This week I took another relatively unnecessary trip back home. Working double shifts multiple times a week has made full days off about as rare as a solar eclipse, and so instead of sitting about in my bedroom in Glasgow, I decided to go home and spend some time with my family. I had fun barbecuing for everyone (you can…

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COPENHAGEN: 3 DAY WINTER CITY BREAK!

Copenhagen: “The Happiest City In The World”. It struck me as a bold statement. How exactly does a society breed happiness? If Copenhagen has found it so easy, where have we all got it so wrong? When I happened upon a small hardback book called “The Little Book Of Hygge” on a midnight trip to tesco in November, I was compelled to…
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INTERRAIL EUROPE: A GUIDE FOR FIRST-TIMERS

If you follow me on any social media platform whatsoever, I’m sure you’ll know by now that me and Ciaran have ventured off on our one month adventure around Europe, mostly due to me polluting every possible news feed with countless pictures of me by a beach, me by a statue, me by a wall, me by a… You get…
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Wien Winter Wonderland: 3 Days in Vienna

At long last our girls winter weekend has finally happened. This weekend had been in discussion, and a bit of planning, for literally several years. My sister’s 18th and my mum’s 60th happened to fall within the same year, so of course this made the perfect excuse for massive celebrations, and what better way than for the four girls of the family to take…
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CALIFORNIA ROAD TRIP!

As the unforgiving Glasgow winter begins to settle in, it’s hard not to find solace in summer memories. After spending the month of July travelling the west coast of California I had hoped my wanderlust would be satisfied for a while. Yet predictably, by October my mind is consumed once again with travelling and discovery. But alas with being a…
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