Wanderlust: Bosnia & Herzegovina

Bosnia is in South Eastern Europe, located on the Adriatic Coast and bordered by Croatia, Serbia and Montenegro. This country has a long, heart-breaking history of war, oppression, and political and cultural changes, and is known for its part in the disillusion of the former Yugoslavia Republic. Alot of this history is still apparent in…

Tenerife: Superb Street Art

In Puerto de la Cruz’s historic centre I was strolling down one of the narrow streets lined with restaurants, looked up and saw a huge piece of street art. As the days went on I noticed street art everywhere. They were painted in 2014 as part of an outdoor museum installation, but keep an eye…

What I packed for a week in Puerto de la Cruz

My mum and I recently escaped to Puerto de la Cruz for a week away from our stressful jobs. This trip was a week to relax, explore the town and spend some time together. [Just a note: as much as this was a trip to Tenerife, it wasn’t a lounge-by-the-pool kind of holiday.]  I am…

Photo Post: Waves of Tenerife

 I love taking photographs of waves… They’re so hypnotic, calmly rolling in one after another, the way they swell gaining power and height, how they crashing violently against rocky formations … I’m easily mesmerised by waves! Here are a few I took on my recent trip away to Tenerife, enjoy!   Do any of you…

5 Favourites from my Library

I love finding new books to read, and often find inspiration from other people’s recommendations – so I thought I’d share a handful of my favourite books from my ‘Library’. The Book Thief – Markus Zusak “HERE IS A SMALL FACT – You are going to die 1939. Nazi Germany. The country is holding its…

Photo Post: Sunrise & Sunset Around the World

Just a few of the many Sunrises and Sunsets I’ve had the chance to photograph, taken in various locations across Africa, Asia and Europe…     My 3 favourites: In 2015 I went on a 2 week volunteer trip to Thailand, working with some gorgeous elephants. One evening I was sat reading near the elephants…

Wanderlust: The Philippines

The Philippines are a group of more than 7000 tropical islands in South East Asia. Sitting on the Pacific Ring of Fire, means that they have some rather unpredictable weather but also some of the greatest biodiversity in the world! The country was ruled under the Spanish for approximately 350 years, and this is evident…