Why 2015 Should Be the Year You Travel

There are so many reasons why you should travel the world, but it's something that a lot of people put off until later in life when they believe they'll have more money, more time Read more

2015 Dream Travels

I spend a ridiculously large amount of time searching for flights, hotels and holidays online and often I end up looking at places that are WAY out of my budget. There's just something wonderfully Read more

Sunny Places I'd Rather Be Right Now

It's that time of year where it's cold, dark, dreary and (because it's Scotland) always raining. I know I should be more into the festive spirit but the depressing weather is seriously making me Read more

Places to Visit in 2015

I don't know about you guys but I've finished my Christmas shopping and have now moved onto the really exciting stuff - deciding where I want to travel to during 2015. I absolutely love travel Read more

What's in my Hand Luggage When I Travel?

I often get emails, tweets and Facebook messages asking what's in my hand luggage when I travel, so today I thought I'd give you all a little peek inside. I'm actually quite a low-maintenance traveller Read more

Best Places I've Stayed in 2014

Through my job as a travel writer and blogger I get to stay in some pretty amazing places. In the last few years I've stayed in a few different castles (just call me Princess Read more

Amazing Christmas Gifts for Travellers

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It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmaaaaas! It’s getting colder outside, it’s getting darker earlier and everyone is getting ready for Christmas whether they like it or not.

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Are you looking for the perfect Christmas gift for a travel lover? Read on for quirky, unique and wonderfully affordable gifts that they’ll simply love…   Read more

Things I’ve Learnt from Travel

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Recently I’ve been thinking a lot about the way in which travel has influenced my life. I think it’s important to stop every so often and take stock of how much I’ve learnt, not only about myself, but also some pretty important life lessons that I’ve learnt along the way. Here’s just a few of the things I’ve learnt from travel… 

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10 Photos to Make You Want to Visit Kotor, Montenegro

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I didn’t really know what to expect the first time I visited Kotor in Montenegro. I’d heard it was beautiful but I certainly wasn’t prepared for just how beautiful it would be. The town of Kotor sits in The Bay of Kotor and the views are absolutely breathtaking.

VISIT KOTOR, MONTENEGRO

Kotor has one of the most well preserved medieval old towns in the Adriatic and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.  Read more

Things That Will (Probably) Go Wrong When You Travel

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No matter how often you travel things always manage to go wrong. They can be big things or little things but the way they affect your trip all depends on how you react to them. Don’t let the bad things overshadow the good things during your travels and you’ll find that when you look back in years to come you’ll have mostly forgotten about the things that went wrong anyways.
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My October Travel Blogging Round Up

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20 Things I Love About Glasgow

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I might be a little biased since it’s the nearest city to my countryside village home here in Scotland but I believe Glasgow is a truly underrated city. It’s all too often left forgotten and in the shadow of it’s prettier neighbour, Edinburgh, and I think people who don’t visit Glasgow are truly missing out.
THINGS I LOVE ABOUT GLASGOW, GLASGOW VIEW

There’s so much to love about Glasgow and after 24 years living just outside the city I thought I’d share my favourites with you… Read more