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A non hikers guide to hiking in Peru + best one and two day hikes

A non hikers guide to hiking in Peru + best one and two day hikes

I am not a hiker. I’ve never cared to walk five hundred miles just to see a view. Hell, I’d never done a long hike before travelling Peru (that wasn’t meant to rhyme, but I like it). I thought I would hate hiking, but the 

Everything you need to know about visiting the Salar de Uyuni Salt Flats in Bolivia

Everything you need to know about visiting the Salar de Uyuni Salt Flats in Bolivia

Bolivia is one of my favourite countries. Its natural beauty and landscapes are underrated, probably because it’s right next to Peru who steals Bolivia’s magnificent glory. If you’re heading to Bolivia and want to do a tour of the Uyuni Salt Flats, this blog has 

Attachment styles, what they are and how they affect your love life

Attachment styles, what they are and how they affect your love life

Attachment theory is an area of psychology dating back to the 1950s, characterising how you behave in relationships. Your attachment style isn’t similar to some Myer Briggs personality test that people can call bullshit on. The attachment theory has been studied by psychologists and psychiatrists 

7 Quick hacks to save you money on flights 

7 Quick hacks to save you money on flights 

Flights are getting more expensive (cheers inflation) and there are multiple websites you can book on these days. I’ve been travelling Latin America for six months now, flying about more than I’d care to admit for a backpacker. These are the hacks I use to 

10 Incredible must see destinations in Peru + itinerary

10 Incredible must see destinations in Peru + itinerary

Peru is a remarkable country, filled with breathtaking scenery, friendly people and tasty food. I loved every town and every hike in Peru and I couldn’t recommend it enough. Of all the countries I’ve visited in Latin America, I found Peruvians to be the nicest 

The ultimate backpacker’s guide to Puerto Escondido, Mexico

The ultimate backpacker’s guide to Puerto Escondido, Mexico

Ah, what a magical place it is! Puerto Escondido is an awesome beach town on the west coast of Mexico in the Oaxaca region. I booked four nights and stayed a month. It’s an easy place to get stuck, this town has it all. Incredible 

Nine ways to manage anxiety when you’re travelling

Nine ways to manage anxiety when you’re travelling

Sometimes anxiety is a mother fucker, especially when you’re travelling and are far away from the things that usually help. I thought I’d be able to quit my job, sell my stuff and jump on a plane and never feel anxious again, but it turns 

10 Incredible must see destinations in Mexico + itinerary

10 Incredible must see destinations in Mexico + itinerary

I spent three months in Mexico and travelled to many different parts of this large and diverse country. Some places are rather overrated, expensive and Americanised. Other parts are absolutely incredible. The Americanised parts of Mexico were not my buzz at all. They are mainly 

Opening up about my experience with domestic violence

Opening up about my experience with domestic violence

Trigger warning: Domestic violence. I recently opened the news to find my esteemed university lecturer and mentor had stabbed his wife and mother of two children to death. This was a man I looked up to, who was loved by the university and had won