Posted in July 2012

Capture the Colour

Capture the Colour

So my boyfriend nominated me to enter the ‘Capture the Colour‘ Competition with Travel Supermarket in his entry, since we’re a little competitive when it comes to our photos I thought I’d give it a shot. Several of these photos are featured in my post ‘Favourite trip photos‘ and on Flickr. White – Vernal Falls, Yosemite, USA … Continue reading

A World Away on your Birthday!

A World Away on your Birthday!

This is not the first time I’ve celebrated my birthday abroad, it is in fact the third and each time has been totally awesome. First, France when i turned 12, secondly my 22nd birthday in America and now I’ve reached the grand old age of 26 (ancient according to Iain) whilst in Panama. While being … Continue reading

Acting like Attenborough

Originally posted on It's all Michael Palin's fault:
So I’ve made it into Costa Rica – the poster child of Central American tourism. It’s an shock to the wallet after months in places like Nicaragua and Honduras which to a northerner like me ain’t good. However, despite a being swindled by overly bureaucratic…

The good, the bad and the ugly

The good, the bad and the ugly

There are days when travelling, that can be like any other day…. utterly awful. I’ve had a few of those recently! I got ill and was no longer able do an overnight hike on the Volcano El Hoyo in Nicaragua (see how fantastic this could have been if like Iain I’d managed to suffer through … Continue reading