Taking a Buenos Aires to Uruguay Day Trip in 2024

Ferry to Colonia - Intrepid Escape

Out of all the things to do in Argentina’s capital, taking a Buenos Aires to Uruguay day trip, especially to Colonia del Sacramento is one I could never recommend enough! Buenos Aires is a great city, but like most big cities it’s hectic and crowded. The hustle and bustle can be overwhelming. Personally, I needed…

Banff vs Jasper: Which is the Best in 2024?

Jasper vs Banff National Park Alberta Canada

“I paused to look at my watch, I wanted the hands to freeze, so I could stay in this moment for longer. I took a deep breath, the freshest mountain air I’ve tasted, it felt like I was on the top of the world” Do you think I was in Banff vs Jasper? You’ll find…

48 Hours in Prague: Best Things to Do in 2 Days in Prague

Prague Weekender - Intrepid Escape

Prague is a city that’s been high on my European wishlist for a while, and I finally had the opportunity to spend hours in Prague! The Czech capital is accessible from the UK on a budget airline, it isn’t too expensive, has a lot going on but is small enough that you can tick a…

10 Facts About Mayan Ruins You Probably Didn’t Know

Discover the Mayan Ruins - Intrepid Escape

If you’re like me, you probably know little about the Maya and their history. I knew they were an advanced civilisation, and I knew they existed in Central America, but that’s more or less it. That is until a recent visit to Guatemala and Belize to see the Mayan Ruins for myself – And I…

Bungee Jumping Johannesburg at the Orlando Towers

Orlando Towers Bungee - Intrepid Escape

When I travelled to South Africa, I initially didn’t imagine joining a Bungee Jumping Johannesburg experience. But here I was, standing on top of the Orlando Towers in Johannesburg, waiting to jump. Considering doing the same? I was not scared on the way, but I did get nervous eventually. Here’s what I made of this…

Horseback Riding and Wine Tasting in Temecula, California

Horse Riding Wine Tasting Temecula

I found myself in Los Angeles ready to travel the Big Sur to San Francisco. With a couple of days to spare I got in touch with my friend and fellow Best Job in the World finalist Chanel, who invited me down to Temecula. But not just to visit, to go Horse Riding and Wine…

Swimming with Turtles in Barbados: Ultimate Guide for 2024

Swimming with Turtles Barbados - Intrepid Escape

A few years back, I was invited to the island of Barbados, to celebrate their 50 years of independence. I haven’t been since I was 17; let’s just say that’s a while ago and leave it at that! The purpose of the visit was to experience Barbados, write about it, and show you just what…

Taking the Drive from Calgary to Edmonton: Canada Road Trip

Alberta Winter road trip - Intrepid Escape

I love the feeling of freedom you get on a road trip – The open road, a good road trip playlist, you can’t beat it. And experiencing all this on my drive from Calgary to Edmonton was exceptional. I’ll always try to travel overland on big trips, often travelling in to one airport and out…

Japanese Mario Kart in the Streets of Tokyo: 2024 Guide

Mario Kart Tokyo Japan - Intrepid Escape

If you haven’t already seen the videos online, you can dress up as Super Mario Kart characters and drive (legally) around the streets of Tokyo. This is the Japanese Mario Kart experience for you. You’ll be taking in lots of the sights and getting an adrenaline rush whilst you’re at it! I was in Japan…

Skiing in Sainte Foy Tarentaise: The Ultimate Guide

Skiing in Sainte Foy

There aren’t too many ski resorts in the French Alps that I haven’t come across before, having either been there myself of heard someone else talk about it. But Sainte-Foy-Tarentaise is one of those, I hadn’t even heard the name mentioned. After some research I realised why, it’s widely referred to as the hidden gem…

The Best Fraser Island Driving Trip: Going Off Road With an 4×4

Fraser Island off road 2 - Intrepid Escape

Australia’s East Coast is a well trodden path for most backpackers, and Fraser Island is usually high on everyone’s list, because it’s considered the largest sand island in the world. If you plan to go off road with an 4×4, this is the guide you need, as that’s exactly what I did. Here, I’ll go…

Jurassic Coast & Dorset Coast Camping: 2024 Guide

Camping in Dorset Jurassic Coast - Intrepid Escape

I’m lucky enough to live on the beautiful south coast of England, with places like the Jurassic Coast right on my doorstep. The British countryside never ceases to amaze me, we are spoiled for choice when it comes to stunning coastlines and varied landscapes. And for this reason, I decided to go and take a…

10 Best Things to Do in Northern France in 2024

Adventure activities North France - Intrepid Escape

Considering it’s on our doorstep, France, and specifically North France, is a little undiscovered for some of us Brits. So, when I started talking P&O Ferries about being a part of their new campaign, I was excited to explore what the North Coast has to offer. Naturally, I wanted something, or somewhere that offered some…

Hiking the Great Wall of China: The ultimate 3-day itinerary

Hiking the Great Wall of China - Intrepid Escape

They say you’ll remember the first time you see the Great Wall of China forever. Well they don’t, I just came up with that, but it’s true. Hiking the Great Wall of China has been on the list for a while, and I’ve always wanted to spend some time here, take more than just a…

P&O Norway Cruise to the Norwegian Fjords: Complete Guide

Exploring the Norwegian Fjords - Intrepid Escape

I’ve always wanted to visit Norway and finally got the chance, though not for a cruise. Instead, I explored the shore excursions, the “P&O Norway Cruise to the Norwegian Fjords” The Fjords aren’t exactly designed for road trips, just look at how many car ferries, winding mountain roads and bridges you need to cross. The…

Hiking the Path of the Gods Italy: Full Itinerary for 2024

Hiking the Path of Gods Italy - Intrepid Escape

When I first heard about the Path of the Gods Italy, a 130km hike (or walk) that connects Bologna to Florence my immediate thoughts were “I have to do it”! It even sounds epic, it’s a path of… GODS. I imagined grand views, huge mountain passes, and the kind of scenery found in this part…

Doorstep Skiing at Les Arcs 2000 In 2024

Doorstep Skiing Les Arcs 2000

The allure of Les Arcs 2000 as a premier skiing destination continues to grow, especially for those seeking the convenience of doorstep skiing. Nestled in the heart of the French Alps, Les Arcs 2000 presents a perfect blend of challenging slopes, breathtaking Alpine scenery, and the utmost convenience for ski enthusiasts of all levels. It…

Kitesurfing in Essaouira, Morocco: The Ultimate Guide In 2024

Kite-surfing Essaouira, Morocco KiteWorldWide - Intrepid Escape

The term “Slice of life” didn’t mean anything to me before this trip to Morocco. It’s the name of the kite-surfing camp run by KiteWorldWide, in collaboration with Tom Court. I guess it’s more of a concept, I thought it was just a fancy name. After a few days here, I realised that there’s a…

Road Trip in England: Birling Gap & Seven Sisters in 2024

Sussex Cottage holidays and Staycation dog friendly

Ever felt like going out on a sunny day but didn’t know where to go? Sometimes, the best adventures are right around the corner, and we don’t even realize it. I’ve traveled a lot, but never did a road trip in England before. And this is how, suddenly, I ended up going on a road…

10 Unique Things to Do in Kobe, Japan in 2024

10 things you must do in Kobe Japan - Intrepid Escape

It was over a year since my last visit to Japan, so having the opportunity to go back and visit an area of the country that evaded me on my last visit was amazing. And with so many things to do in Kobe, Japan, I knew I wouldn’t be disappointed. I spent a few days…

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