Rose Tea in a Haunted Tearoom

'I will always associate Canterbury with drinking rose tea in haunted tearooms', I thought to myself on the train home. I'd wanted to visit Canterbury since my visit to the University of Kent five years previously, and I'd finally visited, however, the trip hadn't been as good as I hoped. The day had started with …

Creepy Travels – Bruges

Bruges is such a beautiful, fairytale like town that it's hard to find anything creepy about it! I really struggled with this one, but here is a (small) list of spooky places in Bruges. The Torture Museum This is the most 'obvious' attraction and initially, the only one I could think of! This small museum …

How Long Should You Wait To Book A Trip?

So recently I've been experiencing a lot of travel anxiety about my trip to Japan in October, and while I was writing my previous post, I started to wonder...can you book or plan a trip too far in advance? Although I haven't really travelled extensively, there have been a lot of differences in the booking …

Getting Travel Anxiety Before The Trip

I am terrified about my upcoming trip to Japan. I feel that this is due to a lot of reasons. Asia is a new continent I've never explored, I've only ever been to (predominantly) English speaking countries before and I'm expecting massive culture shock. I have no clue what to expect, and while the unknown …

Creepy Travels – London

London has a dark and troubled history, which is still evident around the city today. Here's a list of some unusual places to visit. Highgate Cemetery Highgate Cemetery is a large cemetery in north London. Many famous people are buried or have memorials here, such as Douglas Adams, writer of the Hitchhiker's Guide to the …