The Risks of ‘Mindful’ Tourism (written for The Courier)

I now write for my University newspaper The Courier. I write articles each week in the fashion and the travel section and I thought each week I should share the ones that link to my blog! We all assume that volunteering abroad, whether it be to help locals or the environment, is extremely beneficial to…

Beauty brands you wouldn’t expect to be cruelty free!

In this day and age I think it’s absolutely ridiculous that some beauty brands still test on animals. It’s really upsetting that some of the biggest brands do such as; Mac and Maybelline. I think the general assumption is that the cheaper the brand the more likely they are to test on animals, however this…

The best shopping districts in Tokyo

Tokyo is of course, a buzzing and vibrant city for shoppers at all hours of the day. I have picked three main areas from my trip to Tokyo, which are all completely different in terms of the type of shops on offer. Tokyo is a huge place but I would make sure you have time…

Update

I really wanted to come back to university in my second year and write a blog post every other day, but this really hasn’t been the case at all. Recently I have been struggling to find the time to blog and to be honest I haven’t had many ideas, my mind has been blank. I…

Updated Dream Travel Destinations

A while ago I wrote a Dream Travel Destination post and I am so lucky to have crossed off Japan from that list! I made a list of five destinations including Japan, Hawaii, Botswana, Iceland and Norway (in one trip) and Thailand. In this post I will add another destination to the list. I plan…