How to See Machu Picchu

Machu Picchu is one of those experiences you would find on almost every traveller’s hit-list, young and old. And with good reason. Machu Picchu is one of those global icons representing both a man made wonder, but also set in immensely beautiful natural surroundings and containing amazing depths of history to titillate the mind. When Read More


Plitvice Lakes, Croatia

Plitvice (pronounced pleet-wee-cheh) Lakes National Park is a huge forest reserve in central Croatia. It is known for a chain of 16 terraced lakes, interconnected by waterfalls, that extend into a limestone canyon. Limestone = that amazing blue colour of the water. Clear clear water of #plitvice #lakes #croatia #beautifuldestinations A post shared by Jemma (@jemmadventures) Read More


Day trips from Santiago de Chile – the Apoquindo 

  This is the fourth post in a throwback series about day trips you can take from Santiago de Chile. I lived in this fantastic city for a year 2010-2011, and I just love to talk about it and remember it, and I hope this information will be useful and interesting to anyone planning to Read More


Climbing Mount Rundle, Banff, Alberta

I spent a year in Canada on a working holiday visa when I was in my early twenties. During that time I did a lot of partying, not enough travelling, and made some fantastic friends. I spent the winter working at a ski resort and the summer at a hotel in Banff, Alberta. Banff is Read More