5 Things You Learn as a 30 Something Traveller

Most people, and by that I mean the incredibly small sample size that is my own group of friends and acquaintances, find themselves reaching 30 fairly settled in to their careers, relationships, families. Some have had kids of their own, some have taken their first, second and third steps on the property ladder, and I'd … Continue reading 5 Things You Learn as a 30 Something Traveller

A Change of Fortune – a Songkran Adventure…

Travel for me has always been something of an escape. And by that I don't mean an escape from a stressful job or relationship issues. I have both of those things, and they can be mildly uncomfortable, but I'm talking about escaping something slightly bigger. I've often felt that day to day life - the … Continue reading A Change of Fortune – a Songkran Adventure…

One Last Roundup – The Philippines 2016!

I imagine actually reading through my travelog will be interesting to all of two people (at a push), but because I somehow managed to fit so much in, I thought a final roundup condensing it all into one post might be useful. Also, the itinerary worked really well for me, including enough activity to keep … Continue reading One Last Roundup – The Philippines 2016!

Day 14 – Manila

First things first; excuse the negative tone to this post. Unfortunately all good things must come to an end, and this trip has most certainly fulfilled the requirements of a "good thing". Furthermore, I am writing this retrospectively, and I've still got the post-travel blues. So anyway, my final day in Boracay ended around 10am, … Continue reading Day 14 – Manila

Day 10-13 – Boracay

I'm condensing these days into a single post because, well, I spent a lot of my time in Boracay either drunk or hungover, and I am writing this post from memory in the comfort of my own front room (looking out of my window at a cold, rainy English Saturday). Having spent the first night … Continue reading Day 10-13 – Boracay