Hello world!

ellieanywhere.com goes live!

Hello, my name is Ellie, and I’ve been living a double life. By day I’m a diligent, 9-to-5 office worker. But at night I transform into a different me. I let my fantasies of wandering away from the humdrum of daily life run wild and write about the world. About travelling it, diving into it, climbing it and trying to understand it. After months of this Clark Kent style existence, I’m donning the cape good and proper and letting the fantasies become a reality. I found the perfect dive centre to train for my Divemaster with. I booked a one-way ticket to Central America. I handed in my notice for my very adequate desk job. I sold my house. And I started a blog.
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I’m spoiled…

27 countries visited and I haven't even started travelling - apparently

When it comes to seeing the world, I have it pretty good. I live on an island that is perfectly positioned to visit the many and varied delights that Europe has to offer. I’ve also benefited from the luxury of living abroad as a child. Born in Canada, we moved back to England, via Germany, in time for me to start school. Then England, then Germany, the England again. This yo-yoing between countries meant that I not only experienced different cultures first-hand, but that a whole new range of holiday destinations was opened up to us. Hawaii, Mexico and the Rockies before I could walk or talk? You could say I was born to travel.
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