I had a friend message me yesterday saying she had no idea where I was, what I was doing, or who I was with. Which got me to thinking... ...perhaps it's time for an update on my whereabouts and my goings on! Excuses excuses... First things first let me just put it out there…Read more Where in the holy bleep am I?
It's that time of year again folks where we start to think about what the next twelve months might look like for us. I love this time of year because it makes me feel reflective for the year I've just had; grateful for the good bits (there's been a hundred) and wiser for the bits I probably…Read more A New Year A New Wish List
Well I've been back in India now for nearly three weeks, and it's been...well it's been wonderful. India is starting to feel more and more homely each time I come here. Seeing friends and spending time with Loki and his family for his sister's wedding. I'm starting to really feel a belonging here. The country…Read more Where in the world am I now?
...Your ass will hurt! That’s it, end of post – nothing else you need to know, just that your ass will hurt! You’ll learn to contort your body and shift, and wiggle in ways you never thought you’d be able to, especially when sat at the back of a bike travelling at 100km an hour!…Read more Life on the back of a bike…
With 17 hostels under it's belt, 'Zostel', is India's first chain of branded hostels located throughout the subcontinent. So far I have stayed in five of them, Jaipur, Varanasi, Agra, Delhi, and most recently, and the one I want to talk to you about today, is Zostel in Bir. I'll be honest and tell you that…Read more A Trek With Zostel
So off I set a few days ago (oops, you can tell how backdated this is, it's now just over a week ago!), from Kathmandu to Varanasi. The new direct service should get me there in about 18 hours right? (it took 21!). Overall the journey wasn't so bad. Although I did have to laugh when…Read more To Varanasi, or not to Varanasi?