Chicago! Chicagooooooo! It's a city that’s exciting! It's a city that’s inviting It's a city for a woman just like me! There's a lake they call Lake Michigan! I think I'm really fitting in! This city is my perfect cup of Teaaaaaaaaaaa! Chicago! Chicagooooooooooooo! Dragging along bags bigger than our bodies, with grins plastered on… Continue reading Fireworks and Speedboats: Chicago Travels!
Eleven months ago, I started my annual application to Americamp with the assumption I would probably once again not submit. For five years I’ve been dreaming of working on a summer camp with kids in America, yet every year I’ve been too scared to actually press the submission button. This year, however, something was different;… Continue reading Saying Goodbye To Camp
The panic set in yesterday. "So much to do, so little time" is a phrase that suddenly became a reality for me. Don't get me wrong, I think I can do it, it's just a lot to process that I'm about to go away and not know when I'm coming back. I was saying to… Continue reading 2 Weeks To Go! | My One-Way Adventure!
It still doesn't feel real. Despite having my visa's sorted, my luggage bought, my packing list written and slowly starting to take place, it still doesn't feel like I'm about to leave England. I suppose it was the same when I was going to Winchester for University; not till I was placing my boxes in… Continue reading 3 Weeks To Go! |My One-Way Adventure!
My first night in a hostel went surprisingly well. This is probably what I've been the most nervous about when it comes to solo travel. Staying in a room with total strangers in bunk beds. My bed here at Urban House is actually super comfy. When you arrive, there are fresh sheets, a pillow, duvet,… Continue reading Exploring Copenhagen: 9/31 Days of Blogging
Wow. I almost cannot believe that I'm actually here! It's been a long old day but I'm finally on my bed writing to you from Copenhagen! I left my house in London at 7.30am, bundled in all my layers that wouldn't fit into my backpack. My train to Victoria was supposed to leave at 7.54am… Continue reading First Time Solo Traveller: 8/31 Days of Blogging Challenge!
I bought a colouring book today. It was a bit of a spur of the moment thing but I'm pretty happy about it. I was with a friend who wanted to buy one as we had been talking about how doctors are starting to recommend it for stress and she thought it would be a… Continue reading Forgotten Stories and Colour Therapy: 5/31 Days of Blogging Challenge