Flying Etiquette: How Not To Be An Absolute Dickhead!

The older I am getting, the less willing I am to accept people’s selfishness… ESPECIALLY on a flight. I always find travel can turn even Mother Theresa into Donald Trump in certain situations… but I implore you to cling onto that ounce of lovely human being with all your might when you are up in the air. Mate, we are all tired, we are all sweaty, we are all uncomfortable and we can all hear that baby crying, but IRead more

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

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

A Short List Of Places I Really Do Want To Visit Soon!

Each and every time I see a new destination that tickles my fancy, I can almost feel my boyfriend wanting to sink into the floorboards because he knows exactly what is about to come out of my mouth… “Can we go?!” I ask him gleefully, expectantly, excitedly. “Yes dear…” Is how he would usually answer with an eyeroll and a quick calculation as to how old we would be and how much money we would have left if we actuallyRead more

Bohol – The Islands that keep on giving!

I am woman. HEAR ME… on the verge of tears, hungover as shit and nursing a funny tummy. Waking up later than intended after getting unnecessarily off my face with the girls flying from Palawan to Cebu, and then continuing on our beer cruise in our strange little hotel, I didn’t feel ready to get the boat from Cebu to Bohol. I felt ready for a vitamin drip and a cuddle. Alas, this young explorer had to set sail withRead more

My Step By Step Guide To Taking Care Of Your Skin Whilst Travelling

Now that I’m slap bang in the middle of my 20’s and well passed the awkward adolescent dodgy skin phase, my skin has suddenly decided to hit it’s rebellious phase and break out on me left, right and centre. For anyone that understands the perils of adult acne – I am so very sorry that you understand my pain. In addition to the breakouts I’ve managed to obtain eczma on my elbows, chin and even my scalp… What the absoluteRead 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

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

How To Spend A Week In Rome

Rome is the City of echoes, the City of illusions, and the City of yearning…   Rome is one of the most glorious places I’ve ever visited, and I’m lucky enough to have lived there for 6 months, so it seemed like the perfect place to go with my best friend just before she moves away to Vietnam. Going back to Rome felt like going home and I had the most magical week. Here is a list of things toRead more