Posts by deborah

Why you should take your kids camping

Kids camping

Yes, I know I work in the outdoors and it’s my profession but I see everyday the benefits of spending time outside of the confines of four walls, particularly looking at a screen (which yes, I have to do like most people too). More importantly, I recent went through a traumatic experience and the event…

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50 Things That Make You Addicted To Travelling – Part 5

Addicted to travel

There is nothing like travelling to broaden the mind and expand your view of the world. It’s THE best way of learning not only about others but about yourself. Be careful though, because travelling is like a drug and you become addicted to the next trip, the next adventure, the next experience – albeit a…

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50 Things That Make You Addicted To Travelling – Part 4

Addicted to travel

There is nothing like travelling to broaden the mind and expand your view of the world. It’s THE best way of learning not only about others but about yourself. Be careful though, because travelling is like a drug and you become addicted to the next trip, the next adventure, the next experience – albeit a…

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50 Things That Make You Addicted To Travelling – Part 3

Addicted to travel

There is nothing like travelling to broaden the mind and expand your view of the world. It’s THE best way of learning not only about others but about yourself. Be careful though, because travelling is like a drug and you become addicted to the next trip, the next adventure, the next experience – albeit a…

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50 Things That Make You Addicted To Travelling – Part 2

Addicted to travel

There is nothing like travelling to broaden the mind and expand your view of the world. It’s THE best way of learning not only about others but about yourself. Be careful though, because travelling is like a drug and you become addicted to the next trip, the next adventure, the next experience – albeit a…

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50 Things That Make You Addicted To Travelling – Part 1

Addicted to travel

There is nothing like travelling to broaden the mind and expand your view of the world. It’s THE best way of learning not only about others but about yourself. Be careful though, because travelling is like a drug and you become addicted to the next trip, the next adventure, the next experience – albeit a…

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Intrepid Travel – Road to Jordan Review

Intrepid Travel review

In January 2016 at last-minute notice, I booked a trip with Intrepid Travel tour to Egypt and Jordan via Dubai. For me, travel is about gaps that crop up in my calendar rather than setting aside a set time say in six months on specific dates. I work in outdoor education so there are peaks and troughs…

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Intrepid Travel – Classic Burma (Myanmar) Review

Intrepid Travel trip review

In September 2015 I was fortunate enough to have the last-minute opportunity to join an Intrepid Travel tour to Burma (Myanmar) and have to say, its been one of my travel highlights. Burma is a magical country with mythical landscapes, ancient temples, friendly locals and food that you will never forget. Whether you’re strolling around…

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We are so busy giving our kids what we didn’t have…..

giving to kids

As adults, most of us have fond memories from childhood: intently watching ants on the march, building a cubby house, collecting tadpoles from the creek, making mud pies or daisy chains, grabbing the rope swing and swinging out over the river and letting go, exploring the neighbourhood and stopping for a Sunny Boy at the…

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