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Stories of my adventures around the globe, covering everywhere from Las Vegas to Chernobyl to the Arctic Circle.

What we buy for a self-catered apartment

What to buy for a self-catered apartment

Unless we’re going somewhere known for the hotels (like Vegas), or we’re going somewhere with big language and currency barriers (like Ukraine), we often book self-catered apartments when we travel. Not only do they work out cheaper than hotels, you also save money from being able to store food and cook instead of eating out for every meal.

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Paris, revisited

I wrote most of this post on a train under the sea. How crazy is that?!

On Saturday we took some time off to go to Paris. It was our second trip to Paris, booked spontaneously due to a Eurostar flash sale, and it was surprisingly very different to the first time we visited.

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How to pack hand luggage like a Jenni

How to pack hand luggage

Anyone who’s ever met me will tell you that I like stuff. I like experiences too, but I have a lot of stuff.

Which is why it generally surprises people that I like to travel light whenever possible. They often furrow their brows and say, ‘But where’s all your stuff?’

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