Claire Drinkwater

About Claire

Hi, I'm Claire, a 30-something writer and communications specialist who left behind my media career in London five years ago to travel. I put my life in a backpack and embarked on beautiful adventures to India, South East Asia, New Zealand, South America and beyond - and it changed my life.

A Local’s Guide to the Best of Montreal Backpacking

It’s great to explore a new place by yourself, but there’s nothing like having a local’s perspective. When we […]

How to See Hatching Baby Turtles in Malaysia

If you are interested in seeing baby turtles in Malaysia, head to Tioman Island and visit a very special […]

Backpacking in Jasper: 6 of the Most Stunning Things to Do

There’s no getting around it: Jasper is a stunner. It would be a travesty not to make the most […]

How to Find the Best Perhentian Islands Accommodation and Diving

If you’re in Malaysia and fancy visiting idyllic beaches for relaxation and activities, then the Perhentian Islands could be […]