If you’re dreaming of quitting the 9-5 and buying a one-way ticket to anywhere, these are the things I wish we’d done, or am so, so glad we did do. Honestly, I hope this article is genuinely helpful.
At the start of the week, we had a setback. It wasn’t detrimental to our trip by any means, but it was an opportunity Tom had set his heart on. And though we were both still determined to make it work, I’ll admit we felt pretty deflated. Then, on Wednesday evening, Antibes caught us by … Read More
Raise your hand (or just your eyebrows if you’re in public) if you’re scared about putting your work out there. If you’re scared of starting a new venture. If you’re scared of moving to a different city or country. Or even if you’re just scared of going for a new job / promotion. Stats say … Read More
Antibes is a busy nautical town on the French Côte d’Azur. Its port is home to grand yachts, sailors and bustling tourists. But turn your back on the shimmering sea, pass through the temptations of the market, and head into the twisting Old Town… There you will find a quiet warren of streets full of … Read More
I am writing this from a TGV train, as it speeds south from Paris, through the French countryside, and towards la Côte d’Azur. So, I guess, we have… escaped! After months of planning, we are finally on our way. By the time you read this, we will have arrived at our new apartment and probably … Read More
Yesterday my boyfriend and I booked our accommodation in the south of France. Suddenly, this mad plan feels very real. A year and four months. That is how long we’ve been talking about it. If it’s the first you’re hearing of it, sorry. But in our defense we didn’t really believe we’d actually do it … Read More