April 1, 2021

Pondering The Pandemic: Is It Time To Travel Again?

A thousand years ago, at the start of 2020, I was happily and obliviously living in the beautiful city of Seville Life was carefree, the streets were...

May 19, 2020

Travel After Covid: How I’m Adapting My Plans

Last week, I travelled again No, it wasn’t the kind of globe-trotting international travel I usually blog about here I went on a road trip and...

April 9, 2020

My Pre-Corona Travels (And What I’m Doing Now)

Sooo… these have been quite an eventful few weeks, haven’t they And clearly this isn't over yet (Far from it) I didn’t post much here or...

February 20, 2020

Traveling Europe With A Better Sense Of History

Recently, my travels have been focused very much on Europe again (see: Spain, Italy, Portugal, and more) And as I'm visiting old castles, reading...

December 4, 2018

Travel is Terrible for the Planet — and We Need to Fly Less

I have a confession to make I’m killing the planet I regularly hop on a plane to some far-flung destination — just for fun and because I feel...

September 13, 2018

Overtourism: Why We All Need to Stop Going to the Same Places

As a frequent traveler, I’ve had the privilege to visit some destinations more than once But reconnecting with places I already know and love can...

October 21, 2016

Why You Shouldn’t Feel Bad About Skipping Famous Sights

I have this dream In it, I find myself back in Rio de Janeiro, snaking my way through narrow favela streets until a vista yawns wide open, revealing...

September 22, 2016

Why I’m Moving to Lisbon

When I recently decided to quit my job and focus solely on Indie Traveller, I knew it was also time for me to live somewhere else After living in the...

August 26, 2016

Whoa, I Guess I’m a Full-Time Travel Blogger Now

It may have been a bit quiet around my blog lately, but that’s only because I’ve been preparing for some big changes: starting next month, I’m...

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