When you dream of the perfect holiday cottage, Coliza in St Austell, Cornwall probably springs to mind. It is a picture perfect property, almost so perfect; you wonder if it is real. The Location Coliza, available from Marsden’s Cottage Holidays, is located in St Austell , which is the largest town in Cornwall and enjoys [...]
You can’t get a more convenient location than the Comfort Hotel Grand Central, which is located inside Oslo’s central station. You’re only a 2-minute walk from the airport express train, which is fantastic if you want to save time commuting to/from the airport. The Location The Comfort Hotel Grand Central is located inside central station, [...]
Earlier this year I wrote about how I am trying to stay in shape while traveling. There’s nothing like shopping for some new running shoes or clothing to give you a bit of an incentive to start exercising! Recently I was asked to review this Nike Women’s Dri-Fit Knit Short Sleeve Tee, which is made [...]
Situated slap-bang in the middle of Oslo, the Hotel Continental is a classy affair and Norway’s only member of the Leading Hotels of the World. The hotel has been built up by a single family over four generations, and this is reflected in the warmth of the customer service. Upon arrival I was greeted with a [...]
As a blogger my iPhone is an item I simply can’t travel without- but data roaming charges can soon add up if I’m not careful. I’m always looking for ways to keep those costs down, and mobile apps are a great way to do this. I’ve tried various apps including Skype, but when I was [...]
I’ve stayed in a lot of hotels on my travels, and sometimes they all start to look the same. Which is why I was excited to stay a night at The Thief- a Design Hotel located in the arts district of Oslo. The Thief cost more per room to build than any hotel in Scandinavia, [...]
Despite having spent 19 days last year in Las Vegas, I never once made it to a show. People always tell me the Cirque du Soleil shows are a must in Vegas, so this year I was determined to see one for myself. My show of choice was Zarkana, one of the newer Cirque Du [...]
When visiting Manila, the business district of Makati is THE place to stay. In this area there are a number of huge shopping malls all connected to each other, including Glorietta Mall and the lush, tropical Green Belt mall. It’s definitely a place to shop-till-you-drop! The Holiday Inn & Suites Makati is a relatively new hotel [...]
Before I visited Malaysia I hadn’t heard much about the country from other travellers, but I soon discovered it has some beautiful islands and beaches to visit. While the islands of Pangkor Laut and Langkawi are more well-known, the East Coast of Malaysia is a diver’s dream and has some beautiful unspoiled beaches. After tasting [...]
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.