21 helpful ways to cure jet lag

“Only time can cure jet lag. Allow a day for each hour of time difference and add another day.” Standard jet lag advice. I have…

7 ways to say a good expat goodbye

We’re saying goodbye to some friends this week. I can’t believe I’m saying that. I don’t want to believe I’m saying that. But it’s true.…

The best family holiday destinations for an unforgettable 2019

Are you in planning mode? I know I am and I’ve been listening to you. I think you’re all looking for inspiration! So do you want to know what the best places to visit are in 2019? Here are my top picks!

It will be worth it

The screens dotted around me glow softly. There aren’t many. Around the darkened cabin I can see that most people are asleep. Most are in…

The 10 people who changed my life – Hillary

  When I was 17 I decided, somewhat at the last minute, to take a gap year before heading to university. As part of my extreme…

15 perfect reasons to travel for Christmas

  I had writer’s block. Halfway through writing my post debating the existence of a normal expat Christmas I was stuck. Mr Wanderlust tried to…

How to have a normal expat Christmas

  What is a normal expat Christmas? I’m absolutely delighted to be co-hosting this month’s Travel Link-Up with Follow Your Sunshine, Adventures of a London Kiwi and…