Technology has made travel even easier. And though some may prefer to rough it old-school, I like to combine my lonely planet and smartphone for the best travel experience. These are my favorite and very useful travel apps: 1. Maps.me This app is a lifesaver. Maps.me offers offline, crowdsourced maps of pretty much any place in … More My favorite travel apps
A long flight can seem daunting, but mostly they are just boring and uncomfortable. Especially if you fly economy like me, anything above 4 hours might seem like a lifetime. But packing the right things in your hand luggage can make all the difference. I usually keep these things in a separate little canvas bag in … More What to pack in your hand luggage for a long flight
Staying healthy while you’re travelling can be challenging. Whether it’s the heat, exhaustion, foreign cuisine or a nasty bug, there are plenty of health hazards to keep an eye on when you’re on the road. But that certainly shouldn’t deter you! As much as I hate getting sick on the road, I’d still rather be sick … More How to stay healthy while you travel
Two small words that scare a lot of people.
They used to scare me too. I let a lot of travel opportunities pass me by because I had no-one to go with. Friends were either busy, broke or simply not as ‘wanderlusty’ as me. And I am perpetually single. … More Why I love traveling alone
A lot of people are afraid of travelling alone because they fear loneliness. Especially in the evenings. But don’t worry, meeting others while you travel is actually really easy! I’ve listed my tips on meeting new friends, dinner companions and drinking buddies on the road: … More How to make friends as a solo traveler