I am a regular contributor to Contiki’s blog ‘Six-Two’ and in 2017, I was named as an official Travel Project ambassador. My article “5 of the biggest reasons to prioritise travel while you’re young,” was the most viewed piece of community content on their website over several months and as a result, I won a two week trip of my choice, anywhere in the world.
In January of 2018, I travelled on the ‘Latin Icons’ tour across the Galapagos Islands and Peru, on official assignment as an ambassador.
Click here to read the full article on Contiki’s website . Hiking the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu sits at the top of most people’s bucket lists. After all, it’s a wonder of the world and a breathtaking one at that! But there are a lot of things to consider before clicking that ‘book’ button and heading … Continue reading 5 Valuable Tips to Prepare You for Hiking the Inca Trail
Click here to read the full article on Contiki’s website . Despite the aid of a decrepit map I dug out from the bottom of my bag, my best friend and I found ourselves utterly lost in the middle of San Sebastian. The streets were narrow and riddled with nooks for lowly tourists to get … Continue reading Travel Friends versus Home Friends – What’s the Difference?
Click here to read the full article on Contiki’s website . I trawl through the ‘wanderlust’ hashtag on Instagram as if my life depends on it. I love the tales of people who leave stability behind to chase their travel pursuits, and I can’t help but relate this back to my own life… I’m still young. Early … Continue reading 5 of the Biggest Reasons to Prioritise Travel While You’re Young
Click here to read the full article on Contiki’s website . Anyone with anxiety will tell you that change lies at the root of most fears. That staying within the confines of a comfort zone is the best way to settle a racing heart. I was a strong believer in these principles for many years. … Continue reading Change Used to Terrify Me. Then I Travelled to Europe
Click here to read the full article on Contiki’s Website . When I was seven years old, I knew two things about this world with absolute certainty. First, that there was no greater toy than a cash register packed full of monopoly money. And second, that no matter how ambitious my dreams were, nothing would … Continue reading Travel: the Ultimate Key to Unlocking Untapped Creative Talent
Click here to read the full article on Contiki’s website . I see my travel bug as part of my DNA, it descends from my Gran Judy, a woman who travelled solo for many years, visiting over 40 countries and endeavouring to travel to an island beginning with every letter of the alphabet. Out of … Continue reading Contiki Enabled Me to Trace my Gran’s Footsteps…