In light of International Women’s Day, and the news of the horrific ordeal faced by a 22-year-old Brit in Australia over recent months, I think it’s more important than ever to discuss the issue of sexism, harassment and, more importantly, the safety of female travellers around the world. … More The Plight of the Female Traveller
As most of you will have noticed, I’ve been absent from this blog for quite some time now. I left it at a point where I had a lot of work on for my degree back home, and then also had to face the stress of moving country once again to head back to England. … More The trouble with travel blogging…
This blog has been stagnant for far too long, which I feel pretty bad about. I had a lot of work on over the past couple of months, but now that that’s out of the way, I can finally get back to posting! It just means I have a lot to catch up on… especially … More Exploring… Barcelona!
Ok so I realise it’s been a while since I last posted (if ‘a while’= 3 months…), but I want to get the ball rolling again so I can start posting some new stuff I’ve had in mind! So, finally, here is the update from my pre-Xmas bank holiday weekend in Germany. (I took far … More Exploring… Germany!
“New Year, new me” right? Well, no, not exactly. But I do however agree that with each new year comes the opportunity to reflect on our lives so far and to set ourselves new goals and ambitions for the year ahead. So I have decided to set myself this 365 day challenge for the year … More The 365 day challenge
As I’ve reached Christmas break I decided that now may be a good time to review my time so far in the form of a country showdown! Before I begin I’d like to point out that this list is based on personal preferences only, so all points are debatable, these are just my opinions! CATEGORY: … More Spain vs. UK – The Showdown
As I’m short on time and this post is super late, this post will probably be mostly pictures; but luckily I have lots of them! So my flatmate and I decided to book a weekend trip to Morocco as it’s so close to where I am on the south of Spain, it would be a … More Exploring… Morocco! (ie. my first time on the African continent)
About a month late, but here is an update on my adventures in Granada. So I headed to Granada a few weeks ago to visit a friend (who had the exact same placement last year as I have now, but has since moved) and to explore the city, as I’d never been before. After a … More Exploring… Granada!
Ok so once again I am extremely behind on my postcard blogs, but being busy travelling every weekend in order to have something to write about seems like a pretty good excuse to me 😛 Anyway, here are all the details of my Halloween weekend trip to Sevilla! (Sidenote: shout out to WordPress for updating their … More Exploring… Sevilla!
For people doing the programme/ anyone who would like a funny insight into the life of a language assistant in Spain, have a read! Enjoy … More My life as a language assistant in Spain (GIF style…)