Five Foot Traveller Blog

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You go, girl

Seeing the world is great fun, but how do you look after yourself on the road, especially if you’re a female travelling alone? Women have a different set of concerns when they’re out and...

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Always time for tea

The minute I crossed the road and locked eyes with him I knew I should have turned left. Or right. Or anywhere else. “Good morning, it’s a beautiful day,” the man called out. “Yes,...

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Musn’t forget the painkillers

I’m leaving for Istanbul in two days and tried my rucksack on a few hours ago. It’s not heavy (I’ve taken out my three pairs of stilletos, hairdryer and giant makeup bag) but because...

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Ditch that guidebook, grab something else!

Guidebooks like Lonely Planet, Frommer’s and The Rough Guide are usually the first books you grab when you start planning a trip. And why not? When they come complete with suggested itineraries and packing...