Top Tips for Solo Female Travel in Goa

By |January 19th, 2017

Four years ago I was preparing to go on a round the world trip by myself, starting with Goa in India. It was quite the adventure! Today I’m reflecting on my journey and bringing you my top tips for solo female travel in Goa.

My first stop was Ashvem, where I stayed in a fabulous […]

Two Years On: Surviving Flying Solo to India

By |February 9th, 2015

Do you know the feeling when you’ve planned a big trip, been excited for ages, then at the airport you suddenly feel reticent and don’t want to say goodbye? This is how I felt two years ago this week, when I packed my backpack for a round the world adventure, starting with a flight to […]

Posh Yoga Resort #1: YogaGypsys, Goa

By |February 18th, 2013

My initial destination on arrival in India – and the beginning of my round the world trip – was YogaGypsys, my first Posh Yoga Resort, or PYR (who doesn’t love an unnecessary abbreviation). Here I will give you the full lowdown. […]

Beach Life: Ashvem

By |February 14th, 2013

Ashvem beach in Goa is a serene area of coastline where you can easily grab yourself a sunlounger, without anything or anyone to disturb you.

Morning yoga at 8am takes place on this beach – a calming and invigorating way to wake, as the sun rises into the day (even for a novice like me).

And then […]

The Coolest Bird in Ashvem (other than me)

By |February 14th, 2013

One morning as I was having breakfast at YogaGypsys, a rooster cockadoodledo’d and made its way over to me. I assumed it was after some of my masala omelette and Goan toast, and I didn’t want to encourage it so I let him go on his way. Little did I know […]