Posts Categorized: Hints and Tips

Travel predictions by astrological sign: Scarily accurate or just scary?

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Today is my 28th birthday (hurrah or uuuuurgh depending on my mood) and according to AFAR Magazine, I have quite the year ahead of me! These travel predictions by astrological sign have me described pretty perfectly… but is this true for every star sign? I asked some of my friends on Girls vs Globe whether the same was… Read more »

Stolen passport, how to cope: Guest Post

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I’m a bit of a travel snob. I’m the person that secretly (but loudly) judges you when you do a travel tour. What’s that you purchased six Lonely Planet books on special? Bless. What? You haven’t had surprise meat prepared on a random island off of New Caledonia? That’s cute. All hail Sue the Queen of #authentic travel!… Read more »

How to find responsible volunteer work

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Since starting Grassroots Nomad, the number one question that I have been asked is ‘How do I find responsible volunteer work overseas?’ Unfortunately the answer isn’t a simple one as it requires a lot of dedication and hard work – before you even start to volunteer. But, if you aren’t committed to working hard to find… Read more »

Grassroots Nomad has been nominated for a Liebster Award!

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Woo – my first award nomination! Thank you to Violette and Antoine from Life Explorateurs who have been kind enough to nominate me for the Liebster Award! What is the Liebster Award? The Liebster Award is a ‘pay-it-forward’ award where a blogger nominates ten other upcoming bloggers to answer a series of questions. Each nominated… Read more »