Adjusting my ‘friendly-o-meter’

I like to think of myself as being a pretty friendly person — that is to say that I’m approachable, chatty and generally pleasant to friends and strangers alike. While…

How tolerant a traveller are you?

When you’re off exploring the world, whether it be backpacking, touring in a campervan or travelling in luxury, it’s inevitable that you’ll meet many fellow travellers with different habits to…

Let Me Take You To…Innsbruck

Most of my favourite places in the world have become so for very different reasons, usually a result of who I was there with, how I was feeling when I…

Love or Loathe: Travelling Solo

Last month’s poll told a tale of travel-savvy women in favour of budget airlines and their cheap, frill-free flights, but what about boarding that plane on your own and setting…