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Davenport USA - Hometown Highlights

Davenport USA - Hometown Highlights

April 8, 2020

In this week's Hometown Highlights Megsy is chatting to Samantha who grew up in Davenport Iowa in the United States.

They discuss:

  • Why Davenport is a great place for female travellers to visit? 
  • Must See Attractions In Davenport
  • What are the Must-Try foods in Davenport?
  • And more insider tips from Samantha

Head to https://foodfuntravel.com/gttguests to find out more about Samantha 

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Work Abroad: Freelancing

Work Abroad: Freelancing

March 25, 2020

In this episode, Megsy and Alice continue their work abroad series teaching you about the different jobs you can have that allow you to travel and see the world at the same time! This week it's Freelancing.

In this episode they discuss:

  • What are the different types of freelance jobs
  • Which jobs are easier to get than others
  • And the best places you can find these jobs and apply online

*DISCLAIMER: We realise at the time of release that travel is not possible but many people are seeking remote work opportunities and some of these options might be very interesting to consider. All the best - stay safe and stay home! - Megsy

Self Defence

Self Defence

March 11, 2020

In this episode Megsy and Alice chat about some of the best ways that you can prepare and protect yourself when travelling solo. 

We discuss: 

  • Educating yourself about a place before you travel there
  • Safety devices and apps you can use to stay safe
  • AND the number 1 rule of fight club......DON’T FIGHT. RUN!

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Tbilisi, Georgia - Hometown Highlights

Tbilisi, Georgia - Hometown Highlights

February 26, 2020

In this episode, we are starting a new series where female travellers from all over the globe tell us about their hometowns and why it's such a great place for female travellers to visit. We want to inspire you through their passion for their hometowns to explore places that perhaps you'd never thought of visiting and to discover these cities from a locals perspective. 

First Hometown: Tbilisi - The Republic of Georgia (Europe) 

Megsy sits down with her good friend Kelly to discuss why they love living in Tbilisi.

They Discuss:

  • Why it's such a great place for female travellers to visit?
  • 3 Must See Attractions in Tbilisi
  • Food!!! What to Eat
  • and our insiders' tips to getting the very best out of the city

 

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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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