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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CELEBRATING ONE YEAR OF THE EXTREME HOLIDAYS PODCAST! HAPPY FIRST BIRTHDAY TO THE EXTREME HOLIDAYS PODCAST! TO CELEBRATE, TUNE IN TO THIS SHORT, FIVE-MINUTE EPISODE WHERE MY PREVIOUS GUESTS DISCUSS HOW THEY WOULD CHANGE TRAVEL! ALSO LEARN ABOUT SETTING UP A PODCAST AND WHAT IT TOOK TO CREATE THE EXTREME HOLIDAYS PODCAST.

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 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 21 OF MY EXTREME HOLIDAYS PODCAST OUT NOW: BUDDHISM, A BUS CRASH AND THE DALAI LAMA! CAN FAITH GIVE YOU PERSPECTIVE EVEN IN THE MOST EXTREME TRAVEL SITUATIONS?

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 19 OF MY EXTREME HOLIDAYS PODCAST OUT NOW: SAILING THE WORLD! WHAT’S IT LIKE TO EXPLORE THE WORLD ON A YACHT? JOIN ME AND MY GUEST, JUANA FLORES VEGAS, AS WE DISCUSS SAILING THE HIGH SEAS

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 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!