The travel adventures of two geordie vegans

Author: Ellen Forster

A Guide to Volunteering with Animals Abroad

A Guide to Volunteering with Animals Abroad

It’s every animal lover’s dream to spend time in their life volunteering with animals abroad. Whether it’s wild macaques in Indonesia or abandoned cats and dogs in Thailand, there’s something for everyone How do you choose the perfect placement? How do you know it’s legit? […]

Navigating the Cruelty Free Minefield and Making the Right Decisions

Navigating the Cruelty Free Minefield and Making the Right Decisions

In light of recent announcements on the subject of CoverGirl and Dove cruelty-free statuses, I’d thought I’d write a short piece asking what is cruelty-free. Join me as I navigate the minefield and learn to make informed decisions as a consumer.

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 getting help, it’s all there on my Twitter feed and I love it!

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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!

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 traveling to hotter climates or city-hopping for the summer, why not pick up the following items to ensure your footprint is kept to a minimal when traveling?

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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 […]

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 to make sure we get the best deals.

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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 […]