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Running 30 Marathons Before Turning 30 w/ Liz Warner

Running 30 Marathons Before Turning 30 w/ Liz Warner

February 19, 2020
Today Megsy is chatting to Liz Warner a runner and philanthropist who is taking on the worlds most challenging marathons before she turns 30. What’s more, Liz is set to raise over $100k for women focused organisations in 20 of the destinations she visits. 
 
In this episode we discuss:
  • Why Liz chose to complete 30 marathnos before she turned 30
  • Some of the amazing women she has met along the way
  • The most surprising country she has visited to date
  • And the greatest thing Liz has learnt about herself and the world by taking on this challenge

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Tips For Conquering Solo Travel As A Black Woman

Tips For Conquering Solo Travel As A Black Woman

February 12, 2020
In this episode Megsy chats with Efia from Effy Talks Life about solo travel as a black woman. 
 
They discuss: 
  • Effy's motivations and inspirations to travel
  • some of the biggest issues she's encountered as a solo female traveller
  • and some of Effy's top tips to help other black female travellers travel the world with ease

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How to Take Good Pictures of Yourself When Travelling Solo

How to Take Good Pictures of Yourself When Travelling Solo

February 5, 2020

In this episode Megsy and Alice are answering a listeners question about taking great photos when travelling solo.

They Discuss: 

  • Tips for taking photos on the road all by yourself
  • Learning to not be embarrassed and get the photo you want
  • Why selfie sticks are still totally cool!
  • Some amazing apps to professionally edit your pics while on the go

Head to foodfuntravel.com/gttresources for links to all of the gear mentioned in today's episode and discover our favourite travel accessories. 

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How To Be More Assertive When You Travel

How To Be More Assertive When You Travel

January 29, 2020

In this episode Megsy and Alice discuss how to be assertive in your travels.

They talk about: 

  • What is assertiveness?
  • The difference between passive, aggressive and assertive behaviours
  • How to know your needs, boundaries and put yourself first 
  • And 3 techniques to start using today to be more assertive in your everyday life

 

Travel Gifts For Women

Travel Gifts For Women

November 27, 2019

In this episode, we are talking about the best gifts for travelling women. We discuss some of the gifts that are not only cool but useful for women who travel but also great gifts that we need but rarely ever get for ourselves. Make sure the travelling lady in your life has the best and most useful travel gifts for Christmas 2019. 

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Get our FULL Gift Guide featuring everything mentioned in this episode here: https://foodfuntravel.com/travelgiftsforwomen

OR check out our ultimate female travel resources list here: https://foodfuntravel.com/gttresources/

Learning A New Language

Learning A New Language

November 20, 2019

In this episode, Megsy & Alice are talking about the best ways to tackle learning a new language. They discuss their favourite apps and online programs, how to make new friends around the world by learning a language and find out the way Megsy knows she’s nailed a new language abroad. 

 

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Hostels

Hostels

November 13, 2019

In this episode, we are chatting about what it’s like staying in a hostel. We talk about dorm room etiquette, what are some of the best and worst things about staying in a hostel, and what’s in our ultimate hostel survival kit. 

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Retox Budapest Hostel
Sir Toby’s Prague 
Travel Tattoos

Travel Tattoos

November 6, 2019

In this episode, we are chatting about some of the things you need to know when considering getting a tattoo while travelling. We discuss the pros and cons of getting a travel tat, things you need to look out for, and Alice tells us what it was like to get a Sak Yant Tattoo in Thailand.

 

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Working On Cruise Ships

Working On Cruise Ships

October 30, 2019

In this episode, we will be discussing another way that you can make money and see the world…by working on a cruise ship. We discuss what sorts of jobs are available, the pros and cons of working on ships and is it worth travelling the world this way?

 

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How To Use a Squat Toilet

How To Use a Squat Toilet

October 23, 2019

In this episode, we are talking about what to do when nature calls and you find yourself in a place without western toilets. That’s right we are giving the goss on how to use the infamous squat toilet!

 

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