That night, Madagascar greeted me at the airport with a thick, smoky darkness, a gruff one-toothed driver and a taxi with a door that flew open around corners. I had arrived in south-west Madagascar to live and work amongst the Vezo fisher folk who subsisted entirely off the spoils of the Toliara reef system. … Continue reading Travel Stories: My First (Scary) Night in Madagascar
Yes, I am lagging severely behind on this whole monthly update thing but three cheers to to getting on track again (hip, hip, hooray). I will start with three words to describe these past two months- hot, exhausting and hopeful. Hot because it is consistently 33 degrees celsius here in Greece. Exhausting because I have … Continue reading Month Five and Six of Travel
With my departure date for two months in Greece looming, my teensy 45L Kathmandu backpack comes out of its dusty storage place to mock me with it’s inadequate size. Too big to check-in, too small to house my ever increasing belongings: it is the perfect size to encourage bag-sitting and zip-straining (this is why I … Continue reading Peek Inside My Packing: Clothes, Shoes and Gear
Welcome to Girl Travellers! In this series I’ll introduce you to some inspiring and downright cool female travel bloggers. It's a space where we can chat about travel and what it means to be a girl on the road. It is my pleasure to introduce Pam to our Girl Travellers series. Pam is the delightful … Continue reading Girl Travellers: An Interview with Pam from A Blonde Around the World
As part of a new series on Dirty paws, I thought it would be fun to chat with girl travellers and pick their brains on everything travel, beauty and adventure related. So grab a coffee/chai/po cha and read on. When I stumbled open Rachel’s Blog “Hippie In heels” I knew that I had found a … Continue reading Girl Travellers: An Interview with Rachel from Hippie In Heels.
This is my personal wish-list for Christmas. All stuff that I would take with me on my trip.1. TopShop three-quarter sleeve striped shirt.Striped shirts are my kryptonite. I probably already have five but none of them are the perfect stripe. I think this top may be it. Striped tops are so versatile and are definitely … Continue reading My Christmas travel wish list