Lightening the Load

As you can tell by the title of my blog, I like to travel light.This applies not just to tangible baggage but also to intangible things that can weigh you down like habits, beliefs and behaviours which don’t support your current life or future goals. Tangible is easy, you see a dress or sweater you…

The camera Never Lies, But Does it Destroy Memory?

The camera, whether hi-tech for a professional photographer or a simple mobile phone for others, is essential equipment for the modern traveller. After all, half of the journey involves showing, not just telling, others where you have been.  And its no longer just for travel but for recording the mundane aspects as well as the…

Subject to Change

“I always try to adjust to each new situation” Novak Djokovic  You’ve got to be flexible in this house sitting lifestyle. Its not just your travel plans which go awry but those of the people you are  house sitting for. Life happens; people get sick, fall over ,have babies, break up up, experience financial loss,…

Give Me the Simple Life

“Live a simple life; you will own the most beautiful treasures of the world!”  ― Mehmet Murat ildan The house sitting lifestyle gives you access to a variety of ways to live and insight into a diverse number of value systems. Such opportunities provide me with the opportunity to clarify and define what is important to…