Category: Thoughts

Hi, my name is Jude and I’m a travel addict

We just got back from a wonderful week’s adventure in Croatia and Montenegro. Three days later I was hitting up Skyscanner and texting my partner with affordable destinations for another trip in 6 weeks time....

Still alive and kicking

Sorry readers for being absent for so long. When I travelled to Costa Rica in August I broke my finger (I’ll fill you in on the story in another post) and haven’t been able...

Five telltail signs of a long-term traveller

Maybe I’ve been staying at too many hostels lately, but I seem to be making quite a few ‘insta-friends’ recently. You know what I mean – you chat, you click, you get drunk together,...

A traveller’s heartfelt thanks

Dear Starbucks, You may not realise, but your omnipresence in almost every city of every country I’ve travelled to has probably been the cornerstone to my successful wanderings across the world. Your green and...

The first step is the hardest

The warm water patters my skin and drips off my body without me even noticing. I’m staring out at the light through the window, the soothing sound of falling water filling my ears. Why is...