I lost my voice completely while travelling in Krakow
The benefits of travelling solo go far beyond just changing the way you travel – here’s how solo travel has impacted my life
Some people meet the loves of their lives on the road, meanwhile I have bizarre encounters with guys while travelling.
When did travel suddenly become a dangerous affair? Thoughts for those thinking about cancelling their trips and what travellers can do for themselves.
What is the easiest & cheapest way to connect on the go? Comparing the pros and cons of portable wifi devices, local prepaid SIM cards and roaming services.
A review of the Lily Cup Compact, a menstrual cup with a space-saving collapsible function
You don’t have to be a solo traveller, no matter how cool everyone makes it seem.
Testing out the Victoria’s Love menstrual cup that lets you empty the discharge without removing it from your body – perfect for female travellers on the go.
I talk to Tom Woods of Woodlands to Woking, the blog recounting an epic adventure where he spent a month taking trains from Singapore to England.
One Saturday afternoon, I spent an entire hour fending off a knife-wielding assailant. I was down at SWEAT!, a little gym studio along Cantonment Road, where I had been kindly invited down to check out their self-defense classes. As a solo traveller, and a female one to boot, one common concern people always express about my solo journeys is the matter of safety – is it really safe for me to be wandering around the big bad world on my own where I could get robbed/raped/attacked/etc.? How essential is self defense for solo travellers? I think I’ve been pretty lucky …