6 of the Best Places to Visit for Literature Enthusiasts

6 of the Best Places to Visit for Literature Enthusiasts

When we think of literature, literary greats of the pre-1900’s usually spring to mind – Shakespeare, Chaucer, Dickens, Austen, Wilde to name a few. Their works, that have stood the test of time, conjuring up romantic images of eras past. It always has been and will be fascinating to visit significant places in history made […]

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africa Twenty chickens for a saddle

Armchair Traveller | Twenty Chickens For A Saddle

When I picked up from the bookshelf, ‘Twenty Chickens for a saddle’ I only read its tagline: The story of an African Childhood. I paid the book and left the bookstore in Kingscliff, NSW. Rode my bike as fast as I could, made a nice cup of coffee and read the whole book in two […]

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lisbon100bites

Armchair Traveller | Lisbon In 100 Bites

There is something literally fabulous and even miraculous about the act of eating… When I can’t indulge my passion for travel , I grab a book and indulge in some armchair travelling. Living vicariously through authors who write about their experiences while living in or visiting a city makes me feel like I’m part of their […]

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on the road

Armchair Traveller | On The Road

This book should come with a warning: proceed with caution, you may never be able to settle in one place again! And you might take up on hitch-hitch-hicking. On the Road, features the travels of Jack Kerouac and his Beat Generation friends across America in the years after World War II. Its unfastidious relish for […]

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travel with children lonely planet

Armchair Traveller | Travel With Children

I’ve used many a Lonely Planet Guide when researching travel. But now, as I juggle motherhood and a passion to keep travelling, I know I need help! It was time to check Lonely Planet’s “Family-friendly travel without the fuss”, Lonely Planet Travel With Children. On my travels, I’ve seen the good, the bad, and the […]

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do big small things book

Armchair Traveller | Do Big Small Things

The Armchair Traveller presents you with a chill out easy going book today: ‘Do Big Small Things’. I was armed with this rough-and-tumble field journal and I was prepared to embark on an eclectic journey packed with inspiration and activities from around the globe. Page by page, I was challenged to write, rip, make, and share […]

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