In a few months, the oldest of our cousins children aka the ‘next generation’, is taking to the open road and going travelling! I am so proud!
She is heading to Europe for a number of months over the summer so I thought I would put together a few options and insights.
She is already set on the Inter-rail option; which upon further investigation is by far a better option than flying. Although flying can seem cheap with the so called ‘budget airlines’ it is inflexible and booking last minute can be expensive. … More European Adventure
It has dawned on me recently that the longer I am home the more materialistic. This realisation came when I was recently contemplating replacing my perfectly good IPhone for the latest iteration! … More Memories over Materialism
Whilst traveling, it is inevitable that you will meet a host of eclectic people (even if you don’t particularly want to). Some you will have an instant connection with, some you won’t. Some you will keep in touch with for years to come and some will become a fading memory. … More Connections – Revisited
Reflecting is something we at A Wandering Memory are masters of…
We are constantly reflecting on our experiences that have inspired us, choices have made, challenges we have overcome and journeys we have embarked upon.
Reflection, to us, is essentially part of who we are… … More Without Reflection
Real backpacking means you leave the majority of your creature comforts at home and take just the necessities. In all honesty you can only fit a specific about of ‘things’ into a backpack that you have to literally carry around the world. … More A traveler’s confession
I wanted to take some time to readdress a blog I write over a year ago regarding my essential travel companion – my wife Megan.
Since meeting over nine years ago, we have developed a bond that led to travelling together, living together, falling in love with one another, buying a house together and most recently starting a family together. We are a team in the truest sense of the word. … More The Wandering Memory Team
A Wandering Memory is specifically focused and purposely designed to help and inspire those who wish to travel. Travel to us is part of our very being, we love to explore, learn and create memories throughout the globe. As a traveler we have an ethic of sharing, if it’s sharing a night out, a meal, car journey or sharing our experience, our insight and our inspiration. … More The Truth behind Backpacking
Having been on two around the world trips I often reminisce on our amazing experiences. However now that we have experienced even more of the world, we often debate if ask we could we have done better routes? Included more? … More Which route – Choices, Choices
So much has happened since we started A Wandering Memory two years ago.
As such we thought it was time to provide a little update to our faithful readership, and a little introduction to our new subscribers. … More A Wanderer’s update
My father wanted me to learn scuba diving with him when I was younger, however at the time I wasn’t interested. I never was a fan of the water during my youth, we were never sure if it was just an irrational fear or something else. What I have never been able to do is open my eyes underwater . I was a late bloomer regarding swimming, but am now perfectly happy in the water. … More Dive right in!