It's one of my most-hated feelings. That bleak, empty, confusion and lack of motivation that sits heavy in the pit of your stomach when you look at your calendar and the year ahead and see pages and pages of BLANK! Well maybe not blank - there's a lot of boring stuff like birthdays and various other commitments - but the glorious expectation that comes with seeing weeks in a row of days upon days crossed out of action on the calendar, marked with stars and exclamation marks and excitement and anticipation that can only be equated with the glory of a BIG overseas trip......NOWHERE TO BE SEEN!Read More
Travel stories, inspiration, news and musing
We are the dreamers, the seekers, the travellers, the adventurers, the optimists. It's nice to meet you! There are lots of us with the same DNA - we look forward to sharing the journey with you.
Filtering by Tag: long weekends
I have become a master of planning out my leisure time. Why would I want to put structure around something as liberating as a holiday? Because a) it helps me squeeze every last drop of holiday time out of my year, b) it gives me plenty of time to look forward to the next adventure as soon as I've returned from the last one, and c) it means I can hunt down the best deals and nut out the best things to see and do - which in turns enables point a). Here are the five elements that I think comprise an awesome year of travel, complete with recommended dosages! Enjoy!Read More