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When travel goes wrong

When travel goes wrong

Travelling is one of our passions here at Laugh Lots, Travel Often. It may end up costing you a house deposit, or your best childbearing years, but we think it’s a worthwhile investment on so many fronts. However, bad things can happen when you’re away from your usual nine-to-five routine. And when bad things happen … Continue reading

Foodie resolutions for the new year

Foodie resolutions for the new year

It’s a new year and there is a full year of glorious food ahead of us. We may have ended the past year with a few weeks of holiday feasting and more cake and pudding than is sensible, but it’s time to wipe that slate clean and think of the all the upcoming eating and … Continue reading

Perspectives: food travel experiences

Perspectives: food travel experiences

One of the best things about travel is discovering the local food.  The food we eat when travelling is often quite different to our typical food at home, which can either make for an adventurous, delicious experience or a something more unappealing. TheRationalOptimist 1. Which country has been your favourite for gastronomic touring? You wouldn’t … Continue reading

Travelling through the lens

Travelling through the lens

I recently went on a fabulous girl’s trip to New York with two of my gal pals. Miss O brought her DSLR Canon camera, and happily snapped away, recording our adventures over the 6 days. It was great getting all the photos from her at the end of the trip and looking over them, remembering … Continue reading

Being an atheist traveller

Being an atheist traveller

I don’t believe in God. This news probably shouldn’t come as a surprise, considering the “rational” part of my blogging handle TheRationalOptimist. In the 2006 Australian census, 64 per cent of the population stated that they were Christian, which sounds like a hefty proportion, although how many of these are actively practicing is certainly less … Continue reading