My trip to India through the medium of video

Travel video all about India

In October, I went on an epic tour of India’s Golden Triangle. Now you’ve read about it, it’s time to see what really happened… This travel video combines the highlights from my trip including visits to Delhi’s famous sights, our first view of the Taj Mahal and a very out of focus tiger in Ranthambore[…]

A cosy weekend in Berkhamsted

Weekend in a log cabin, Berkhamsted

When was the last time you had a holiday close to home? If you live in the UK, you’re blessed with little towns dotted about the place, all offering somewhere to go and something to see; just without the cost of flights or the need to change your currency. Hey, did that rhyme? Over the[…]

Ranthambore Travel Guide

Ranthambore Tiger Reserve, India

Discover everything you need to know about seeing tigers in the wild in this Ranthambore travel guide. There are fewer than 4,000 tigers left in the wild. Over half of them live in India, and Ranthambore National Park is one of the best places to see them. With the Bengal tiger its national animal, India[…]

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[…]

How to avoid Delhi Belly

How to avoid Delhi Belly

Having just returned from a trip to India, the question I’ve been asked most isn’t “did you see a tiger?” or “what was the weather like?” No, it’s actually “did you get sick?!” Well dear readers, no I didn’t. In this post, I share my tips for avoiding Delhi Belly and what to do if[…]

Where is India’s Golden Triangle?

India's Golden Triangle, the Taj Mahal

If you’ve ever planned a trip to India, you’ve probably heard of the Golden Triangle. No, it’s not a flavour of Quality Street, but a well-trodden path through India’s three major cities of Delhi, Agra and Jaipur. Easily accessible by expressways and major roads, the total circuit is 720km long and characterised by beautiful landscapes and[…]

Where and What To Eat in Marrakech

Where to eat in Marrakech: La Maison Arabe

Knowing where and what to eat in Marrakech, Morocco can be tricky as there are so many amazing cafes, restaurants and traditional food stalls on offer. With so much choice, where do you decide to go? I’m pleased to say all of the places listed below come with personal recommendation from my friends and work[…]

Why September is the best month to travel

Where to Travel in September

I used to hate September. When I was a schoolgirl, September saw me suffering from the back-to-school blues. When I started my job, September saw me suffering from the back-to-work blues. But now, I’ve been able to avoid the inevitable back-to-work blues by packing my bags and seeing where the wind takes me. And that’s what[…]