Hi, I’m Katie: writer & solo traveller.

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I grew up reading adventure stories
under the blanket with a torch.
Now, I’m forever seeking my own adventures
& sharing them over a good cup of tea.

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The Wonder of Ice at Fjallsarlon

I’d always wanted to see icebergs. Ever since I was little, I’ve been fascinated by the idea of them: vast floating sculptures, sparkling in the sunshine, towering over the water. As I’ve got... READ MORE

Dining Out in Reykjavik

Let’s be honest: eating out in Iceland was never going to be cheap. The country is notoriously expensive, so I pretty much planned on eating baked beans on toast the entire time I... READ MORE

Postcards from Hoi An

From the Thien Nga Hotel where I stayed in Hanoi to the centre of the Old Town, it’s about a 10 minute walk. At first, it’s all scrubby streets filled with guesthouses, massage... READ MORE