From the mountains of Morocco to the beach in Dubai... here are some of my top travel moments from 2016.
Whether you've never opened the app on your iPhone or are a junkie who has run out of episodes, there are so many great podcasts out there to inspire, inform and entertain you. Here are 6 podcasts that deep-thinkers, creatives and bored commuters will love.
Have you heard about Oman? This jewel in the Arabian Gulf is home to fantastical mosques, dolphin-watching, clear mountain pools and a fascinating history. Whether you're looking for hikes and beach days or 17th century forts and Omani cultural tours, there is a lot to offer. Here is what you can do, see, and eat on a visit to the capital city of Muscat.
All you need to explore the world is your passport and a sense of wonder, right? Well, if you've ever walked down the travel aisle at your local store, you'll see that's not always the case. From inflatable neck pillows to crush-resistant suitcases, it's a wonderful world of accessories designed to make your adventure easier. But do you need all the custom-built travel gear, or should you embrace the way of the minimalist and see where you end up? If you're looking to invest in some travel gear or update your kit, here are the essentials I've found to be the most useful on the road and in the air.

Hi! I'm Lauren, a daydreamer, vegetarian and aspiring world wanderer. I've visited 15 countries on 5 continents (so far!) and have a mild obsession with cats, dairy-free coffee and all things digital.

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