Portugal Travels

Hola. It has been about 600 years since I last wrote a blog post. I’ve been super busy with college and to be quite honest I just couldn’t be bothered writing. But I’m finally finished for the summer and feeling refreshed having just got back from a holiday in Portugal. I was with my boyfriend […]

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Miami Pt 2

Miami is wild. We did a pub crawl again on Wednesday. The guy who sold it to us was called Reggie and he gave us his ‘business card’ which was his Instagram handle and a picture of him in his underwear on the beach. Interesting.

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Meeting The Locals- Jamaica Pt 2

My first few days in Montego Bay have been fun. I’ve spent lots of time at the beach which is so beautiful. I ventured out alone for the first time on Monday afternoon when I walked home from the beach. It wasn’t completely crazy but definitely not your average walk home.

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I'm in Jamaica!

I’m forever telling people not to listen to the media/others and to go see a country for themselves- most places are safe if you use common sense. But when a guy I know asked why I was afraid to go to Jamaica I realised I was being a hypocrite. So last week, when I saw […]

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My First Experience With Help X

When I first considered using a work exchange website, I scoured the internet looking for other bloggers who had used them. I wanted to know what to expect and whether or not the sites were worth the money. The 3 main work exchange websites I know of are Work Away, WWOOF International (farm work) and […]

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Trois Rivieres, Quebec

Today I leave my friend’s place in Trois Rivieres to move to a small village close by for my first Help X experience. If you don’t know what that is, it’s a short-term exchange programme. I’ll help them with cleaning and cooking in return for free accommodation and food. I’ll be there until the 12th […]

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