Europe, Portugal, Travel

One Day in the Azores

Do you ever have one of those days that you just feel AMAZINGLY LUCKY AND HAPPY ALL DAY LONG? The day I visited The Azores Islands in Portugal was one of those days for me. We'd left the port of Martinique six days ago, and had been sailing across the Atlantic Ocean ever since, ending… Continue reading One Day in the Azores

America, Hawaii, Travel

Solo Travel in Hawaii- Three Days in Kauai

Remember that scene in Jurassic Park, where Jeff Goldblum, Richard Attenborough and co. are sitting in the helicopter, and there's triumphant fanfare-style music playing in the background as they fly over the rugged coastline of the dinosaur island and into a glorious forested ravine? That glorious tropical island is the real-life Hawaiian island of Kauai,… Continue reading Solo Travel in Hawaii- Three Days in Kauai

Central America, Costa Rica, Travel

Wildlife Galore at Cahuita National Park, Costa Rica

Costa Rica is one of the most incredible countries that I have ever visited, and the number one factor in what makes it so incredible is its biodiversity. Ecotourism is a BIG DEAL around these parts; when it became clear that Costa Rica was suffering so greatly from the effects of deforestation in order to… Continue reading Wildlife Galore at Cahuita National Park, Costa Rica

Europe, Norway, Travel

I finally went to Åndalsnes, Mountaineering Capital of Norway!!

Be prepared. This is literally a post about a walk. I'm not gonna lie to you pals, the thing about being a singer and working in the evenings means that it's highly unlikely that you will be an early riser, even if once upon a time many moons ago, you were. Sleep is VITAL (believe… Continue reading I finally went to Åndalsnes, Mountaineering Capital of Norway!!

Europe, Iceland, Travel

Godafoss and Myvatn (Or, Waterfalls, Thermal Pools and Surprise Nudity)

Akureyri is a quiet little port town in the North of Iceland, (to be fair even the country's capital city is a place I would describe as a 'quiet little town'), which sits on a very picturesque and tranquil fjord surrounded by mountains and a whole load of very fresh (and nippy) air; and from… Continue reading Godafoss and Myvatn (Or, Waterfalls, Thermal Pools and Surprise Nudity)