17 June 2019 – Some of the most testing parts of my travels in Paris (venting out aloud)

17 June 2019 – Some of the most testing parts of my travels in Paris (venting out aloud)

Written when I was on a bus from Paris to Poitiers, towards my next Workaway.  Have you ever been traveling and thought to yourself ~ "I've had enough. I just want to go home now!" To be honest, I've been relatively happy plodding along through my travels and hopping from country to country, bed to [...]

20 December 2018 – Catching a bus from Barcelona to Lisbon on a whim (reflections after the fact)

20 December 2018 – Catching a bus from Barcelona to Lisbon on a whim (reflections after the fact)

Portugal wasn't on my itinerary... At least until summer. It's strange how one decision can change everything in your destiny. If I waited for a little longer for my friend to reply, I wouldn't have booked a hostel in Barcelona. If I didn't stay in Barcelona, I wouldn't have met Mr Zen (see my last [...]

16 December 2018 – Diary entry: a week in Barcelona during winter (in December)

16 December 2018 – Diary entry: a week in Barcelona during winter (in December)

Coming to Spain has been a life long dream of mine ~ it was always on my bucket list and I was sad when I didn’t make it when I first visited Europe about two years ago (due to my break-up with my ex-boyfriend and uni commitments). When I first stepped off the plane, I couldn’t [...]