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Well. It’s almost a week since I left the UK to start The Big Trip. I cannot begin to tell you all the things I’ve seen and experienced so far; it has been both overwhelming, life-altering and utterly wonderful. I…

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Holy crap balls, I fly tomorrow! It’s been months of me banging on, pretending to be productive but using that as a ruse to go out more and having a million ‘leaving drinks’. So with about 36 hours until I’m…

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I’M FREE! For the first time since I got my paper round at age 13, I am officially unemployed and it is WONDERFUL. Choosing to leave my job to travel was simultaneously an easy and terrifying decision (I’ll write about…

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It’s been three months in the making but I am finally in the last week of my notice period. Which means I’m now suddenly extremely aware that I fly in just over two weeks and oh my god I have…

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These posts every Tuesday are a great way of reminding me of the little things that have made my week great. But you know what? You can have too much of a good thing. I have been so busy that…

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I maybe should have taken it a bit easier last week. I was out pretty much every night, making the most of seeing friends before I don’t see them for three months. By the time Friday rolled around, I was…

London

Making Friends on the Internet

It just so happened that this year Galentine’s Day and Internet Friends Day both fell on 13th February. OK, so they’re both completely made up and not officially recognised holidays (YET), but both of them mean something particularly special to…

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Right February, what have you got for me? My last full month of work until The Big Trip, so I guess I’d better see all the people I’m going to miss once I’m away. It’s all feeling a bit real…

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Oh hi. Tuesday again; it rolls around so quick and yet always takes forever to arrive. Weeks at the moment are really taking their time in getting done and dusted and just letting me have my two days of freedom.…