Camping with kids

Every camping trip is exciting, especially when you take your family! But, for those of you who travel with children you will all remember the moment when, after days of preparation, you have finally loaded all into your car and start to drive. After what feels like 5 minutes, you hear the well known, Read More

africa Twenty chickens for a saddle

When I picked up from the bookshelf, ‘Twenty Chickens for a saddle’ I only read its tagline: The story of an African Childhood. I paid the book and left the bookstore in Kingscliff, NSW. Rode my bike as fast as I could, made a nice cup of coffee and read the whole book in, Read More

lisbon100bites

There is something literally fabulous and even miraculous about the act of eating… When I can’t indulge my passion for travel , I grab a book and indulge in some armchair travelling. Living vicariously through authors who write about their experiences while living in or visiting a city makes me feel like I’m part of, Read More

on the road

This book should come with a warning: proceed with caution, you may never be able to settle in one place again! And you might take up on hitch-hitch-hicking. On the Road, features the travels of Jack Kerouac and his Beat Generation friends across America in the years after World War II. Its unfastidious relish, Read More

travel with children lonely planet

I’ve used many a Lonely Planet Guide when researching travel. But now, as I juggle motherhood and a passion to keep travelling, I know I need help! It was time to check Lonely Planet’s “Family-friendly travel without the fuss”, Lonely Planet Travel With Children. On my travels, I’ve seen the good, the bad, and, Read More

the travel book

The Armchair Traveller is back and ready to start 2017 with a book that takes you on a journey through every country in the world. The beginning of the year is when we all start jotting down our dreams and start marking holidays on the calendar, so we could ask for a better book to help, Read More

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