Nagging in the back of my brain was the question: why not?
Fear was not a good enough reason not to do something.

Sunset over TLV

Exactly one year ago to the day, I started the packing for the biggest, scariest and without doubt the most life-changing adventure of my life.

Birthday on the Med

Dear much-loved friends, Over the last week many of you have gottenĀ in touch with me via various means to simply check in with me. It has been both heart-warming and humbling that in your busy lives you still find the time to think of me and worry about my safety and to you I say […]


It’s Friday, it’s 28 degrees and I’m sat in a Roman piazza for lunch and a beer. Travelling in Israel could be worse.