RUTH MILLINGTON

AWARD-WINNING WRITER, PODCASTER & ADVENTURE TRAVELLER

ONE MONTH IN COLOMBIA!   As I type this, I have literary just arrived at my hotel in Bogota and I’m exhausted! Actually, I’m more than exhausted. I can’t see straight so excuse the short blog. As an extreme solo traveller, I’m so excited to be back on the road after the pandemic. This is …

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EPISODE 23 OF MY EXTREME HOLIDAYS PODCAST OUT NOW: CYCLING SOLO FROM DJIBOUTI TO CLIMB MOUNT KILIMANJARO! WHAT DOES IT TAKE TO FULFIL YOUR DREAM OF TRAVELLING FROM THE LOWEST TO THE HIGHEST POINT IN AFRICA? 

EPISODE 20 OF MY EXTREME HOLIDAYS PODCAST OUT NOW: BLOGGING FROM PARADISE! How can travel change your life and shape your career? Learn how to become a successful blogger with my guest, Ryan Biddulph: More than anything it was the fact that my life in New Jersey, for me, was survival mode.  So I wasn’t really …

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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?

MY INTERVIEW WITH HELPYOUFIND.ME Contrary to myth, I have come across many more solo women travelers than men. Generally, I find men travel with friends or their partners. Ruth Millington It was a pleasure (and such fun!) speaking to HelpYouFind.Me about my greatest love: travel! You can learn about the benefits and challenges of solo …

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EPISODE 16 OF MY EXTREME HOLIDAYS PODCAST OUT NOW: EPIC BICYCLE TRIPS – PAKISTAN TO TIBET’S MOUNT KAILASH! COME FOR A SPIN WITH ME AND MY GUEST, GRAYDON HAZENBURG, ON THIS FASCINATING BICYCLE TRIP ACROSS THE ROOF OF THE WORLD!

Page Turner Awards 2022 Is On The Lookout for Diverse Travel Stories! I’m a judge for the 2022 Page Turner Awards. Please do send in your travel stories. Further details about the competition and how to enter are below: Writing Contest Endorsed By Hollywood Celebrity Looking For Diverse Travel Stories From All Cultures Page Turner …

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2022 JANUARY NEWS! A Happy New Year 2022 to your all! I hope you had a relaxing time over the festivities and feeling positive about the start of 2022. I took time out myself to recharge my batteries. I’m feeling much better now and it’s full steam ahead!

EPISODE 10: 2022 NEW YEAR MESSAGE! CLICK ON BELOW TO LISTEN IN TO EPISODE 10: 2022 NEW YEAR MESSAGE! 🎧  https://ruthmillingtonsextremeholidayspodcast.buzzsprout.com A Happy New Year 2022 from me and the Extreme Holidays Podcast! I recently received some heart-breaking news about a friend’s daughter which inspired me to create this New Year message. It’s been a …

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10ADVENTURES PODCAST It was a real pleasure chatting with 10 Adventures founder, Richard Campbell, and co-host Karin Campbell, on the 10Adventures Podcast about my solo travels, my lifestyle choices, surviving the Bam earthquake, PSTD and my motivation to help the children orphaned in the Bam earthquake.