30 Mental Health Benefits Of Volunteering Abroad

Before I arrived on my first volunteer project abroad, I hadn’t once considered what I would gain from it, instead I worried whether I would even have anything to offer and that everyone else would be more experienced than me. I couldn’t have been more wrong! Although it’s a cliché, it is true that youContinue reading “30 Mental Health Benefits Of Volunteering Abroad”

How to Make Friends Whilst Travelling

Travelling abroad is becoming easier to organise and more solo travellers are embarking on journeys abroad. Although the fear of spending many weeks alone can be daunting for some but there is no need to worry! There are many different ways to make friends travelling solo. The easiest way to make friends whilst travelling isContinue reading “How to Make Friends Whilst Travelling”

Travel For Self Care

Everyday distractions can cloud our minds and clutter our thoughts. Travelling gives people the opportunity to step away from the daily grind and give our brain a rest. Simply the act of planning a trip can give people something to look forward to and bring excitement into their lives. Getting away from the nine to five and taking time for yourself could be just what the doctor ordered.

Unusual Volunteer Projects

Volunteering is becoming more accessible with more unique and obscure projects popping up all around the world. While volunteers who deliver meals on wheels and work at charity shops provide an invaluable service, some may opt for some of the more unusual volunteering roles out there, both at home and away. NASA Astronaut Would youContinue reading “Unusual Volunteer Projects”

What To Take On A Marine Conservation Project

Covering over 70% of the earth’s surface and providing the world with oxygen, food, medicine and transportation options, it is no surprise that people are looking into ways to conserving and protecting oceans and seas. Increasingly more volunteers are turning away from traditional volunteering options of teaching English or building schools in Africa to jobsContinue reading “What To Take On A Marine Conservation Project”

Unnecessary Costs Travelling Abroad

Travelling abroad is an unforgettable experience although it can sometimes seem whilst overseas, your money evaporates and doesn’t go as far. It could be because travellers are more relaxed and spend less time counting their pennies but more likely it is simply that they are wasting their money on unnecessary costs. Here are some annoyingContinue reading “Unnecessary Costs Travelling Abroad”

5 Things To Do In Denver

In terms of likeable cities, Denver, Colorado is a top contender. There’s fresh air, mountains in sight, and a diverse range of things to do.  As a former resident, I can attest to a well-known fact: this capital city has a quaint, almost-small-town charm with all the amenities and comforts of a large city. YouContinue reading “5 Things To Do In Denver”

Ways To Save Whilst Travelling Abroad

If I had a pound for every time friends or family asked me how I afford to travel as much as I do, I would be rich by now! I tuck away every penny to be able to see more of the world but there are also some things I do whilst away to helpContinue reading “Ways To Save Whilst Travelling Abroad”

Jumping Off A Cliff: Gary

This year was the third time that Gary Moody, my father jumped of this cliff in Turkey. He did it the first time on perhaps his sixth or seventh trip to Turkey, he was always too scared before. What triggered his desire to jump? Two of his clients who have retired and in their eightiesContinue reading “Jumping Off A Cliff: Gary”

Useful Websites For Planning A Holiday

Planning a holiday is getting easier and easier, travellers no longer have to rely on travel agents charging high commission fees. There are many easy ways to organise a trip online, below are a couple of the websites I find really help plan a holiday. Sky Scanner – This site is number one when itContinue reading “Useful Websites For Planning A Holiday”