Hogmanay in Edinburgh for New Year's Eve
My Last Minute Trip to Hogmanay in Edinburgh

One of the items on my list of 30 things to do before 30 was to attend Hogmanay in Edinburgh. If you haven't heard of Hogmanay, it's basically one of the biggest, if not THE biggest New Years Eve festivals in the world. When it comes...

Tao Bike Benidorm - electric bikes
Press Trips for Bloggers: What are they Like?

Since 2012 I've been on around 27 press trips abroad. From airlines and cruise liners to tour providers and tourism boards, I've been fortunate enough to have worked with all sorts of amazing companies, who have sent me to exotic locations around the world. For many...

How to Fly Business Class Cheap
How to Fly Business Class for Cheap (or Free)

Several years ago I was upgraded from Economy to First Class on Emirates. It was purely luck of course - the flight was overbooked so I was suddenly propelled from cattle class to the front of the cabin. It was one of the most exciting...

Priority Pass Review
How to Access Airport Lounges: A Priority Pass Review

Want to know how you can gain access to airport lounges when you're not holding a Business Class ticket? Just because you're flying in Economy doesn't mean you have traipse around the airport terminal while waiting for your flight. You too can be sipping champagne inside...

Lily Cup Menstrual Cup Review
Why I Switched to a Menstrual Cup

A few months ago I reviewed the Lily Cup Compact menstrual cup as an alternative method to tampons. Having never used a menstrual cup before it was a bit of a learning curve, but now I've switched I'll never go back! This month I've been testing the Lily...

Travelex UK - The Next Great Travel Writer 2017
Are YOU the Next Great Travel Writer?

Do you dream of being a travel writer? Then the New Year might just bring your big break because Travelex and Penguin Books UK are running an awesome competition to find The Next Great Travel Writer 2017. It's not always easy to get your work...

Postsnap App Postcard
Send Postcards from your phone! A Postsnap App Review

I rarely ever send postcards because, if I'm completely honest, I just can't be bothered with the hassle of buying one, writing it, buying stamps and finding a post box while I'm abroad. Which is a shame because actually it's a really nice, thoughtful gesture. The...

Japan Press Trip
My Weird and Wonderful Holiday Experiences

I’ve been travelling solo since 2008 - over 8 years - and in that time I’ve experienced highs, lows and everything in between. I’ve had some unforgettable moments but also some saddening ones, and of course there have been some weird and wacky experiences too! The...

Shutterbee
Shutterbee Review: The Social App for Travellers

After doing a little searching on Google I learnt that there are a whopping 2 million apps on Apple's App Store, so it can be quite overwhelming to know what to download to your iPhone. Among them there are lots of travel apps on the...