RUTH MILLINGTON

AWARD-WINNING AUTHOR & TRAVEL WRITER, PODCASTER & ADVENTURE TRAVELLER

FEBRUARY 2023 NEWSLETTER It’s been a while since I wrote about what has been happening with my writing career. Despite my Extreme Holidays Podcast going very well, other aspects of my writing career stalled. 2022 was the year I started sketching an outline for a novel called ‘How to Kill Your Literary Agent’. It was …

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SEASON 3 OF MY EXTREME HOLIDAYS PODCAST IS RETURNING THIS MONTH! Season 3 of my Extreme Holidays Podcast is returning shortly.  Listen to the YouTube trailer below to find out about more upcoming, exciting and life-changing travel stories! You can also hear about our special Christmas Appeal for Juana Flores Vegas who was my guest …

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EPISODE 22 OF MY EXTREME HOLIDAYS PODCAST OUT NOW: MY LIFE AS AN EXPAT CHILD! WHAT’S IT LIKE TO BE AN EXPAT CHILD? THEY SAY CHILDREN CAN EASILY ADAPT BUT IS IT ALWAYS THE CASE EVEN WHEN LIVING ABROAD? 

EPISODE 18 OF MY EXTREME HOLIDAYS PODCAST OUT NOW: WORKING WITH THE KAREN, MAE LA REFUGEE CAMP! Even though Kimberly’s life was threatened twice, she still remained determined to help: It made me realise that I want to make a difference in people’s lives….The mere fact that I have a country that recognises me as …

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EPISODE 17 OF MY EXTREME HOLIDAYS PODCAST OUT NOW: A YEAR TRAVELLING WITH KIDS! IMAGINE QUITTING YOUR SECURE JOB RIGHT BEFORE A RECESSION TO BACKPACK AROUND THE WORLD FOR A YEAR WITH AN 8 AND 10 YEAR OLD. WHAT WOULD IT BE LIKE TO BE THAT PARENT, LET ALONE THAT CHILD?

EPISODE 7 OF MY EXTREME HOLIDAYS PODCAST OUT NOW – EVEREST BASECAMP ON ROYAL ENFIELD MOTORBIKES! COME TAKE A RIDE ON THIS FASCINATING MOTORCYCLE JOURNEY TO ONE OF THE HARSHEST PLACES ON EARTH!!

CHINA 2001: BUSES, BREASTS AND LǍOWÀI What a difference twenty years makes. I took this photograph whilst on a bus somewhere between Beijing and Xi’an in 2001. I can’t remember the exact place to be honest as I had been distracted that morning by a chicken sitting on my lap.  It was well behaved despite being …

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