#12in12 (2016)

01/01/2016 I always thought this was a thing but a quick google tells me it's not. I'd made a decision at the start of December 2015 that one of my goals for the New Year would be to travel to a country a month. I wasn't sure quite how I would travel as much once I [...]

#7 Trinidad, Cuba

Cuba has been on my list of places to visit for a long time and while it wasn't quite what I expected (nor was it particularly solo traveller friendly), I did end up having a pretty good time thanks to the wonderful people I met. One of the highlights was undoubtedly the days I spent [...]

Marching to the beat of the drum

Until Cuba, whenever I've travelled anywhere, I've always arrived at my destination with a clear idea of where I'll be going, when I'll be going there and I'll have at least a pencilled out plan of the things I want to be doing during my visit. When I travelled through Asia last year, I was [...]

My arrival in Cienfuegos

Occasionally, I catch myself wondering if I trust people too easily and I'm well aware that I do have a tendency to get carried away with things. Perhaps I should have considered the above when a chance meeting with another female solo traveller in Trinidad resulted in "hey your itinerary matches mine, fancy meeting up [...]