Category Archives: Self Help

Is South America dangerous for travellers?

South America seems to have a reputation for being a dangerous place for travellers. There are various reasons for this reputation: corruption in the public service, rampant drug industries and very large poor communities. But even taking all of these … Continue reading

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Travelling Alone

I’ve been on the road since November 2012 and for most of that time I’ve been travelling alone. For the first three months I drove around Australia in my own vehicle. The Pointy Brick… Since February, I’ve been travelling through … Continue reading

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The Five Love Languages

Several years ago I discovered a book called The Five Love Languages by Gary Chapman.  While it sounds clichéd, reading this book changed my life.  Okay, so it didn’t change my life by growing me another arm or anything like … Continue reading

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Falling in Love

More than likely a some point in your life you’ve felt love for someone else. This may have been love for your parents or family, love for a friend, or that ‘in love’ feeling for a new lover. Of course, … Continue reading

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Being Ready for a Relationship

Have you been single for a while and would like to be in a relationship? Do you think you’re ready? Honestly? I ask this because after being single now for over three years, I think I’m ready. But this isn’t … Continue reading

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A Story of Depression

A Story of Depression Depression is a mental illness that a large percentage of us are familiar with.  I’m not talking about that occasional day we get down because the dog died, you had a bad day at work or … Continue reading

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Making New Friends

Sometimes in life you just need to step out of your normal circle and do something different, often with different people.  This might be because the people you hang out with aren’t into some of the things you are or … Continue reading

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