The travel adventures of two geordie vegans

Author: Ellen Forster

Let’s face it, it’s just not cool to be depressed

Let’s face it, it’s just not cool to be depressed

2018 is the year of mental health awareness, with the likes of author Matt Haig and TV personality Ruby Wax getting more airtime than ever spreading the good word about mental health, including anxiety and depression. From coping mechanisms, instagrammable one-liners and relevant methods for […]

Vegan Friendly Cruise on Halong Bay

Vegan Friendly Cruise on Halong Bay

If you’re heading to Vietnam, or you’re already there, then you must spend a night on Halong Bay. The famous archipelago of over 2,000 towering limestone cliff islands is around 3 hours by car/van from Hanoi. Upon arriving in Vietnam’s capital city, you’ll be inundated […]

5 Reasons Why You Should Visit Thailand in Low Season

5 Reasons Why You Should Visit Thailand in Low Season

Whether you’re concerned about the rainy weather or simply looking to save some money on your next trip east, we’ve got ten reasons why you should pack your bags and visit Thailand in low season. You won’t regret it!

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How to Reduce Your Waste While Traveling Thailand

How to Reduce Your Waste While Traveling Thailand

When traveling long-term, it can be easy to embrace the disposable life. Be it takeaway cartons, plastic utensils and water bottles – you may find yourself sacrificing some habits you’ve diligently stuck to at home in favour of convenience when on the road. Whether you’re […]

Vegan Airplane Food to Thailand | EVA Airways

Vegan Airplane Food to Thailand | EVA Airways

As a vegan, you’d probably think in-flight meals are a no-go. Gone are the times of packing your hand luggage full to the brim with snacks (although we did this anyway on our recent flight from Heathrow to Bangkok), as we’ve discovered there are an […]

Yo Sushi Blue Mondays – Vegan Menu (June 2018)

Yo Sushi Blue Mondays – Vegan Menu (June 2018)

As an avid lover of sushi, I probably haven’t spent as much time at Yo Sushi as I should have. I’m a huge fan of Nudo, both the noodle house and the sushi boxes, so, to me, Yo has always seemed a bit of a gimmick. However, recently I’ve noticed an increasing buzz online as the chain’s vegan menu has started to grow, so I figured it was my duty as a vegan to try it out! And, unsurprisingly, since discovering ‘Blue Mondays‘, where Yo offers a significant range of dishes at blue plate prices (£2.90 a pop), I’ve become quite the fan of the chain’s offering.

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Best Supermarket for Vegans

Best Supermarket for Vegans

As both vegans and bargain hunters, we work hard to find the best quality produce for the lowest prices when shopping for food. Since there’s not one holy grail supermarket here in the UK, we often find ourselves visiting a few different places each week […]

Why We’re Quitting Our Jobs And Going Traveling

Why We’re Quitting Our Jobs And Going Traveling

If I had a penny for every time the thought “quit your job and travel” has passed my mind over the last few years, I’d have enough money to see every country in the world! However, now we are finally doing it. We’ve handed in […]

A Boat Trip to the Farne Islands

A Boat Trip to the Farne Islands

As a vegan, it can be hard to get up close and personal with the animals we love so much. Since we don’t visit zoos or farms, our opportunities to experience the animal kingdom can limited. Consequently, we were so excited to take a trip to the Farne Islands with the promise of seeing all sorts of wildlife in their natural habitat, including tens of thousands of sea birds and even sun-bathing seals.

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Five Things You Can Do Today To Save The Planet

Five Things You Can Do Today To Save The Planet

Saving the planet is more than just turning off the lights when you leave a room and recycling a plastic bottle after use, it’s about making conscious efforts and putting serious thought into saving this planet we call home. We share Earth with billions of […]