Travel update on my 46th birthday

Last year I updated my travel challenge in August although my year ends 22nd April just ahead of my birthday on the 23rd. That post stayed with me and as I approached my birthday this year, I almost believed I hadn’t been to any new countries during this year which of course isn’t true as the count was still high. I’ve included the 45-46 part below.   Continue reading “Travel update on my 46th birthday”

My travel challenge so far in my 40s

My travel challenge is now in its 5th year which will come to an end the day before my birthday, April 22nd and start again on April 23rd for its 6th year. Since starting this blog and talking to more people about the positive challenge i set myself as I entered my 40s, the main questions I get asked are ‘how many countries have you been to so far?’ and also ‘how are you counting the countries?’ So let’s catch up on those years already passed by.    Continue reading “My travel challenge so far in my 40s”

The Journey Begins: 40 countries in my 40s. Welcome to my new blog

Thanks for joining me!

Good company in a journey makes the way seem shorter. — Izaak Walton

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When I turned 40, 4 close to 5 years ago now, I was so excited to leave my 30s behind. They had been a decade of grief and loss, love and the end of relationships but also near the end of my 30s, there was some joy when my travel plans came about and I started to look forward. I decided to challenge myself for my 40s and after some thought, the challenge became the idea of visiting 40 countries during my 40s and I had a special trip to start in style. 

Continue reading “The Journey Begins: 40 countries in my 40s. Welcome to my new blog”

The Journey Begins: 40 countries in my 40s. Welcome to my new blog

Thanks for joining me!

Good company in a journey makes the way seem shorter. — Izaak Walton

post

When I turned 40, 4 close to 5 years ago now, I was so excited to leave my 30s behind. They had been a decade of grief and loss, love and the end of relationships but also near the end of my 30s, there was some joy when my travel plans came about and I started to look forward. I decided to challenge myself for my 40s and after some thought, the challenge became the idea of visiting 40 countries during my 40s and I had a special trip to start in style. 

Continue reading “The Journey Begins: 40 countries in my 40s. Welcome to my new blog”