This was written in April 2013 in Malaysian Borneo, shortly after I’d arrived following my solo trip to Goa. Over lunch earlier this week, a girl I recently met commented that I seem very happy. It made me stop and think how great that is, and how true it is. How happy I have become since […]
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Are you thinking of going solo backpacking for the first time? Before I went on my round the world trip, I was doing all the online research I could. This section provides advice and inspiration on how to travel, so you can prepare for your journey.
Here you will discover why travel is good for you and all the surprising benefits of travelling. If you are concerned about your career, you may be wondering should I quit my job to go travelling? Perhaps you are worried about finances – find out the best way to manage your money while travelling. You can read my personal essays written while I was on the road and what I was learning at the time. Finally, read my reflections on the best thing about travelling solo around the world.