unexpected wanderlust: the 9 travel instagrammers you NEED to be following

unexpected wanderlust: the 9 travel instagrammers you NEED to be following

Instagram is my favourite source of travel inspiration. Bright colours, great images, and inspiring captions can all be found here. Over my hours on social media, I found 8 accounts that never fail to inspire me. Here they are! Annapurna Mellor I came across Annapurna's Instagram about two years ago and have been in love [...]

unexpected tips: singapore bucket list

unexpected tips: singapore bucket list

Singapore is a small country, only 719.1 km2, yet people are always wondering, what is there to do? At first glance, Singapore may seem like the kind of place you could quickly pass through, but there are tons of things to do in The Little Red Dot. To help you out, whether you live here [...]

unexpected wanderlust: 10 photos that will make you book a flight to myanmar

unexpected wanderlust: 10 photos that will make you book a flight to myanmar

I've been thinking about Myanmar a lot recently. I feel that we've only been seeing the bad side of the country in the news lately, but Myanmar is such a gorgeous place. I wanted to highlight the amazing side of this country. It sure is a special one. You'll notice that a LOT of my [...]

unexpected wanderlust: how to bring your travels into your life at home

unexpected wanderlust: how to bring your travels into your life at home

Some of us don't really get homesick, instead, we get travelsick! If I'm travelling with my family, there's honestly very little that I miss about my life at home. Sometimes having a gym is nice, but it's still possible to stay healthy when travelling. If I'm travelling solo, I miss my family, and that's really [...]

unexpected wanderlust watchlist (6)

unexpected wanderlust watchlist (6)

Happy December, friends! It's nearly exam time, and BOY, have I been lusting after some places to escape to. Scotland has been exciting and lovely, but really cold! Like, REALLY cold. These places, though some do experience winter, would still be a great winter escape for me. I've actually been to every single one of the [...]

the ultimate guide to singapore

the ultimate guide to singapore

I'm going to keep this little intro short and sweet, as I've written a monster guide here. Basically, this guide is split into a couple different sections... We have 1) Some general facts about Singapore, 2) the neighborhoods of Singapore, where I give a general overview of my favourite areas of SG, 3) what to [...]

unexpected eats: 5 treats in Boston!

unexpected eats: 5 treats in Boston!

When I lived in Massachusetts, one of my favourite things to do was to take the train to the city and have a day of walking around, window-shopping, and grabbing some good food. Over the couple years that I called Boston my home, I'd found some favourite places to eat, whether for a snack or [...]

unexpected fitness: how I got into the best shape of my life while travelling

unexpected fitness: how I got into the best shape of my life while travelling

The healthiest I’ve ever been has been while traveling. What?! I know, it’s not the usual. Most of my recent life has been on the road, so this wasn’t necessarily a bad thing. I’ve settled down a bit now, and I’m trying to incorporate my healthy travel habits into my life here. I wrote a [...]

unexpected tips: 6 must have travel apps!

unexpected tips: 6 must have travel apps!

  Maps.Me I've talked about Maps.Me before, and that's because this app is something that I seriously RELY on. If I didn't have this app, I'd probably still be lost somewhere in the middle of Nepal! This app is an absolutely incredible offline map. You download the region before you go, and then you can [...]

unexpected lake district

unexpected lake district

Heading to the Lake District? As a last attempt to camp before the weather turns too cold, I headed down to the Lake District this weekend! It's a quick two-hour train ride from Edinburgh, and definitely worth a visit. The Lake District has quite a few little towns scattered around lakes. The towns are all [...]