Travel Talk

In Search of My Writing Mojo

October 17, 2017 Andy 0

To what extent has the travel blogging industry, and my own writing, become too comfortable, losing sight of its inspiration and creativity? […]

Cape Verde

Footfalls to the Future, the Art of Walking

January 13, 2016 Andy 0

When you’re walking long distances, your feet find their own rhythm, allowing your mind and ears to fall in step so that the act of putting one foot in front of another becomes a vehicle for your thoughts… […]

Austria

Travel Cheats

September 9, 2015 Andy 0

I can’t help feeling like a cheat and wondering if the ease of my getting here hasn’t in some way diminished the achievement of those who have risked so much to stand where I am standing… […]

Canary bird in an orchid tree
Tenerife

The Pros and Cons of Life in the Sun

April 3, 2013 Andy 0

After months of deliberation and weighing up the pros and cons, we finally opted to move to a fixed location, or in trendy travel writer speak, to be destination specific, and to the most unlikely destination we could possibly have chosen. […]