Why I Will (Probably) Never Be a “Successful” Travel Blogger

I’ve been travelling and writing about it for a pretty long time now. In 2013 I shouldered my backpack for my first solo trip, to South America, and decided to start a blog. Its main purpose was to reassure my mum that I was still alive [...]

Jaya jaya Nepal

That’s that. We’ve left Nepal, and are currently sitting in Delhi airport (apparently voted the second best in the world), waiting for Lufthansa to deliver our boarding passes to us. It’s been an absolutely mad last week, with lots of rushed goodbyes, the painting of a [...]

2014-09-21T17:05:02+00:00 September 21st, 2014|HVP, Nepal, Travel Diary|Comments Off on Jaya jaya Nepal

“It’s like frogspawn, but pleasant”

The length of time between each blog post pretty much directly correlates with how much of a good time I’m having. I’m having a pretty good time. Another teaching week has flown by, filled with classes and marking of homework and despairing of children for not [...]

2014-09-09T18:40:28+00:00 September 9th, 2014|HVP, Nepal, Travel Diary|Comments Off on “It’s like frogspawn, but pleasant”

A Day in the Life

05.25: Between 2 and 4 alarms ring. Time for yoga. 05.26: Between 2 and 4 alarms are snoozed or switched off. Yoga can wait until tomorrow. I set my alarm again for a couple of hours later, thinking I may as well get some lesson planning [...]

2014-08-18T17:50:01+00:00 August 18th, 2014|HVP, Nepal, Travel Diary|1 Comment