Europe

A Beginner’s Guide to Riga

Where on Earth is Riga? Riga is the capital city of Latvia and is the biggest city in the Baltic States. Latvia shares its borders with Lithuania, Russia, Belarus and Estonia. Riga itself is located at the mouth of the…

Food and Drink

La Vina – Manchester

I have visited La Vina a few times when I have wanted a quick, after work tapas, and it has always met with expectations. On a recent trip to La Vina for a quick tapas lunch, I figured I may…

Travel

How To Survive A Cold Shower

We have all been there, either through our travels or even at home. You strip naked and step into what you expect to be a warm cocoon of water but instead, you squeal in shock, as the ice cold water…

Ecuador

Galapagos In Pictures

In honour of today being Darwin Day I thought I’d pull together a selection of photos from my trip to The Galápagos Islands! I genuinely cannot rave about these islands enough, they are by far my favourite place on the…

Ecuador

Girl Meets A Galapagos Tortoise

I clambered into the back of a white pick-up truck, camera in hand and anticipation in abundance, with barely enough room to stretch out my legs. I was sandwiched between a group of young, local boys, all eager to show me…