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Travel Diary

It’s Been A While, But I’m Back

So ‘a while’ is a bit of an understatement, it’s more like 14 months to be precise. Yup, it’s been a year and a bit since my last post and you’re probably wondering...

Budget Europe

45 Free Things To Do In Amsterdam

Europe can be quite an expensive place to travel to, but don’t let that put you off when you decide to come roaming around the continent. There’s plenty of ways you can travel around...

Inspiration

Why You Need To Keep A Travel Diary

After living a life of little adventure and wanting to seek more from the world, Walter Mitty heads out into the unknown to find his nomadic photographer friend. When clearing out his belongings, he...

Europe Travel Diary

My Trip To Amsterdam: In Photos

Within 2 days I managed to take over 400 photos – which is quite a feat for me I must admit! Think I got a bit snap happy… AND there was just too many nice things to take photos...

Europe Vegan/Vegetarian

How To Eat Vegan In Amsterdam

So when I took my recent trip to Amsterdam early last week, one of my worries was that it was my first time travelling solo – something I covered in my previous blog post. But I also had one...

Europe Travel Diary

Spending 48 Hours In Amsterdam

I’m back!! I got back late last night from the Dutch capital and all I can say is…. WOW! Amsterdam is such a great city and definitely has a well defined character with it’s many...

Inspiration

15 Of The Most Colourful Places On Earth

The world is full of great wonders and some of these wonders are colourful, VERY colourful in fact. It’s hard to believe that they actually exist, but they do and they’re located all over...

Travel Diary

My Travel Plans For The Next Year

I think it’s about time that I share with all of you exactly what my travel plans are for the next year – giving you an idea of what you can expect from this blog in the upcoming...

Budget Europe

The Top 5 Free Things To Do In Paris

Last week I wrote a post called 34 Free Things To Do In Paris. But, I would like to make it a tradition here on The Butterfly Traveller to write a separate post, highlighting the top things that I...

Inspiration

How To Say YES In 70 Languages

As a follow on from my last post – So many travel books, so little travelling, where I said that saying YES to more things in life would help you to achieve more of what you want to achieve...

Budget Europe

34 Free Things To Do In Paris

There are hundreds of things to do in Paris, maybe even thousands, so it’s not a surprise that some of these things can be done for free. If you are a budget traveller, then you will be happy...

Europe Travel Diary

A Day Trip To London (In Pictures)

Last Saturday I visited London to meet up with a friend from uni. We decided to be typical tourists and pack as much as we could into one day – making sure we visited some (because all would be...

Adventure

8 Most Dangerous Walks In The World

Are you a bit of a daredevil? Fancy doing something a little out of your comfort zone? Then these ‘most dangerous walks’ could be the thing for you. Don’t underestimate the easiness...

Budget

The Top Ways To Save Money For Travel

At this current moment, I am not actually travelling (sad face). I am, however, scrimping and saving to the best of my ability in order to head out into the horizon and travel for a long period of...

Geology

10 Of The Most Unique Volcanoes On Earth

Volcanoes – one of the most destructive naturally-made features that exist. Despite the devastation they can bring, they are also fascinating – to know how they work, providing...

Blog Advice

36 Travel Blog Post Ideas

It’s happened. I logged into my computer today with every intention of writing another blog post for you all, but I hit something known commonly as writer’s block. After much frustration...

Budget Europe

The Top 14 Free Things To Do In London

About a few weeks ago, I wrote a post: 112 free things to do in London. However, I realised 112 is quite a lot of things to do and you may not have enough time to fit everything in. So, I’ve...

About Me

20 Facts About Me

1. I am currently 21 years old 2. I have lived and currently live in a small town in Essex, England 3. I have a passion for travel, one of my main passions in life. Thus, I have created this space on...

Budget Europe

112 Free Things To Do In London

There are hundreds of great things to do in London. But, if you are on a bit of a budget and can’t afford everything this city has to offer, then have no fear! There are loads of things that...

Geology

25 Geological Wonders You Didn’t Know About

When it comes to geology, I am absolutely fascinated. Especially when it comes to geological wonders around the world, such as the Grand Canyon, any type of volcano, the Great Barrier Reef, etc. But...

About Me

The First Blog Post

Before I delve into the world of travel blogging, I would just like to take this time and make the first blog post on this site, introducing myself to you. Hello, my name is Michaela Willsher and...