Five Florence musts! 

Five Florence musts! 

Florence, or Firenze as the Italians call it, is the capital of Tuscany and probably one of the most magical cities in Italy. I spent three days here while traveling on my own through Italy and these are my five best experiences in Florence.

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Perfect Porto  

Perfect Porto  

After finishing my Camino I was left with a week where I did not have anything planned as I did not expect to finish my pilgrimage in 27 days.  My initial idea was to just explore Santiago de Compostela, however I quickly realised that Santiago is not a place where you spend an entire week.  […]

Exploring Cinque Terre 

Exploring Cinque Terre 

If you find yourself in Italy wondering where to go next, the Cinque Terre area is definitely a must.  I am lucky enough to have a close friend in Lerici and when I initially planned to visit her I had no idea that this area is one of the most famous places in Italy.  It […]

Letting go at Cruz de Ferro 

Letting go at Cruz de Ferro 

The Cruz de Ferro (Iron Cross) is a five feet high wooden pole with an iron cross mounted at the top.

Life of a Pilgrim 

Life of a Pilgrim 

Cannot believe that I have walked 300 kilometers in the last eleven days. What an intense journey this has been so far. I set out on my Camino with the idea to find time to mediate, read and blog everyday and yet there has been no time to do so as I have been so busy walking. I have come to realise that walking 25 to 30 kilometers a day actually takes time.

Camino Letters 

Camino Letters 

Today marks two months since you left and the last sixty days have been so unreal. I still hope that I’ll wake up from this bad dream at any moment now.

Camino de Santiago Video

Here’s a quick video of my first day on the Camino Frances, Napoleon route.. https://youtu.be/HvKhmP4O9a8 

Five incredible Skopelos experiences

Five incredible Skopelos experiences

The Greek island of Skopelos is one of several islands that make up the Northern Sporades island group. As one of the greener islands with very dramatic cliffs, the island is a popular wedding destination. After spending an entire week on the island in 2015, here are my top five things to do in Skopelos.

Reason for entry, work or pleasure?

Reason for entry, work or pleasure?

Last year I decided to plan a two month solo trip in 2017 for renewed inspiration and perspective. Little did I know that my year would start off with the biggest challenge I have ever faced. In early January my father was diagnosed with Mutiple Myeloma and his condition deteriorated so quickly that he ultimately lost his battle on the 7th of February. We were still struggling to come to terms with the news of his illness when we were suddenly hit with the shock of his passing. Even with the news of him being sick, the idea of him passing so soon never crossed our minds.

Five reasons why I travel

Five reasons why I travel

There are many reasons why one should travel, however these are my top five reasons. Feel free to share some of yours in the comments section below..