Why “Don’t Worry About Money, Just Travel” Is Actually The Best Advice Of All Time

Why “Don’t Worry About Money, Just Travel” Is Actually The Best Advice Of All Time

There are different types of travel, just as there are different types of people. Just because we can’t all move to Europe to pursue a masters degree or spend a summer sailing around the Greek Islands on a yacht with a group of other twenty-somethings, does not mean we cannot travel. Or, at the … [Read more...]

Ireland’s Top Travel Bloggers

Ireland’s Top Travel Bloggers

Apart from actually travelling, and writing about my adventures. one of my favourite things to do is to follow the exploits of other travel bloggers around the world. I have seen endless lists of 'Top Travel Bloggers' over the last few years written by both Irish and international print … [Read more...]

How To Get Published on The Huffington Post

How To Get Published on The Huffington Post

Ever wondered how to get published on The Huffington Post, and online news site that gets over one million hits every months? Here 7 accomplished writers, bloggers and photographers give some tips on how to get published on The Huffington Post. Bloggers love to blog. We love it, of course we do. … [Read more...]

Myanmar Travel Guide: Everything You Read Is Wrong

Myanmar Travel Guide: Everything You Read Is Wrong

This is my third guest blog post of 2015, written by the brilliant Brian M. Williams who runs the excellent website NetSideBar.com. Be sure to check it out to read the rest of his brilliant travel diaries. His photographs are also incredible - all photos in this post were taken by him. Where to … [Read more...]

What A Life  – Incredible Tales From The Road

What A Life – Incredible Tales From The Road

This is a guest post by Samy Amanatullah who has written two other brilliant guest posts for this blog HERE and HERE. “What a life” was something we’d say when there didn’t seem like anything else to say. The first time I thought this phrase the way I’d think it for the next few months, … [Read more...]

Battling Rabies in Africa

Battling Rabies in Africa

From riding in the back of an ex-army truck across Africa to battling rabies and drinking his own Urine, Irish travel writer and presenter Manchan Magan is not your regular D4 head! He may have grown up in Donnybrook but he is living a life far removed from the world of Yummy Mummies. He could … [Read more...]

Dear Diary – Laughter and Crocodiles

Dear Diary – Laughter and Crocodiles

I have to wonder sometimes why we put ourselves through hell, why I chose to endure sky rocketing temperatures, no electricity, no water and a culture unlike anything I have previously experienced rather than staying at home in Ireland like most sane people my age?! How is it that we can endure such … [Read more...]

Dear Diary- Hello Kitale

Dear Diary- Hello Kitale

Dear Diary, Day of luxury-if the people back home saw us now they would laugh so hard! Taken straight out of a holiday brochure for spain- as one of the girls so nicely put it. We spent the day at the 'Kitale Country Club'- swimming, sun bathing, chatting and laughing. Gazing up at a cloud covered … [Read more...]

Guest Post 2: Notes from the Random

Guest Post 2: Notes from the Random

The mystery of the missing popcorn factory was hell on my feet. The town of Hsipaw (pronounced See-paw) isn’t known for attractions. Mainly a starting point for trekkers, we’d gone there just to go. The popcorn factory stuck from a list of attractions that ranged from interesting to time … [Read more...]

Has the Postcard become obsolete?!

Has the Postcard become obsolete?!

In this age of digital communication, from email and facebook to skyping home in the blink of a second, has the age old tradition of sending a cheesy postcard become obsolete? I adore receiving postcards, sticking them to the side of my wardrobe or wall to dream of places visited or places yet to … [Read more...]