Working in the travel industry: what’s it really like?

Working in the Travel Industry - Would Be Traveller

For anyone who loves to travel, working in the travel industry seems to be the ideal way to fund their passion. After all, what’s better than getting paid to visit exotic destinations, spend time researching travel trends or meet people who share similar interests? But is that the reality of working in travel? Let’s find[…]

Tips on How to Improve Your Wildlife Photography

Would Be Traveller How to improve your wildlife photography

They say that wildlife photography is one of the hardest to master. Yet, it’s incredibly satisfying when you get it right. Let me tell you how to improve your wildlife photography with my top tips on taking better photos of animals.  I am a wildlife travel and photography fanatic. Most of my trips have involved[…]

Travel Photography Tips For Beginners

2016 Travel Highlights: India's Golden Triangle - The Taj Mahal, Agra

These travel photography tips for beginners will help you take your holiday snaps to the next level. Point. Shoot. Done. I’ll admit it – that used to be my mantra when it came to travel photography. I’d argue I was far too busy enjoying myself to find the perfect angle, set the exposure or even[…]

What makes a good travel buddy

How to find your travel buddy

I absolutely respect people who can travel alone; I’m just not one of them. Sure I’ve had a couple of trips where I’ve jumped on a plane with no one to hold my hand, but I’ve always met a tour group or some friends who have opened up their houses for me at the other[…]

Nervous Flyer Tips

How to travel in South Africa: public transport

The truth is, I’m a bit of a nervous flyer. Tips to cope with flight anxiety have helped me learnt to control my fear of flying, but it’s taken me a while to get there and to start looking forward to my next flight! In this post, I’ll share some of the tips, advice and[…]

How to survive your first day back at work

Surviving your first day back at work after a holiday

Everyone knows the worst part of going on holiday is coming home. Worse still is going back to work! You’ve just spent two weeks out of the office on a beach/city/adventure break (delete as appropriate), where the hardest thing you had to do was decide whether you want beer or a cocktail with your dinner.[…]