501 Not Out: Football Nomad On Tour. My Story Attending Over 500 Matches Around the World.

09/21/2017 08:38:49 AM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel I did an unintentional “Brian Lara”. 501 NOT OUT OK it’s a milestone but when you get to the facts, it’s nothing special. Here’s why – I have to be honest here and admit that ...

Tuesdays’ Travel Tips: Saving Money By Booking Hotels On Agoda

09/19/2017 01:42:49 AM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel Having travelled the world far and wide for the last 14 years, I am now bringing my readers some good discounts and ways to save money as you start your journeys, now mine has been stalled ...

First Time Cruising – Three Great Options To Try

09/15/2017 02:29:13 AM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel Cruising can be an excellent option, if you want the best of both worlds; an excellent place to stay and the chance to see different locations, along the way. If you are thinking of trying ...

An Outback Road Trip – How to Survive

09/13/2017 09:59:12 AM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel The Australian outback is an awe inspiring place, but it should not be taken lightly. You will encounter vast expanses of fairly desolate land. You may also come into contact with some ...

Backpacking in Królestwo Dreamlandu: The Obscure Polish Micronation

09/08/2017 08:18:34 AM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel My 2016 travels took me to the Polish seaside port of Gdynia and later, through a travel friend, Karolina, to Tczew. I toured Gdynia because I was reviewing a cool food tour for Eat Polska, ...

Five Countries I Was So Close To, Yet Never Backpacked

08/31/2017 11:10:31 AM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel “You’ve got a feeling lost inside, it just won’t let you go” – Noel Gallagher. Our journey takes us to many countries and to the edge of those countries, there are borders where ...

Don’t Stop Living 10 Years On. Staying in Poland. BUT Where To Travel To Next?

08/30/2017 16:20:02 PM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel “Give me just a smile and would you make it snappy, get your sh*t together girl” – Noel Gallagher. When you have visited 154 countries, disputed or not, it can be hard to decide where ...

8 Space-Saving Packing Techniques For Travellers

08/30/2017 06:47:34 AM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel No matter how often you travel, how many countries you backpack, what your purpose is, or where your journey takes you, finding more space in your suitcase is important.  Instead of buying ...

Touring New York City: 5 Central Park Landmarks You Need To See

08/29/2017 17:10:02 PM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel New York’s Central Park is world famous for its beauty and diversity of landmarks. It has beautiful places to visit, an infinite amount of activities to partake in, and lots of intriguing ...

The Best Way to Board Your Pets While You’re Traveling

08/29/2017 16:48:25 PM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel While you’re booking travel arrangements for your next big adventure, there’s also that nagging question about what to do with your pet family at home, you might have read recently ...

How Did Cape Town become the Best African Travel Destination? Find Out!

08/29/2017 16:29:42 PM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel I have had four ventures into Africa so far in life, each time smuggling at least a brace of countries into my backpack, my first ever African country, was actually South Africa…Cape ...

Using Fotor to Edit Your Travel Photos

08/28/2017 16:36:29 PM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel I checked my hard drive recently, and tried my best to compile all my photos and videos from my journeys into albums on there, it takes a lot of organisation. I will never be able to count, ...

Don’t Stop Living is 10 Years Old Today: My Thoughts On Sharing a Third of My Life With The World

08/26/2017 14:48:06 PM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel “As the day was dawning, my plane flew away. With all the things caught in my mind” – Noel Gallagher. Don’t Stop Living is officially 10 years old today. Timewise, that’s almost ...

World Travellers: Steph from Big World Small Pockets

08/22/2017 08:45:29 AM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel The latest in my World Travellers series is Steph from Big World Small Pockets. I was quite intrigued to have Steph in the series, as not only did Steph feature my story on her site, but ...

Tuesday’s Travel Essentials: Testing the Pepo App

08/22/2017 01:30:06 AM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel Recently I came across a new app called Pepo. After testing it for a while, I would like to introduce it to you today on Tuesday’s Travel Essentials. I found the Pepo app through its ...

Sunday Disillusion: The Nice People Lose in Life – Suicide, Death, Liars, GuruGods

08/20/2017 06:46:21 AM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel “Life lies a slow suicide” – Richey James Edwards. Everyday I waken up and want to die. Life has been like this for 14 months or so now and nothing helps – drugs, pills, visiting ...

Disturbia in Serbia: Backpacking Belgrade, No Red Star Delight

08/17/2017 03:39:11 AM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel “Where are you when the sun goes down, you’re so far away from me” – Dire Straits. Disturbia: Backpacking in Red Star Belgrade, Serbia. A country which offered me a hat trick of ...

Tuesday’s Travel Essentials: Using the Excellent Pepo App on Your Travels

08/15/2017 01:30:06 AM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel Recently I came across an excellent new app called Pepo so today on Tuesday’s Travel Essentials, I introduce you to it. The website and app can be found here: https://pepo.com/ Some of ...

World Travellers: Randy Williams AKA Ramblin’ Randy

08/13/2017 14:35:26 PM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel World Travellers makes a welcome return tonight, now that Don’t Stop Living has arrived back on the travel blogging scene in time for the website’s ten year anniversary and there could ...

My Stay at the Hotel Ibis Centrum, Krakow, Poland

08/11/2017 10:38:47 AM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel It is always an emotional return for me to cities I backpacked through before I started my new life in Poland. As a tourist, I visited Poland 4 times before moving here in 2016. One of ...

Backpacking in Nedland: I Am The Country of Nedland’s Official Consul-General to Northern Ireland

08/07/2017 13:30:14 PM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel On my travels I have an absolute obsession for visiting new countries and even better, countries that most don’t recognise or that people think don’t exist! This will be obvious from ...

Tuesday’s Travel Essentials: Using Lonely Planet Guides on Your Travels

08/07/2017 11:48:56 AM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel If you have followed my journey the last 10 years on here, you will know that I love to be the tourist, every day of my life. I am a very spontaneous tourist who ventures anywhere and ...

Backpacking in Narnia: Crossing From Belfast, Northern Ireland into This Magical Land

08/07/2017 04:40:53 AM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel The latest wacaday country adventure for my backpack was a return to the land of Narnia, a real country for sure and another interesting one, on what has now ridiculously become a 151 country ...

My Travel Target: To Visit 200 Countries Before I am 40

08/04/2017 14:29:06 PM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel This is a huge post, a crazy mission and one of the most ridiculous things I have ever written on here or on anywhere else, but here goes. The more I cover my depression, suicide, honesty ...

40 Most Unusual or Obscure Countries I Have Visited

08/03/2017 13:48:08 PM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel If you have followed the blog for what is now 10 years, you might be aware I have a passion for the obscure and absurd. Backpacking places like Rome, Paris and New York just didn’t excite ...

Introducing My New Blog: Northern Irishman in Poland, Po?nocny Irlandcyzk w Polsce

08/02/2017 14:38:06 PM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel Life changed for me and I introduce something new today. This blog might give advice on visas and tourist tips, but basically it is me telling my life story. There has been a progression ...

Limited Edition: Don’t Stop Living Returns For One Month – August 2017

08/01/2017 15:27:35 PM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel Realistically this blog ended 12 months ago. Depression hit me hard and deep and I have been suicidal every day since. Life has been tough, hard to explain to others. Nothing worked. M ...

The Latest Saga on my TWO Books: “1 – Backpacking Centurion” and “2 – Seek Well”

07/31/2017 17:10:46 PM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel ** This post is dedicated to Lance Queens, a friend I met only a few times in life but a man who spoke his mind, respected me, gave me support in depression, and every second of his life ...

Our Family Dog: Rocky and His New Pure Dog Food, Perfect for Picky and Sensitive Dogs

07/28/2017 04:14:37 AM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel Sometimes, I need to take a break from travel completely and I guess I generally do that on my trips home to Northern Ireland, despite my 2014 Northern Ireland tour. When I return to my ...

Wander Free in the Wild, in the Heart of London!

07/27/2017 08:02:24 AM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel   “Look deeply into nature and you will understand everything better.” ~ Albert Einstein. Even Einstein, a man of science and reason, believed in the ‘magic’ of nature and you ...

5 Beach Destinations for Hen & Stag Weekends in Europe

07/26/2017 07:57:23 AM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel When it comes to the Hen or Stag do everyone wants it to be a the one to remember, and with that in mind, choosing the ideal location for the big weekend is one of the most important decisions ...

The Best UK Luxury Holiday Rentals

07/24/2017 06:47:55 AM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel   There’s nothing quite like a long weekend away to put your feet up, basque in the beauty of nature, turn off your technology and create lasting memories in the cosiness of a countryside ...

Plan A Trip Within Your Budget And Keep Yourself Financially Safe

07/12/2017 13:00:55 PM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel Dreaming about a trip to London while you can only afford a trip to Dubai is not a wise thing to do. People love to visit new and exotic places and try to go to renowned places to experience ...

Do Not Spend Carelessly And Fall In Debt While Travelling

07/11/2017 13:04:03 PM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel A well planned trip is the one where the responsible person of the family makes pre- bookings and makes a budget on how much the family can spend on the trip which includes in a list of ...

Travelling With Debt Stress In Mind Is Not Good

07/10/2017 13:04:34 PM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel Stress of any sort is not good for the human body and brain. Stress is one of the major reason behind various physical and mental health issues. People often try to find out the faults ...

Tips For Saving Money For Your Dream Vacation

06/09/2017 11:38:45 AM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel The entire world can be a fun and exciting place. While most people won’t ever get to experience traveling abroad or even flying, you can make your dream trip a reality with a little ...

Tips For Saving Money For Your Dream Vacation And Avoiding The Dirtiest Hotel In San Jose

06/09/2017 11:38:45 AM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel The entire world can be a fun and exciting place. While most people won’t ever get to experience traveling abroad or even flying, you can make your dream trip a reality with a little ...

Tips For Avoiding Food Poisoning When Traveling Abroad

06/09/2017 11:01:16 AM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel Just the thought of traveling to a new country, is extremely exciting, but all travelers need to consider the dangers of traveling abroad. While many other countries are extremely safe ...

Tips For Avoiding Food Poisoning When Traveling To A Yassou Greek Restaurant In Las Vegas And Beyond

06/09/2017 11:01:16 AM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel Just the thought of traveling to a new country, is extremely exciting, but all travelers need to consider the dangers of traveling abroad. While many other countries are extremely safe ...

Troubles and Benefits of the Long Running Journeys

05/24/2017 09:46:45 AM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel Troubles and benefits of the long running journeys Abandoning the everyday life in your native country and rushing to the trip around the world with all your savings must be a cherished ...

Tips on How to Find The Best Hotels

05/10/2017 13:21:18 PM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel You want to book a 5-star resort, but don’t want to overpay. Or you want to stay in the perfect hotel, based upon the activities you want to do, and distance from places you want to visit ...

Tourism in the USA at Jackson Hole and My New Found Luxury

05/06/2017 20:27:52 PM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel As a once budget backpacker looking for the cheapest, dingiest hostel of all time and the cheapest meal, I realised through my struggles with depression that health comes first now. These ...

Backpacking in Japan: 3 Things You Must Do in Tokyo in 2017

04/26/2017 09:47:45 AM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel Tokyo, Japan boasts an impressive reputation as being one of the biggest, brightest, and busiest cities in the world. Who could blame them, with 24.3 million unique visitors in 2016 alone, ...

Finding the Best Skiing Conditions in Japan

04/21/2017 03:14:36 AM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel An amazing trail of deep powder snow is a ski junkie’s ultimate dream. However, finding the best snow condition could be challenge, especially if you are dead serious about skiing. F ...

Modern Meets Tradition: Dhow Cruise Dubai, United Arab Emirates

04/18/2017 12:44:50 PM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel Dubai is a dream holiday destination of many people from across the globe. The astounding megacity has so much to offer to the visitors as well as the residents that one cannot resist. ...

Taking a Fashion Tour of Iceland

04/17/2017 14:08:21 PM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel Iceland has long had a reputation for eccentricity, quirkiness and not really giving a damn what anyone else thinks is trendy. Remember the pink pants episode and the willy exposure? Reykjavik ...

5 Ways Entrepreneurs Can Stay Productive on an Airplane

04/14/2017 07:03:40 AM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel Some of you might have to regularly catch flights for business trips. This would mean that you will have actually very little time left on your hands between two trips to unwind yourself ...

Studying a Language Abroad with ESL – Language Travel

04/11/2017 04:53:00 AM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel Learning a language abroad is an amazing experience and one I have indulged in so many times. These days, it has become much easier. Those based in the UK, try the ESL website for some ...

Make Your Plans to Visit the Top North American Cities

04/06/2017 13:36:52 PM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel   You don’t need to travel overseas to see some of the best places in the world. Right here in the United States, you can find some of the best cities on the globe. If you are feeling ...

My Birthday Stay at the Kaiser Hotel, Ulaan Baatar, Mongolia

04/06/2017 09:05:40 AM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel My arrival into Ulaan Baatar in March 2017 in time to “celebrate” my birthday here in a new city and a new country is the biggest surprise in my travel life since my Afghanistan tour ...

Baatpacking in Mongolia: Exploring the Red Hero, Ulaan Baatar

04/03/2017 14:04:07 PM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel “Longing for, it’s been a long time longing for To carry the sky away” – Manic Street Preachers. Dinosaurs chased me down the alleyway asking Lenin what drugs I was on. My heart ...

Backpacking in Herzegovina: My Stay at Hostel Dada, Mostar

04/01/2017 17:53:51 PM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel “I’ll see you in Mostar” – Ian Brown. Arrival into Herzegovina was nothing short of sensational in what was a tattered and torn year in this travel life, this travel blog, the story ...

Renting isn’t settling, it’s a long term investment

03/29/2017 10:46:23 AM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel There are some essential questions that everyone asks themselves at one point or another. There are the more regular ones like “what should I wear today” and there are the ones that ...

5 Exciting Four Wheel Drive Only Road Trips in Australia

03/28/2017 23:27:52 PM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel If you are planning an adventurous outback holiday in Australia, then plan a road trip to one of these 5 four wheel only destinations. If the idea of a rugged outback holiday is exciting ...

10 important things expats need to know about healthcare in South Africa

03/13/2017 11:17:52 AM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel With a beautifully warm climate, stunning beaches, strong sense of culture, and low cost of living, it is no surprise that the Republic of South Africa is a popular choice for UK and US ...

Reminiscing the USA: My Time in Florida

03/06/2017 10:07:27 AM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel Long before I was backpacking, I had some family adventures in the USA. They are so untypical of my travels, that I never wrote about them. Can you believe I once toured Walt Disney World, ...

Best Antarctic Trips of 2017

03/04/2017 08:06:47 AM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel Antarctica is big. Like, really big. Spread out over 14 million km2, it’s bigger than Mexico and the U.S. combined. That means there’s no way you’re going to be able to take in all ...

Top Things to do in London in the winter

02/15/2017 08:39:11 AM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel Standing on the banks of the River Thames, London is a city that tends to be warmer and see less snow, rain and freezing temperatures than many other parts of the country. However, it can ...

Must Watch Sports Events in London in 2017

02/15/2017 08:20:35 AM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel London sits atop the rankings of three major independent indices, as the world’s leading destination for sporting events. The city has an unparalleled range of world class facilities ...

Gordon Goodjob Gets Involved in Other People’s Issues

02/11/2017 09:43:51 AM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel As well as liars, fakes and killers, I can now add stalkers and interferers to my list of people I don’t want to be associated with. This week, on Tuesday I was happy again in life and ...

AN APOLOGY, an HONEST UPDATE and my CHARITY news!!

02/10/2017 03:30:00 AM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel AN APOLOGY, an HONEST UPDATE and my CHARITY news!! Firstly, I come from an honest family. If I make a mistake in life, do something morally wrong or tell lies, I will always later admit ...

Public Apology to John Ward, Ola Mueller and Karolina Kokosz

02/09/2017 14:53:23 PM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel “I’m sorry” – Jonny Blair, 2017 I have mentioned on the now un-used Don’t Stop Living Facebook Page that I have apologised for my behaviour to Ola Mueller and Karolina Kokosz. ...

Public Apology to Gordon Goodboy, Ola Mueller and Karolina Kokosz

02/09/2017 14:53:23 PM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel “I’m sorry” – Jonny Blair, 2017 I have mentioned on the now un-used Don’t Stop Living Facebook Page that I have apologised for my behaviour to Ola Mueller and Karolina Kokosz. ...

Word for Word email with Johnny Ward: APOLOGISE AND STAY OUT OF MY LIFE YOU IDIOT

02/09/2017 03:12:46 AM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel Serial Stalker Johnny Ward starting phoning my friends (former or current – irrelevant – these are my friends, not his) Karolina, Ola, Magda and Kasia pretending to care – he did ...

The End of Don’t Stop Living. The Best of Don’t Stop Living. Thank you, Everyone.

12/31/2016 07:38:59 AM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel (from a Northern Irishman’s heart, 31st December 2016) “Tell me a story where we all change. And we’ll live our lives together and not estranged. I didn’t lose my mind; it was mine ...

Ola Mueller from Kokoszkowy, PLEASE PLEASE Apologise For Your Lies At Christmas Time

12/21/2016 15:35:50 PM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel This blog might be finished and it’s been the worst 6 months of my life, but I got a 50% boost last weekend with 1 out of 2 of the girls to blame finally giving me an answer that made ...

Fake Apology From Ola Mueller, The Girl Who Caused My Depression

12/13/2016 12:20:17 PM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel Another attempt for me to escape the severe depression which should really have caused my suicide. I’m too strong, that I have survived. But sadly, the game is up for this blog and most ...

It’s Over. The End of Don’t Stop Living.

12/13/2016 06:38:05 AM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel There is nothing really more to say. I have 1 or 2 articles almost finished that I will publish and that is it. It’s over. Don’t Stop Living began in 2007 as a passionate real life ...

Backpacking in Warsaw, Poland: My Stay at the Famous Oki Doki Hostel

12/12/2016 06:50:25 AM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel Readers of my blog will be extremely surprised to hear that I didn’t stay in a hostel in Warsaw until November 2016. It was my fourth visit to the city (fifth if you count a train change) ...

Getting Naked Again: Nude Yoga With Veronika in London, England

12/10/2016 14:56:40 PM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel There are many ways to deal with depression and fear. So many people that contacted me suggested yoga and meditation in the last 6 months as I have been battling depression and suicidal ...

Backpacking in Sarajevo, Bosnia: Visiting The Museum of Crimes Against Humanity and Genocide 1992 – 1995

12/08/2016 05:08:17 AM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel Peace and love continue to dominate proceedings on my travels. Fuelled by the horrors of war and hate. How can people be so nasty? I will never know and these are the people I now avoid ...

My Winter Stay at the Ibis Warszawa Centrum Hotel, Poland

12/06/2016 07:59:11 AM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel My return to the gaping Polish capital city of Warsaw in December 2016 saw me reunited with one of my most visited cities (visit number 6) and with a stay in one of my favourite hotel brands ...

Make your Skiing Holiday in the Alps a Smooth Affair with Ski Transport Services

12/06/2016 04:31:08 AM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel For any adventure loving tourist, a skiing vacation in the Alps range is like a dream coming true. Nowadays, a number of tour operators offer Alps vacation packages and with a little searching, ...

World Travellers: Ali and Lubaina from Lubuzine

12/01/2016 09:52:51 AM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel It has been a while since I have done a World Travellers on here, my depression and suicide bid have really affected the blogs and I make no apologies for it. However, it is good that Ali ...

Thirsty Thursdays: Top 10 Bars in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan

11/09/2016 10:38:16 AM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel This is long overdue and one of about 1,000 articles that I started and never finished. On my ongoing writing about my base in early 2016, Bishkek, it’s time to explore the pubs and bars ...

Backpacking in Georgia: The Gergeti Glacier Hike

11/03/2016 10:38:54 AM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel Georgia is a backpackers dream and should be on your list before you venture to places like Germany and Thailand. Hindsight is wonderful thing – I did the same as everyone else and only ...

Backpacking in Thailand: Chao Phraya River Cruise, Bangkok

11/02/2016 09:24:53 AM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel I don’t write about Thailand much, it bored the living daylights out of me, but it seems to be on everyone’s travel list and I started this article about 5 years ago and never fini ...

Bidvine: Excellent Service For Finding Local Professionals in London, England

11/01/2016 08:42:18 AM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel As my journey continues, health becomes a priority. My struggles have been well documented by now on my Facebook Page and in my recent depression posts. It’s not quite the time to go ...

Thank You For the Support During My Depression, No Thanks to the Stupid Ones

10/26/2016 17:23:57 PM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel “Suicide is painless, it brings on many changes” – Johnny Mandel. First of all, thank you to anyone who didn’t want me to die. It’s as blunt a message as that. Than

Touring the Horrific Nazi German Concentration Camp at Stutthof, Poland

10/25/2016 17:42:50 PM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel “It’s written in the starlight and every line on your palm. We’re fools to wage war on our brothers in arms” – Mark Knopfler. Things have been grim recently in my l

My Relaxing Stay at the Hotel Zawisza in Bydgoszcz, Poland

10/24/2016 10:07:11 AM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel It’s time to give another hotel review, and yet again in Poland, the latest base on my journey. You might remember how I ranked Poland in my top 11 countries from a 120+ country journey ...

Backpacking in Poland: Top 19 Sights in Bydgoszcz

10/23/2016 10:02:08 AM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel “But now unforgiven, the everlasting, everlasting” – Nicky Wire. I’m back, yes it is a return blog post for the first time in 4 weeks, my longest ever break from writing

My Wonderful Stay at the Hotel Parkowy in Malbork, Poland

09/24/2016 13:09:34 PM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel While trying to take a break from long term travel and settle down in Poland, the option of a few days in Malbork came up, as well as a visit to the town of Elbląg and a tour to the horrific ...

Touring Westerplatte in Gdańsk, Poland: The Place Where World War II Began

09/20/2016 14:53:01 PM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel “Nigdy więcej wojny / Never More War” – Westerplatte, Poland. It was another poignant journey for me as I headed to Westerplatte – the peninsula in  Gdańsk, Poland whe

Studying Saturdays: “Backpacking Centurion” In The Grammarian, Bangor, Northern Ireland

09/16/2016 16:51:46 PM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel “Damn my education, I can’t find the words to say with all the things caught in my mind” – Noel Gallagher. It is a line taken from the Oasis song “Don’t Go Aw

Touring the Artistic Wall Murals in the District of Zaspa, Gdańsk, Poland

09/14/2016 12:52:23 PM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel “Museums are dead, take a new art stance; Paint mass suicide on the aspiration diktat” – Manic Street Preachers. What I have noticed as a difference between living somewhere an

Stopover in Nouakchott, Mauritania: One of the Few Places I’ve Been But Never Seen

09/11/2016 17:48:06 PM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel It’s 5 am on a Monday morning in May 2016 and I land in the city of Nouakchott, Mauritania. I touch my face just to check it’s real. Yes, I’m here. I’m really here. I am

Top 11 Countries To Backpack In From My Round the World Journey

09/08/2016 14:41:19 PM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel “Travel the world and the seven seas. Everybody’s looking for something” – Eurythmics. As the debate over countries can get ridiculous and I even argue with my family an

Thirsty Thursdays: A Night Out With Pub Crawl Gdańsk, Poland

09/07/2016 18:31:23 PM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel “Baby, this is what you came for. Lightning strikes every time she moves” – Calvin Harris featuring Rhianna. Pub crawls have been one of my backpacking fortes. I could have mad

Working Wednesdays: My Feature in Gazeta Kociewska, Starogard Gdański, Poland

09/06/2016 11:38:02 AM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel So in August 2016, I announced that my backpacking journey had finally come to an end, at least for now. I had been on the road for too long, 9 years since this travel blog started and ...

Irish Dancing in Gdańsk, Poland with Animus Saltandi and Dziewczyna w żółtych Spodniach

09/05/2016 11:12:32 AM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel “Tell me ma when I go home, the boys won’t leave the girls alone” – my favourite Irish Folk Song. This is probably one of the least expected posts on here, of all time. H

TIC Dining Plans and Taj InnerCircle Rewards in India

09/02/2016 12:55:46 PM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel Home to some of India’s finest fine dining restaurants, the Taj has celebrated & set the standard for culinary arts while creating memorable meals. Take for instance, a sublime dining ...

Best Gambling Destinations in London, England

09/02/2016 11:23:11 AM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel It is safe to say London is one of the most expensive cities in Europe and one of the most popular. It is a melting pot with enough diversity in so many areas so that you can find something ...

8 Ways to Make Family Mealtime Happen Even With a Busy Schedule

08/30/2016 17:10:17 PM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel With summer over and the kids back to school, chances are your family’s schedule is getting filled up quickly, making it difficult to get everyone around the table at the same time for ...

Twenty Five Years Ago This Week: Class of 1Y in Bangor Grammar School, Northern Ireland

08/30/2016 15:11:18 PM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel “Where were you while we were in 1Y?” Here yousens! Did youse bring a tennis ball? Baggsy not nets. That’s rare so it is. It’s hard for me to believe that the above photo

World Borders: How to Get From Dushanbe to Khorog (To Gorno Badakhshan Within Tajikistan)

08/29/2016 11:46:24 AM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel “Where do you go? Buttoned in your favourite coat, stepping out to a different world. And you might be home late” – Ocean Colour Scene. Get ready for a death trip – 22 ho

Sunday’s Inspiration: Backpacker Versus Stationary Resident, First 7 Differences

08/28/2016 13:50:17 PM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel “You do the walk. Yeah, you do the walk of life” – Mark Knopfler (Dire Straits). It’s pretty hard for me to believe that it is now 18 days since I last slept in a hostel

Jestem Jonny, Jestem Północnoirlandzkim Pisarzem Podróżnikiem z Dontstopliving.net

08/25/2016 05:52:52 AM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel This is my first ever blog post on here in Polish, It’s coming towards the end of my second month in Poland and though, I have travelled around Pomorskie and into Kaliningrad in that ...

4 Ways You Can Make Money and Travel the World

08/23/2016 09:12:58 AM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel When you have a passion for travel, work should not be a barrier for you. If you want to travel, you will, as I have professed many times. See the world and do not be worried about the ...

Sunday’s Inspiration: A Change In Me – The Private Jonny Blair

08/20/2016 16:05:17 PM

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel “I know all about you” – Garbage. Today I reflect on something huge, and I know – it is time for change. It feels like I was living my whole life in the public eye. Of co