Tamara Elliott, AKA Globe Guide: 20 things you might not know about me
In which I declare my undying love for Jack Daniels and the Bachelor franchise, share my secret talents, celeb encounters, fave places and weird pet peeves.
5 life lessons learned through 5 years of blogging
From the importance of diversifying to why relationships are everything, here are five big life lessons I’ve learned thanks to five years of blogging.
The ultimate guide to starting a travel blog like a boss
Everything you need to know about starting a travel blog, including what to know before you launch, branding, networking, and the best equipment and apps.
How to make a travel scrapbook
Call me old fashioned, but I can’t buy into the whole photo book craze. Instead, I scrapbook! Here are some tips for how to make a travel scrapbook.
Globe Guide’s travel bucket list
With so many incredible destinations around the world, and even more things to do and see, it’s truly impossible to experience it all. With that in mind, I’ve made a bucket list of sorts, with the things I simply MUST do while I still can!
Travel talk: The most surprising destinations
Travel writers share which destination surprised them the most—whether in the most wonderfully unexpected way, or because it was a total disaster.
The 10 commandments of airport etiquette
Sometimes it feels like airports are the place that manners go to die, what with all the frazzled travellers and endless delays. With that in mind, the following 10 commandments of airport etiquette would go a long way in making for a better trip—for everyone.
5 reasons why solo travel is the worst
Solo travel isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. From higher expenses to safety concerns, here are just a few of the reasons why I hate travelling alone.
A girl’s guide to surviving a guy trip
Tips for being the lone girl on a guy trip, including how to eat healthier, get in some sightseeing time, and of course- what to prepare yourself for.
Top 10 most ridiculous travel accessories
Some of the travel accessories that are out there aren’t doing people any favours. Here is a look at some of the worst offenders.
Why souvenirs suck
Will you ever wear that cheesy t-shirt again? Or those Aladdin pants you picked up in Turkey? Didn’t think so…
My top 5 travel misadventures
Anyone who has travelled, whether on a weekend getaway or around the world, has likely had at least one trip that didn’t exactly go as planned. I, my friends, have had five—so far.
Bucket list trips and wild encounters: Globe Guide’s 2022 highlights
9 countries, the ultimate bucket list experience, wild animal sightings and celeb encounters are just some of the highlights of Globe Guide’s 2022.
Globe Guide’s top 10 travel moments of 2021
From sleeping in race cars to bringing home a new addition to the family, here are 10 of my favourite travel moments of the year.
Year in review: 20 amazing things that happened in 2020
Being a travel writer in 2020 isn’t all bad! Here’s a look at some of the best things that happened this year, despite everything going on.
Globe Guide’s 2019: Bungee jumps, airstrikes and a big move
If travelling to 14 different countries on four continents in a single year sounds insane, try doing it while rockets are being launched at your hotel.
Globe Guide’s top 18 adventures of 2018
From swimming with whale sharks to glamping on deserted beaches, here are 18 epic adventures I had in 2018 that you can hopefully try next year!
Globe Guide’s 2017: Epic adventures and some seriously deep thoughts
I’m not sure yet if this will go down as a year that will forever define me, but it’s one I’ll definitely never forget.
Globe Guide’s 2016: Karma, a new gig and a whole lot of Canada
From exploring all corners of Canada to sailing the Baltic Sea, here’s a look back at Globe Guide’s eventful 2016!
Globe Guide’s 2015: A year of highs and lows
2015 was a strange year of great accomplishments and travels, mixed in with some bad luck.
Globe Guide’s 2014 travels: A photo journey
I travelled to 10 countries in 2014, and my adventures included a Galapagos Islands cruise, an Indian wedding, Oktoberfest and glamping in Slovenia.
My favourite travel photos of 2013
We’re just about ready to welcome in 2014 (where does the time go?!) and that’s given me a chance to look back on the year that was.