Burmese cat in Burmese cat village, Inle Lake, Myanmar

Visiting the Burmese Cat Village at Inle Lake, Myanmar

Sometimes you assume something about the place you’re going to which turns out not to be true. Travelling to Myanmar for the first time I thought that I would see lots of Burmese cats sunning themselves on windowsills or watching the world go by from their various clever cat vantage points. After all, this isRead More

Country road trips

How to Take a Cat that Hates Cars on a Road Trip

… This content has been created as part of my involvement in Microsoft’s #WorkWonders Program … There’s a reason dogs are the animal you most often see with their smiling faces up against a car window. While there are some cats that love to travel and happily hop into the car, most fall into theRead More

Miss Kitty Fantastico at The Langham Sydney

Miss Kitty Fantastico’s night at The Langham Sydney

“Shall I order us some room service?” It’s the first time I’ve said that to a cat, but then again, it’s the first time I’ve stayed at a five star hotel with one either. I look at Miss Kitty Fantastico’s furry face and as she looks back, purring away happily, I smile. I’ll confess IRead More

Cat Skopelos, Greece

Cats of Skopelos, Greece: Hump Day Happy Snap

Today’s Hump Day Happy Snap is one for the cat lovers amongst us… and for those out there who have ever gone on a holiday to Greece and come back with hundreds of kitty photos.   I have oh so many photos of cats from my most recent trip to Greece… cats on whitewashed streets,Read More

Cinque Terre Italy

Walking the Cinque Terre, Italy

I’ve always had a soft spot for Italy. It was the first country I visited after I moved to the UK, and the first country I travelled through solo. But somehow on my first, second, and third trips to Italy I missed the incredible Cinque Terre. Situated on the Italian Riviera, the Cinque Terre getsRead More

Pet Rescue: Adopting Your Next Top Kitty

A few hours ago, I noticed that a fellow Twitterer was asking people for advice on what kind of cat to get. He was considering either a Russian Blue (which I’ve had in the past) or an Abyssinian (which I was also thinking about getting last year), and I wanted to let him know aboutRead More