Indonesia Part 3: The Gili Islands (Gili Meno)

Our next stop was Gili Meno- the smallest and quietest of the three islands, tucked in the middle of Gili T and Gili Air. I’d read before we took our trip that this was the least developed of all the islands (not that you find any chain hotels or high-rises to speak of on any  of them!), so we were excited to check it out and really *zen*. Continue reading


Indonesia Part 2: The Gili Islands (Gili T)

After 3 days in Ubud, we were definitely over any jet lag we may have had from our 24hr+ journey (who has time for jet lag on holiday anyways?!). It was time to leave this beautiful city which really is a feast for all the senses, and head on to the next part of the trip: 9 days on the islands dreams are made of! Continue reading

Beavertown Taproom


A couple of months ago, Chester and me went to visit Beavertown’s taproom in Tottenham Hale. We’d been meaning to go for SO long, but we used to both work weekends so we never really got a chance. One Saturday we were both off, so decided to make the trek from our then flat in Twickenham to the depths of N17. Continue reading


Indonesia Part 1: Ubud

In September, my boyfriend Chester and myself jetted off to Indonesia for a two-week holiday and a bit of minor backpacking. Bali and the Gili Islands are places that I’d wanted to go to for quite a while, and even though we were both beyond skint, I persuaded him to book plane tickets with me. By the way, if you haven’t heard of the Gili islands, do a quick google image and thank me later. Continue reading



So just after New Year I went off on holi-pops to beautiful Barbados! Continue reading


The title

“We wanderers, ever seeking the lonelier way, begin no day where we have ended another day; and no sunrise finds us where sunset left us. Even while the earth sleeps we travel. We are the seeds of the tenacious plant, and it is in our ripeness and our fullness of heart that we are given to the wind and are scattered.”

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