jetplanejenny flies to new highs as Featured Traveller on The Travel Speak

After a lot of research, writing and pestering (one of my most highly valued skills as a freelancer), my travel writing portfolio is finally starting to take shape.

In the past month, I’ve been published on Matador Network, Travel Honey, Travelettes and, most recently, The Travel Speak.

I may be back in the UK for now, but on Easter Sunday I was resurrected as a full-time globetrotter when The Travel Speak made me this week’s Featured Traveller.

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Eight (or should that be ate?) reasons I gained weight while travelling

When I jacked in my career and kick-started a life of long-term travel some four years ago, I was so excited for the changes my new lifestyle would bring.

I couldn’t wait to see the world, have new experiences, explore new cultures, meet new people…and maybe even lose some weight doing it!

Um, no.

I can’t tell you exactly how much weight I put on over the course of my travels (I refused to step on the scales), but I’m willing to hazard a guess at around eight kilos in four years.

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