Year in Review: My Favourite Travel Destinations From 2017

2017 is over, it doesn’t seem possible!  So it’s time to reflect on some of the awesome places I visited and my favourite travel memories from 2017!  This year I’m going to divide them up into the American Midwest, Europe and Worldwide…just like my tag line “exploring England, Iowa and everywhere in between!”.  What have been some of your 2017 highlights?

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Why Airports Are The Most Emotional Places In The World

It wasn’t until I really sat down and thought about it, that it occurred to me just how emotional airports can be.  Just think about experiences that you might have had.  I know that I personally must have experienced what feels like every emotion on the spectrum!  It fascinates me to sit at an airport and wonder where people are coming from or going to and what their stories are and now I’m going to share with you some of mine!

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Expat Update: September 2017

I can’t believe it’s the end of September already!  Here I’ll be looking back on what I’ve been up to this month, the places I’ve been, the highs and lows, life as a Brit in the States and other random things I’m finding interesting this month!

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A Tour of Europe Through my Ancestry DNA Results!

Since I became an ‘immigrant’, I was intrigued to find out if any of my ancestors had emigrated/come from anywhere other than Great Britain…has travel always been in my blood…literally!!  Ancestry DNA recently had a sale so it seemed like the perfect time to find out!

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Expat Update: July 2017

I can’t believe it’s the end of July already!  Here I’ll be looking back on what I’ve been up to this month, the places I’ve been, the highs and lows, life as a Brit in the States and other random things I’m finding interesting this month!

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Travel Mishap Memories in 17 Years of Travel

It’s been 17 YEARS since I first travelled overseas!  I’m 1 country away from setting foot on 40 different countries worldwide and today I thought I’d share some of my travel mishap memories!  It’s a known fact that travel isn’t always glamorous, but you know what, even during the minor inconveniences I wouldn’t change my travels for anything!  Everything in this list helped me grow or challenged me in some way.  Things can happen when you travel in your home country too not just when you’re overseas.  I hope you have as much fun reading it as I did writing it!
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Expat Update: June 2017

I can’t believe it’s the end of June already!  Here I’ll be looking back on what I’ve been up to this month, the places I’ve been, the highs and lows, life as a Brit in the States and other random things I’m finding interesting this month!

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10 Road Trip Tips from an Ex Delivery Driver

Now here’s something I may not have mentioned on my blog before.  I am a girl, I’m 5ft4 inches tall AND I hold a UK class 2 truck license.  Think the size of a bin lorry (garbage truck), fire engine, a coach with no passengers, anything that’s rigid, up to 4 axels.  I may not have taken up truck driving, but I was a delivery driver for 3 years.  I was on the road, 6 days a week, averaging around 10 hours a day during the week.  I picked up things that made my life on the road easier and now I’m going to share some of my best road trip tips with you!

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