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Solo Travel Books

Over the years, there have been many female explorers that have taken on the world solo. In the eighteenth century, Mary Wollstonecraft, a British novelist, philosopher and advocate of women’s rights became a heroine with her way of travel. In the nineteenth century a British explorer called Mary Kingsley, travelled to West and Central Africa… Continue Reading…

10 Reasons To Go Vegan

This article was written by the lovely Leoni from Softback Travel to celebrate Earth Day Veganism is more popular than ever. In places all over the world, restaurants include plant-based options into their menus, we can find meat alternatives in our local supermarkets, and documentaries about animal cruelty and climate change are trending on our… Continue Reading…

Visiting Controversial Destinations

Travel is such an enriching experience with new cultures and new lessons to learn about the world and about ourselves at the same time. But as travel begins to slowly open up again, it begs the question, should we be travelling to controversial destinations?  There’s an argument about visiting countries where you don’t agree with… Continue Reading…