ANNIE

ANNIE’S #travelsundaystory Having a double mastectomy and reconstructive surgery following testing positive for the BRCA2 gene mutation Annie and I met in a wonderful hostel in Colombia, and got on SO well I followed her all the way to the most northern part of Colombia, sleeping in hammocks in the desert and getting stuck in … More ANNIE

My Most Special Moment Of Travelling – Meeting a Genocide Survivor

This is Bou Meng. He is 3rd from the right of the B&W photo. He is one of only 7 known survivors of the Kmer Rouge imprisonment in the S-21 Tuol Sleng camp where 20,000 Cambodians were tortured and killed in 1975. What was the Kmer Rouge? I didn’t know anything about it, until a … More My Most Special Moment Of Travelling – Meeting a Genocide Survivor

ANITA

ANITA’S #travelsundaystory Diagnosed with Hypothyroidism Back in January, I left a group of friends in Colombia rushing to Peru to make my Machu Pichhu trip in time. I’d taken planes, buses, tried to fit in two excursions and got onto another bus to Cusco – because I suck at timings and it’s always more fun … More ANITA

JESSIE

JESSIE’S #travelsundaystory Supporting a Suicidal Parent Have you ever had one of the moments where you meet someone instantly and there’s just this awesome yet unsettling feeling of thinking you’ve met before, and you’re going to just get on very, VERY well? I mean, I guess I’ve only heard it when people have spoken about … More JESSIE

FREIMAN

FREIMAN’S #travelsundaystory Escaping the Venezuelan Crisis Hello! It’s been a month since my last #travelsundaystory and this weekend I’ll be sharing a tale close to my heart – my encounter with Freiman and his family in Colombia. At first I was writing a story every Sunday but I was starting to get stressed about posting … More FREIMAN

5 THINGS TO KEEP YOUR MENTAL HEALTH SANE TRAVELLING SOLO

Sup my people! 2 important números for you to know. Número 1 – I borrowed a room mate’s mosquito spray yesterday which is apparently very good. It is certain, as of this morning, that it is apparently very bad and I am currently so mosquito bitten I look like I have measles. I’m assuming I … More 5 THINGS TO KEEP YOUR MENTAL HEALTH SANE TRAVELLING SOLO