Why so quiet?

I haven’t written on here for a long time, and that’s simply because I haven’t been travelling. I’ve been at the office, and who wants to read about that. That’s a lie, actually. I have been travelling, just not nearly as much as before, and I haven’t had the time to write about it – … More Why so quiet?

Unicorns in Cape Town: What it’s like to live in a party mansion for 11 days

As you know, most of my travels thus far have involved things like wildlife, architecture, culture, and walking. I just took a minor detour via Cape Town, and have emerged, poisoned, from a party which took place in a seaside mansion and lasted 11 days.  The only wildlife was the family of three mice who … More Unicorns in Cape Town: What it’s like to live in a party mansion for 11 days

A New Year’s Eve adventure in Tasmania, with a cameo from Leonardo DiCaprio

Disclaimer: Leonardo DiCaprio did not actually come to Tasmania (I fucking wish), I meant this BLOG features a cameo from Leonardo DiCaprio. You’ll see why…  The latest place I’ve crossed off my 30 Before 30 list is Tasmania, which is an island off the southern coast of Australia. I initially thought Tasmania was a different … More A New Year’s Eve adventure in Tasmania, with a cameo from Leonardo DiCaprio

In which Annabel scales one cliff and then turfs herself backwards off another…

Some things, I am irrationally unafraid of. Moving countries, changing jobs, travelling alone, making rash and sudden decisions, par example. I like to boast about all this (as you can see) because I am literally scared of everything else. Flying, driving, waves, jumping off things, being high up, being low down, talking to people I … More In which Annabel scales one cliff and then turfs herself backwards off another…

What it feels like to come face-to-face with a Great White shark…

I’ve diagnosed myself with bronchitis. This is because I’m far too time-starved lazy to locate a doctor out here in Cape Town. These days though, I find that Googling your symptoms is almost as effective as telling them to a GP, whose brain is basically just Google. So I have got this hacking, spazzy cough … More What it feels like to come face-to-face with a Great White shark…