What is the one thing you wouldn’t travel without?

I am an over-packer. Fact! So when I think about the question ‘What is the one thing you wouldn't travel without?’ it makes me shiver. Only one thing surely there is at least 10 things that you have to have, like 5 pairs of jeans for a three-day trip just in case you need them…

Globetrotters- The Pamplemousse Papers

This week we are welcoming the delightful Caity from The Pamplemousse Papers to our Globetrotters series. I have long been a fan of Caity’s both on Instagram and her blog so I’m so excited to have her involved. She’s an upstate New Yorker who has travelled to so many places, lived in France and even…

If you were to give one piece of travel advice what would it be?

Seriously, if you were to give one piece of travel advice what would it be? It’s a question that when asked you really have to think about. What actually is my one piece of travel advice and  do I need to impart it on the world. Is it something inspiring, something practical, or some romantic…

Globetrotters- Seeking the Spanish Sun

This week our Globetrotter is the lovely Perri from Seeking the Spanish Sun. A fellow expat, however, she swapped rainy Britain for the Spanish sun and I swapped sunny Australia for rainy Britain (think I may have done it the wrong way round). Her goal is to discover and blog about every inch of her…

Does your passport really need 6 months validity?

Yes, yes you do! Especially if travelling to FijiI’ve been fortunate enough to not really have too many travel horror stories. Sure, I’ve ran for a train (never a plane Dad taught us early how you should always be 6 hours early for a flight!) , lost a boarding pass, misplaced a passport, cut it…

Globetrotters – A Walk and a Lark

So we’ve taken a few weeks off with our Globetrotter series (sorry about that!) but we are back tonight and we have a gem of a blogger to share with you. This week it’s the lovely Josy from a Walk and a Lark. I’ve long been a follower of Josy’s and always read her blogs…

5 places to visit in North Carolina. Different Frame of Mind Blog guest post on The Wandering Darlings

5 places you must visit in North Carolina

What is the first thing you think of when someone says, North Carolina? For me, it the beach or the mountains. The first time I went to North Carolina, I went to the Wrightsville/Wilmington area. I spent all of 30 minutes there before my husband and I had to pack up and leave for a…

Globetrotters- Molly the Gypsy

This week’s Globetrotter is the delightful Molly from  Molly the GypsyMolly is soo similar to me in that she loves traveling and she loves the gram. She married these two together and created her blog around travel advice and stories and hints and tips on how you can step up your Instagram game.I love that…

Globetrotters- Earth’s Magical Places

This week's wonderous Globetrotter is Rachel from Earth's Magical Places. I always love finding blogs with interesting names and Earth's Magical Places is no different. You can just tell there is a story behind it. Anyone that has the goal to journey to see the magical and beautiful places on this planet we call home…

Globetrotters – Gin & Lemonade

This weeks Globetrotter is the hilarious Lorna from Gin & Lemonade. Like myself, Lorna is an expat. Hailing originally from the U. S of A she is has been residing in bonny Scotland for many years. We've bonded over shared expat stories, love of travelling and putting our thoughts and ideas down on a computer…