you even get there which makes you feel all warmRead more

How To Cope With Your Period When Travelling

I hate my period, and you’d probably hate me when I’m on my period to be honest. I’m spotty, ratty, hysterical, bloated and in complete and utter agony. So I bet you can imagine how much I bloody fear getting a period when I’m away, which has happened on a fair few occasions now. It sucks, it completely and utterly sucks but there are definitely some ways that can help you deal with your period while you’re away! Embrace it!Read more

Why I’m Gonna Keep Bowling Through Life “Like A Girl”

I know it’s bad; but it’s only a recent thing that I’ve been able to stand with a straight posture, my head held high, a smile on my face and declare that I am a feminist. I’m a bra a wearing, makeup experimenting feminist! Really though, being a girl is 1/2 of the best sex you could have been born as. The other 1/2? You could’a been born a bloke which is equally badass. My kinda feminism isn’t about shoutingRead more

An Open Letter To Anyone That Voted For Trump

First off, I am not an American. I could not vote in your election, but you must understand just how much this result has not only affected your Country, but it has affected me and the rest of the World too. I’m not going to sit here today and lay into your character just because of who you voted for. That’s not me. I don’t know you and I’m not going to make assumptions about the kind of person youRead more

Autumn In Europe: My Top 11 Places To Explore This Season!

Whenever someone asks me what my favourite season is, I always say Spring as it’s vibrant, it’s hopeful and it’s the start to a really great couple of months. But if we’re being honest, Autumn is my absolute guilty pleasure. Talking about it with new people is similar to when I talk about trashy TV with new people that I want to impress… I’ll turn my nose up slightly and pretend that I don’t really care for it because IRead more

The Colours Of Grief – Ten Years Without You!

“I’m so sorry for your loss” “It won’t always feel this bad” “You need to let them rest” “They wouldn’t want you to be sad” I don’t think I’ll ever forget the day that I experienced heartbreak in a way that I didn’t know was possible. I was late to school that day so I hadn’t been able to see you in the morning in our usual spot, if I had made it there on time then maybe I wouldRead more

10 Situations That Will Make Any Traveller Want To Scream “Why Though?!”

  As told with Gifs and rage… 1. When an airline has tons of early morning flights and only 2 check in desks open. 2. When someone in your dorm room in your Hostel gets up at ridiculous O’clock for their flight and hasn’t packed the night before and so ensues the never ending rustling of plastic bags. 3. You get chatting to the standard travel boaster wanker when you’re a couple of drinks deep and really not in theRead more