Posts in 'Backpacking'

Luskentyre, Isle of Harris

A weekend on the Isles of Harris and Lewis

3 whole days off. I switched from cleaning bathrooms and dorm rooms this week, to daytime reception shifts to cover staff holidays. This increased hours during the day meant my workdays were condensed into four and I was given a long weekend. Given the decent looking weather forecast, I immediately set about planning a trip […]

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Galway Busker

Healing a broken heart in Galway, Ireland

When I woke up I was all alone With a broken heart and a ticket home And I ask you now, tell me what would you do If her hair was black and her eyes were blue I’ve travelled around I’ve been all over this world Boys, I ain’t never seen nothin’ like a Galway […]

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Hitchhike London to Morocco

Hitchhiking from London to Morocco – Part 1

The story January. The month for big ideas, wild plans, new beginnings. A weekday evening, middle of the month, a group of friends gathered for dinner. Fran, a previous ski season colleague casually mentioned she was probably going to hitchhike to Morocco from London sometime this year and extended an open invitation to the group. The […]

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