Staying safe as a LGBTIQ+ traveller
I love to travel. I’ve had nothing but amazing, beautiful, life-changing experiences travelling solo through many different continents and countries – uncovering new cultures as I went. BUT. The experience of international travel as a member of the LGBTIQ+ community is likely to be slightly (or even vastly) different to that of our hetero counterparts. […]
Travel. Acceptance. And the new ‘normal’.
Since I could remember, I had always dreamed about working abroad. And over the past few years I’ve been lucky enough to get out there and make that dream come true – much to the disappointment of my savings (which have been non-existent for a significant period of time now…) I’ve travelled to many far-flung […]
Rösti. Learn to cook the drool-worthy dish Switzerland is famous for
Imagine: you’re winding your way through snow-topped Alpine mountains – pressing your forehead to the coach window as you pass rushing glacier-fed rivers and glittering aquamarine lakes. Then, you turn a corner and suddenly a valley of misty waterfalls and greener-than-green pastures is laid out before you. Sound like a dream? Well this was my […]
3 Badass Women of European History
Like most travel plans this year – Topdeck Trip Leader Nellie’s intention to hit the road on her first season got unexpectedly kicked in the gonads by COVID-19. But while we’re all busy making copious batches of banana bread and knitting hats – she’s has been brushing up on her European history, getting ready for […]
Thought Morocco was all #wanderlust pics, camels and couscous? Well yeah, there’s that. But in 10 whirlwind days on our Moroccan Explorer trip, you’ll see the side of Morocco your Instagram feed can’t do justice. Delve deeper into a unique culture, throw yourself into new experiences and discover a world unlike any other with a small group of absolute […]
North America: Travel Inspo For If You Know You Wanna Go.
North America. You wanna go there, see the sights, take it all in, check it all out. But… It’s massive. How in the name of Trump’s tiny hands are you gonna choose where to go? And when? And WHY? AND HOW? We get it. America can be a teeny bit overwhelming. But luckily for you, […]