How to survive flying with a budget airline
Advice, Tips, Travel

How to survive a low cost airline flight

I'm a budget traveller, I'm not embarrassed to admit that. Keeping to a tight budget has allowed me to travel to some amazing places and reach countries that otherwise I could only dream of. Cheap flights with low-cost airlines have been key to my travels...

No more homesick feelings
Advice, Tips, Travel

How to avoid feeling homesick when traveling

We all get a little homesick when we're away from home for a long time but the key to not letting it ruin your trip, distract you from your journey and ultimately shatter your dreams (sorry, a bit dramatic but some people do give up and go home at this point) is really not that crazy or ground-breaking...

Packing tips for traveling light from a travel blogger
Advice, Tips, Travel

Tips for packing only hand luggage

There is a bit of an art to packing a carry-on bag with everything you need and it does take a little bit of planning. You can't just chuck it all in at the last minute and away you go. I will share with you my top tips for packing only hand luggage...

Moving from London to Madrid
Expat, Madrid, Spain

Moving from London to Madrid

Relocating to a new city is a big move. A new city, in a new country (when you don’t speak the language) is an even bigger move. Luckily, we've had a bit of practice at this but it still feels quite daunting when the day finally comes to pack up your things and get on that flight. I think the key to moving to another country is...

Traveling the world and living all over the world
Blog, Spain

I just couldn’t settle

I've been wandering for a while now, moving from place to place, traveling, exploring and seeing as much as I can of the world. In my 20's that meant backpacking on a tight budget, with just a well-thumbed Lonely Planet guide clutched in my hand and a huge smile on my face. I was lucky enough to backpack in....