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Stories from the Land of Fog and Shining Sun

Big Buddha Lantau Island Hong Kong Asia

Ni Hao! What a day! I experienced everything from pouring rain to brooding sunshine and swirling mist and this in cozy, sticky 31°C with loooots of humidity. Add to this endless walks up and down. Well, if anyone wants to lose some weight, I guess that would be a way to do it. Jokes aside, […]


Real Life Horror Stories from My Time in the Australian Outback

Travelling solo can be scary and dangerous. I often get incredulous stares when I reveal that I’ve been doing it for the past four years. And I am still in one piece – despite plenty of misadventures. The country that I brought the most mindboggling stories from is Down Under. Not just on Halloween, I’d […]


The Best Books on Confidence Building for Kickass Ladies

Person holding up stack of books

Is it just me or is 2018 the year of doing some serious ground work when it comes to self love, dropping emotional baggage and doing some core confidence building? Solo travel has been a major factor in getting my bearings after hitting a critical low with my depression and anxiety.


Your Ultimate Winter Vacation Packing List + Free Download

Your Ultimate Winter Vacation Packing List

It’s nice to chase the sun and pack for tropical vacations for warm destinations, such as Australia, Indonesia, Thailand or the Caribbean. But winter can be just as nice. I mean, snow is just so beautiful but can it be tricky to keep warm and cosy and not wish you were seated in front of […]