Time for something a little different on Soph talks travel this month! I have been out of my PhD for 12 months now and so have actually been getting a salary for a year! Yes it is still weird! … Continue reading Our 2020 Travel Bucket List
This trip was supposed to happen a year ago. My fiance and I had planned to do another mini roadtrip but this time from Sevilla to Lisbon. Turns out we are going a year later because my wonderful fiance decided … Continue reading Lisbon. Local.
My first trip of 2017 and my first trip to the Caribbean. Almost two weeks full of sun, sea, cocktails… and a proposal! The island of Barbados; the most easterly of the Caribbean islands, is made of coral and often … Continue reading Barbados. Chill.
What is the longest flight you’ve ever been on? For me, it was the time I flew from London Heathrow to Raleigh, North Carolina. However, I was a shy and quiet eleven year old travelling with my Gran as part … Continue reading Soph’s Carry On Essentials.
Summer 2016 and Europe is flush with football fever as the Euros come to France. Me being a massive Francophile and loving anything to do with France and its beautiful language had always longed to visit this country properly rather … Continue reading Toulouse. Rustic.
Another year has passed, and a year of travel opportunities has finished. 2016 was not very travel heavy for me unfortunately 😦 I watched the Euros in France in the summer which you can see in my upcoming Toulouse blog … Continue reading The postcard project. 2016 update.
As you may know by now, I spent 8 days last September on a mini road trip in Italy – from Rome to Florence and back again. But when we were based in Florence, we decided that being that close … Continue reading Pisa. Tourist.
Travelling is great! And one of my favourite things to do! But it is expensive! Luckily, I’ve discovered other opportunities to discover local traditions, new cultures and stunning places on a student budget. I have discovered the Postcrossing project. What is … Continue reading Travelling through your letterbox.
Hello. I’m Sophie, and I’m a deltiologist! For as long as I can remember, I’ve had a serious case of wanderlust, however it wasn’t until 2014 that I decided to start collecting postcards from all the places I’ve visited! A … Continue reading The postcard project.
So, today was the day I finally realised what my one word to sum up my few days in Rome is. After making the trip in September, it has taken me over 6 months to take a back seat and realise … Continue reading Rome. Power.