People are often asking me where they should visit in Britain when they come to visit. Most people know about London, but aside from that they’re not really sure where else to visit in the UK. In fact, whenever I’m traveling, people often seem to think that everyone who lives in Britain is from London. But [...]
Archive | January, 2012
I love the beach and I’ve spent much of my adult life trying to avoid the cold, so the Caribbean islands always have a certain allure. The Caribbean is the epitome of relaxation, and according to the movies, it’s where everyone goes to run away and drink pina coladas in cognito. Not a bad idea [...]
If you are planning an African safari, chances are that the main reason you are going is to see the wildlife. Whether your interest is the Big 5, the Big Cats or the other animal icons of the African landscape, a safari is one of life’s unforgettable travel experiences. If you are looking for a [...]
Phuket is the largest and most popular island in Thailand measuring 48km long and 21km wide. Located in southern Thailand, Phuket lies 862km south of Bangkok on the western side in the Andaman sea. It is heavily developed for tourism with lots of top notch hotels, and the island is popular with people booking package [...]
The first thing that springs to mind when I think of Orlando is Disney World. But what about all the other theme parks in Orlando? Its famous attractions draw millions of tourists every year, making it one of the most visited cities in America. Various Orlando tickets can get you discounts for multiple attractions and [...]
When you’re traveling abroad, keeping in touch with your family and friends can sometimes be a bit difficult. Not only do you have to take the difference in time zones into consideration, you also have to find a way to keep in touch without it costing an arm and a leg. It’s not always easy [...]
Every time I told a New Yorker that I was going to visit the Statue of Liberty, they admitted they had never actually taken the ferry to Liberty Island. In fact I didn’t meet a single New Yorker who had set foot on the island. I found this quite curious since it’s one of the [...]
Times Square is bright. Really really bright. And I was drawn to the neon lights of Times Square at night like a moth to a flame. When I think of New York City there are a few iconic images that spring to mind…the Empire State Building, the Statue of Liberty, Central Park, the Brooklyn Bridge…but [...]
Apart from the holiday itself, one of the most exciting parts of a breakaway is in the planning. However, the problem is that often when caught up in all the excitement, it is easy to forget to pack all the necessary essentials which could ultimately lead to difficulty during your trip. Below is a guide [...]
Who is this Pommie chick?
I'm a British girl from Manchester and I have been traveling solo since 2008. After graduating from university I decided there was more to life than the hours between 9 and 5, so I packed my journalism degree into my suitcase to travel the world and work remotely. I hope to inspire you to be your own boss, live life and travel the world.