Machu Picchu, a Modern Wonder of the World: Dream #023…✔️

I believe I remember the very first time I came across Machu Picchu in media. I was in the living room with my Dad, and he was flicking through channels as he always does, even to this day. I think it was the freeview version of discovery channel that he settled on, and it seemed … Continue reading Machu Picchu, a Modern Wonder of the World: Dream #023…✔️

The Amazon: the Most Captivating Ecosystem on Planet Earth

  Friends, you're getting a double post today because I've been monstrously terrible at updating.  I wish I could use the magazine as an excuse, but alas, I've just been forgetful.  So here, have a little story about the Amazon as a humble apology from yours truly. When I was younger, I was always an … Continue reading The Amazon: the Most Captivating Ecosystem on Planet Earth

The Capital City where Future and Past Collide

Built in 1960 for one sole purpose, the sprawling metropolis of Brasilia was inaugurated the capital of Brazil in 1960, 200 years after Rio was named capital. The city was planned entirely, most of the important buildings being designed and constructed by one Oscar Niemeyer. The lone metropolis in its own Federal District state, much … Continue reading The Capital City where Future and Past Collide

The happy southern city, the Brazilian holiday destination and dream #33…✔️

Friends, I can only deeply apologise - working at a magazine is taking up more time than I thought it may, and I have much to catch you all up on.  However, before all that excitement, I must update you on the rest of my travels through Brazil.  Even now, after almost two months away from … Continue reading The happy southern city, the Brazilian holiday destination and dream #33…✔️

The Clash of Three Countries and Dream #020…✔️️

When my parents began to plan their own trip to South America, the one destination my mother was absolutely set on was the Iguazu Falls, the national park which transcends not two, but three country borders.  At first, I wasn't totally enamoured with the idea.  By that point, I'd come up with other ideas for … Continue reading The Clash of Three Countries and Dream #020…✔️️

Brazil’s Northern Wonder: Lençois Maranhenses

I knew that I would have some time to travel during my period in between Brazil and Bolivia, but the problem was knowing where to start.  I did some internet research, coming up with some not-so-inspiring ideas, and was left almost stuck with what to do: I didn't know the continent well enough.  A few … Continue reading Brazil’s Northern Wonder: Lençois Maranhenses

Welcoming a New Year: Carioca Style

New Year's is a pinnacle party every single December.  After a luxurious few days of nothing over Christmas, people get ready to welcome a new year, and for some, they take it with open arms, labelling it as a new start.  This isn't to say that everybody has New Year's resolutions they'll give up on … Continue reading Welcoming a New Year: Carioca Style

Arriving in La Paz: The Next Step

Well friends, I return.  I apologise for my radio silence for the past month, but unfortunately travelling with a four year old phone doesn't allow you the best wifi connection on the planet.  I've been getting my thoughts on these wonderful places ready for you in the meantime, and this week, I'm going to be … Continue reading Arriving in La Paz: The Next Step