I tend to document my travel adventures here, rather than the human drama which is the detail of daily life; paying bills, washing clothes, mentally preparing for and winding down from work, answering and sending ‘serious’ emails. It’s not a value judgement, just evidence of me having my head in the clouds. However people somehow seem to forget that my travel adventures are not actually my daily life. My 9-5 wholly funds my fun (how I budget for travel is for another post).
As free-spirited as I may be, I do not live on the road nor out of my backpack. I simply like being on the road for short periods, and I therefore maximise the potential of every bit of holiday I get. You, dear reader, can do the same should you choose to. There’s a big lie going around which makes people feel like adventures are out of their reach: Going on holiday is not the same as ‘going travelling’. This is simply not true. Continue reading