The Blue Eye in Albania is a magical place. Fortunately, it's an easy day trip from Saranda or Gjirokaster.
Koh Lipe is a tiny island, spoilt with incredible beaches and a magnificent sea. Which of the 3 main beaches - Sunrise, Sunset or Pattaya is best for you?
The Banpo Bridge Rainbow Fountain is the longest bridge fountain in the entire world. See it at night for a truly special experience.
A Seoul summer is a sticky, sweaty force to be reckoned with. Here's how Seoulites survive the worst 2 weather months of the year.
Explorer & artist Mary Schaffer said, “If Lake Louise is a pearl, Maligne is the entire pearl necklace.” And, you know what? She was absolutely right. It's beauty is simply astonishing.
Visiting Durres, Albania? A beach, boardwalk, Roman amphitheatre + so much more. Learn about all the best things to do in Durres in this complete guide.
Ordering your daily java in Italy can be seriously intimidating. Here's how to do it without outing yourself as a total tourist.
If you wish to travel far and fast, travel light.
Take off all your envies, jealousies, unforgiveness, selfishness and fears.
~ Cesare Pavese
Hi! I’m Shelley, the woman behind the words.
I’m a coffee loving, cubicle hating, toddler toting introvert, who quit the grind 10 years ago… to live life on my own terms.
Traveling & living around the world has changed my life in all the very best ways. And I hope the words and images here inspire you not just to dream, but to actually set forth on an adventure of your very own.
On my blog, you’ll find destination guides, down to earth travel advice, and way too honest info about the 61 countries I’ve visited independently so far. Follow along, comment and ask me all your burning travel-related questions. Let’s connect!
Top 4 Posts for Summer
Summer in Korea is hot, humid, wet and generally pretty uncomfortable. If you’re stuck in Seoul, you’ll be seeking relief from the blazing temperatures… and you’ll find it on the East Coast or in the turquoise waters surrounding Jeju Island.
This is definitely the one season of the year, that I want to get on a plane! The cool mountains and lakes in Canada offer a lovely respite. But in my opinion, there’s no better place to be than on the beaches of Greece!