8 Travel Bloggers Who Inspired Me to Quit My Job and Travel the World

I'd be lying if I said that to quit my job to travel the world was an easy decision to make. I remember in January 2016, I was sitting at my desk editing photos while my eyes and heart were welling up. I just knew I had to leave. I’m one of those people who [...]

By | August 20th, 2016|Blog|12 Comments

20 Travel Movies That Will Give You Pure Wanderlust

Jeffrey L. Cohen - Bus from the movie "Into the Wild" Wanderlust can take over your mind and body and there’s nothing quite like that feeling. It’s a mixture of euphoria and longing, escapism and love. While we mightn’t be able to head to every country we’d like to, it’s still a thrill [...]

By | July 18th, 2016|Blog, Favourite Things, Travel Tips|5 Comments

Bits and Bobs: 8 Travel Essentials for Vietnam

It’s hard to believe that our June trip to Vietnam is less than 40 days away (I even had a dream last night about missing the flight – that was a nightmare!) Apart from light clothes, mosquito repellents, overseas plugs and sun cream, there are also some extra bits that we’re throwing in this time [...]

By | April 22nd, 2016|Travel Tips, Vietnam|2 Comments

19 Tips for Safer Travel Abroad

“Do you remember the way back to the hotel?” Whether you’re looking for a week in the Spanish or heading on a three-week stint in Thailand, one of the most important things is to be prepared! As seasoned travellers, Mom and I have had many experiences abroad and thankfully we've never had any major mishaps. [...]

By | April 7th, 2016|Blog, Travel Tips|1 Comment

The Plan is Simple: Our Vietnam Diaries Part One

The plan is simple: my partner, my Mammy and I are heading to Vietnam this summer. For Mam, it will be her fourth time, the third for myself and for my partner, it’s his very first time! With a fluttery feeling in my heart the more I think of it, here’s how our journey is [...]

By | February 5th, 2016|Blog, Vietnam|5 Comments

Project Vietnam: Time to Make Another Journey

It’s Christmas, 2015, and I’m back at home with my Mam in Kerry. There’s no snow but there is a fire. Its golden light dancing from the stove. It’s good to be home. Chatting and catching up over what’s gone on in Dublin’s “Big Smoke”, we eventually get onto our plans for 2016. What could [...]

By | January 31st, 2016|Blog, Vietnam|3 Comments