The Friday Photo Project | Osaka Travel

Osaka Travel

Authentic Travel There’s a Japanese saying they use to describe Osaka which translates to something like, ‘falling down from eating’. Osakites love their food  and they love to party. The amount of restaurant and bar lined streets you can find in this city is testament to it. In our hostel we met a couple of […]

global recipe swap: Khao Soi recipe

Khao Soi recipe

global recipe swap Welcome to our new series! One of the biggest joys we get from travel is discovering new foods. Some would say (Karen) it’s THE BIGGEST joy we get. I have lost count the amount of times we have walked across a city to find the hidden gem some local has told us […]

Travel book of the week: The Long Walk

Travel Book of the week: The long walk

Great reads: Travel books we’ve read and loved Do you know when you get a book and you can’t put it down? Well The Long Walk by Sławomir Rawicz is one of those books. It is the incredible true story about how he and 6 others escaped a Soviet gulag in deepest Siberia and walked all the […]

5 minutes with: Kutch Adventures India

Kutch Adventures India

Responsible Travel This week’s responsible travel interview is with the brilliant Kutch Adventures from Gujarat, India. At the age of 18, Kuldip the founder of Kutch Adventures witnessed the devastating effects of mother nature after surviving a huge earthquake in Gujarat in 2001. By working with the NGO’s that came to help, he came to […]

Travel book of the week: Mrs P’s journey

Travel book of the week: Mrs P's journey

Great reads: Travel books we’ve read and loved If you have ever been to the United Kingdom there is a high chance that you have used one of Mrs P’s products. When I moved to London way back in 1999, it was the first thing I purchased. It proved to be invaluable and still is. […]

Travel book of the week: A trip to the beach

A trip to the beach

Great reads: Travel books we’ve read and loved I read this book over 10 years ago and it still has an impression on me. It’s a true story about an American couple that build and open a restaurant on a paradise island in the Caribbean. The island is called Anguilla and I have wanted to […]