Category Archives: Destinations

Is Senegal Worth Visiting? My Travels There as a Solo Female

Is Senegal Worth Visiting?

To be honest, whether Senegal is worth visiting really depends on the sort of trip you are looking for… After all, West Africa is not for the faint-hearted! Despite having visited over 20 countries across the African continent, many of them as a solo female traveller, there’s no question that I found those in West […]

Complete Travel Guide to Saint Louis, Senegal

Complete Travel Guide to Saint Louis,

Located in the very north of Senegal, Saint Louis is a UNESCO-listed city you have to visit during your time in the West African country. The former capital of Senegal, under French colonial rule, this now crumbling city possesses a kind of faded glamour and glory, coupled with an emerging young, vibrant and creative dynamic. […]

10 Best Things to Do in Punta Arenas, Chile

10 Best Things to Do in Punta Arenas

My trip to Punta Arenas came as a total surprise… in no less than 2 ways! To start with, I had no idea I was actually going to be in Punta Arenas at all! I’d booked a flight from Santiago in Chile to Mount Pleasant in the Falkland Islands, but didn’t realise this actually involved […]

13 Best Things to Do in the Falkland Islands

13 Best Things to Do in the Falklands Islands

I know what you’re probably thinking… 13 things to do in the Falkland Islands? How on earth can there be that much to do in this tiny archipelago in the South Atlantic miles from anywhere. And that’s ok, because I pretty much thought the same before I visited too! But having spent an incredible week […]

Top 20 Things to Do in Stanley, Falklands

Top 20 Things to Do in Stanley, Falklands

Stanley, the capital of the Falkland Islands, is a key place to visit during your time across this archipelago, so I wanted to bring you my list of the best things to do there. The place most travellers both begin and end their journeys in the Falklands, it’s likely you’ll spend at 2 least days […]

Falkland Penguins: How, When and Where to See Them

Falkland Penguins

Out of all the amazing experiences you can have across the Falkland Islands, it’s hard to argue that penguin spotting isn’t one of the major crowd pullers! Boasting populations of 5 penguin species, these amazingly cute birds, who only live in the southern hemisphere, were undoubtedly one of the major reasons I wanted to visit […]

21 Things to Know Before You Visit the Falkland Islands

Things to Know Before you Visit the Falkland Islands

I think it’s pretty fair to say, there isn’t much practical info online about visiting the Falkland Islands! In fact, when I was planning my trip there it was almost impossible to easily discover many of the barebones facts of what it takes to plan a trip there, especially if you’re trying to visit this […]

7 Days in the Falkland Islands… A Week I’ll Never Forget!

7 Days in the Falkland Islands

It’s not every day you get the opportunity to go to the Falkland Islands that’s for sure! And that’s one of the reasons this opportunity was, quite frankly, the stuff my travel dreams are made of! Needless to say therefore, when I was asked if I’d like to embark on this trip, I absolutely jumped […]