What travel means to me

My parents taught me (and continue to teach me!) to savour life. Every whine was met with a gentle rebuke: I complained about the swell of my calves and I was told I was lucky to be able to walk.

Since travelling around the world, through some of the very poorest nations, in 2010-11, I saw first-hand how lucky I was. I believe that life is measured by what we can get out of it. And I want to get as much from it as possible.

Time is ticking… don’t waste it.

Top Las Vegas Restaurants

February 13, 2013
Thumbnail image for Top Las Vegas Restaurants

While Vegas is known for its casinos and world class entertainment, it also has a growing reputation as a culinary haven.  Nearly every casino has at least one fine dining establishment and with so many choices it can be hard to pick the best place for a fine meal.  Below is my list for the […]

Read the full article →

Photo essay: A rainy walk in Munnar, India

April 24, 2012

I’m no photographer but I’m hoping to share my (and my boyfriend’s!) best efforts in this series. Whilst wandering through the Buckinghamshire countryside the other day, the heavens opened British April-style, and I was immediately transported back to a memorable wander I took through the hills of Munnar in India. Not all walks are ruined […]

Read the full article →