A local encounter in Naples, Italy

I had been warned of three things in Napoli: pizza, scooters, and petty theft. My understanding of the city was that it was one of those places that travellers tended to love or hate; probably influenced by their experience of the combination above. I had time to ponder such thoughts, as I sat for three…

Video: A time to reminisce…

This time two years ago I was in London, UK. Losing my phone in Greece less than 24 hours before I flew out for London was stressful in itself; let alone combining this with the fact that that same flight marked the beginning of my solo journey through Europe (apparently phoneless), and upon arriving in England I…

Flying Solo: it can be done!

I think one of the most liberating things I have ever done is booking a single plane ticket to the other side of the world. Leading up to the departure date I’m thinking “yeah, the world is my oyster, I can do what I want”, but when the departure date hits I start thinking “oh…