13 things I don’t miss about London

13 things I don’t miss about London

When we left London to move to Hertfordshire earlier this year, it must have taken me at least a month to properly feel ‘settled’. …
Judging the Post Office Travel Blogger Awards

Judging the Post Office Travel Blogger Awards

Throughout my journalism and travel writing career, I’ve been lucky enough to pick up a couple of awards for my work. But I’…
5 challenges for freelancers going on maternity leave

5 challenges for freelancers going on maternity leave

If you’re of a certain age (and you want to have children), one of the things that female freelancers have to think about …
Guest travel blog Q&A | Emma Spencer, The Emasphere

Guest travel blog Q&A | Emma Spencer, The Emasphere

Happy Bank Holiday all (you UK folk, anyway). Today, I’m really pleased to return to my guest travel blog Q&A series …
Life Update: London, I’ve left you

Life Update: London, I’ve left you

It’s been a whole month since I moved out of London to live in Hertford. And wow, the time has flown. I guess, …
Guest blogger Q&A | Aftab Pathan, Fresh And Fearless

Guest blogger Q&A | Aftab Pathan, Fresh And Fearless

Today, I’m super pleased to have Aftab Pathan on the blog. Aftab is the founder of the luxury travel and lifestyle blog Fresh …
Freelance Journalism: How I became a travel writer – Part 2

Freelance Journalism: How I became a travel writer – Part 2

This is a continuation of How I became a travel writer – part 1. If you haven’t yet read the first part, you can find …
Freelance Journalism: How I became a travel writer – Part 1

Freelance Journalism: How I became a travel writer – Part 1

If you ask a professional travel writer, ‘how did you become a travel writer’, I can guarantee, the answer will be different every time. …
Guest Travel Blogger Q&A | Stuart Forster, Go Eat Do

Guest Travel Blogger Q&A | Stuart Forster, Go Eat Do

Since joining the British Guild of Travel Writers, I’ve met some really great travel writers and bloggers. One of those is Stuart Forster, …
Guest Blogger Q&A: Jen Lowthrop, She Gets Around

Guest Blogger Q&A: Jen Lowthrop, She Gets Around

Happy New Year’s Eve everyone! While I’m travelling back down to London today after Christmas with all the family, I’m sure …
Gap Year vs work sabbatical – what are the benefits of long-term travel?

Gap Year vs work sabbatical – what are the benefits of long-term travel?

In association with Netflights As 2017 comes to an end, it’s the perfect time to reflect on what you’ve achieved throughout the year. …
Guest Travel Blogger Q&A | Becky Wiggins, EnglishMum.com

Guest Travel Blogger Q&A | Becky Wiggins, EnglishMum.com

One more sleep until Christmas – eek! I thought I would share a Q&A today with the lovely Becky Wiggins of the brilliant …
Why I haven’t travelled so much this year (& a bit of exciting news!)

Why I haven’t travelled so much this year (& a bit of exciting news!)

Warning: This is a very long post – grab a cuppa and get comfy! As the year comes to an end, I’ve been re-reading …
Review: Hot-desking at JOVA, Fitzrovia

Review: Hot-desking at JOVA, Fitzrovia

If you’re a freelancer, blogger, or nomadic worker who happens to find themselves needing a desk to rent in central London, you might …
Can you ever really take a holiday as a travel writer?

Can you ever really take a holiday as a travel writer?

My recent holiday in Feurteventura was meant to be just that – a holiday. A week where I could just switch off from being a …
Guest Travel blogger Q&A | Rebecca Hall, Life Beyond Borders

Guest Travel blogger Q&A | Rebecca Hall, Life Beyond Borders

This week I’m really pleased to be featuring a Q&A with the travel writer, travel author and founder of Life Beyond …
Guest Travel Blogger Q&A | Melvin Boecher, Travel Dudes

Guest Travel Blogger Q&A | Melvin Boecher, Travel Dudes

This week, I’m delighted to introduce another influential male from the travel blogging and travel writing industry. Melvin Boecher is the founder and …
Guest Blogger Q&A | Josh Burrell, LOOKDWN

Guest Blogger Q&A | Josh Burrell, LOOKDWN

I love you ladies, but isn’t it about time we had a man on the blog? And the first man to appear on …
Guest Blogger Q&A | Connie Law, Connie Consumes

Guest Blogger Q&A | Connie Law, Connie Consumes

This week I’m really excited to have Connie Law on the blog. Connie is of course, the founder of the food and travel …
Guest blogger Q&A | Zoe, THE ZRW

Guest blogger Q&A | Zoe, THE ZRW

Morning, how was your weekend? I’ve decided to run my guest blogger Q&A series on a fortnightly basis and this week, …