5 Important Lessons Travelling Alone Has Taught Me

When I set off on my travels at the end of 2016 I had no idea what I was letting myself in for. A trip that had been months in the making with a close…

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What is it Really Like to Solo Travel as a Black Woman?

Last week I received a message on Instagram from a lovely woman who asked to learn more about my travel experiences.  Since leaving the UK ten months ago I’ve been no stranger to messages from…

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How to Save Money Whilst Travelling South East Asia

Go travelling in South East Asia they said. It will be cheap they said. Over the past five weeks, I’ve spent my time backpacking around South East Asia. I’ve also spent a shit tonne of…

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Uni Pressures, Anxiety and Living the Dream

In my last post I announced some big news about the future of my blog, which marks a new chapter for my writing and also some other changes in my life. Before that, it had…

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The End of Effy Talks Life

WOW I cannot believe how long it’s been since I last wrote on here and if you’re a regular reader of my blog you’ll know in the past this has taken a toll on me.…

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