Madeira is a Portugese archipelago made up of four islands off the northwest coast of Africa [roughly 400km north of the Canary Islands]. With a subtropical climate, Madeira is a popular destination all year round and is known mostly for it’s rugged landscapes, greenery and beaches. I wanted to visit Madeira mostly for hiking, but…Continue Reading “Hiking & Swimming in Madeira”

French Riveria Roadtrip

You always hear about ‘The South of France‘ (it even sounds fancy!) and how gorgeous it is, but it really has to be seen to be believed. Unlike places like the Amalfi coast with it’s iconic cliffside towns, the Cote d’Azur (French Riveria) has a long list of seaside towns that all have a unique…Continue Reading “French Riveria Roadtrip Itinerary”

The beautiful Ring of Kerry is always hailed as one of the best places to visit when adventuring along the Wild Atlantic Way, but The Ring of Beara is beautiful, if not more so than it’s better know cousin. The Ring of Beara begins in Kenmare, and loops all around West Cork. It is a…Continue Reading “West Cork Roadtrip”

Malta was honestly a place I had never considered visiting until about two years ago when I met someone from the Maltese Tourism Board at an event in Dublin. There, I was given a borchure that did exactly what it was created to do and showed me the country in a whole new light. Ever…Continue Reading “Full Malta Weekend Itinerary”

Renting a camper van in any country can be a daunting task, but in a country such as Iceland where the roads are often closed due to weather and the thoughts of sleeping in a van in that weather can prove to be scary. That being said, it is easily the best way to see…Continue Reading “Renting A Campervan In Iceland”

Out of the comfort zone of main land Europe lies Iceland, an island that lies closer to Greenland than anywhere else. True to it’s name, Iceland is known for it’s colder climate and dark, winter days with only the aurora borealis to light up it’s sky. It’s stark contrast to every other country I have…Continue Reading “Four Day Iceland Ring Road Itinerary”

Having visited Chicago briefly once before for a Summer trip throughout America I knew that it was always somewhere I would like to go back and see. I didn’t actually get to do much in terms of tourist activities the first time around either so when I knew I was going back I was excited…Continue Reading “How To Spend A Week In Chicago”

As 2018 drew to a close, I thought a lot about the year that had just gone passed. More than anything, I felt incredibly grateful to get the opportunity to travel as much as I did. I know that travel is a luxury that not everyone can afford, even if the travel you are doing…Continue Reading “My Top Three Travel Destinations of 2018”

Amkhala Game Reserve

Going on a Safari is something I only ever dreamed of doing, but when I got talking to Andre from The Safari Expert that dream quickly became a reality. When we booked my South African adventure, Andre recommended booking Amakhala Game Reserve and after checking their website and seeing their conservation efforts I thought it…Continue Reading “Amakhala Game Reserve”

If you happen to follow me on Instagram you will know that I recently visited South Africa for one of my longest trips away to date along the Garden Route. I honestly hadn’t thought much further than our game reserve stay which was at the beginning of our trip so to say I was pleasantly…Continue Reading “Garden Route Itinerary – Sixteen Days”