Category Archives: 40 Before 40 – Travel

Go to the airport and take the next flight

This is part of my 40 Before 40 Challenge.

This is a fun one, no preparation required.

I’m not actually sure how you go about buying tickets at an airport, never mind to an unspecified destination, but my sister did it as part of her 30 Before 30 list so it must be possible (she ended up flying first class to Bulgaria).

I’ve not decided what conditions to put on this challenge yet, such as cost and length of flight (I don’t want to fly to Australia for a weekend!) or whether I should limit it to places I’ve never visited before (probably not).

I might even add in some Yes Man type stuff where I just go along with whatever people suggest I should do when I get there.


Visit a country for every letter of the alphabet

This is part of my 40 Before 40 Challenge.

This is travelling with a twist and was inspired by one of the tutors on my CELTA course. Her English teaching had taken all over the globe, so she had completed this apart from (I think) the letter Q.

So in order for me to complete this challenge, these are the remaining letters and the available countries for me to tick off: Continue reading