Freelance content creator, editor, and artist, with a passion for culture, illustration, and learning new languages. If I'm not blogging about my latest adventures for my website Aspiretoamble.com, you'll find me creating travel-inspired illustrations or YouTube videos.
An illustrated guide to Milan, Italy
Discover a city guide like no other as Kia leads your imagination through Italy's most sophisticated city with her collection of intricate, Milan inspired illustrations.
Visit the indigenous Huli People of Papua New Guinea
The Huli people paint their faces with sacred yellow clay, use pigs as currency and consider growing an extravagant wig the ultimate indicator of a man's adulthood.
Top travel advice from a true travel expert
What is it that you REALLY need to know?
Travel blogger Stephanie on drinking cobra shots in Vietnam working from Finland to Fiji
Why Wait to See the World? may be a question but co-founders Stephanie and Megan believe they have the answer: don’t!
Escape from reality: 48 hours in South Wales
Enjoy a tranquil getaway in stunning South Wales... But don't forget your walking boots!
9 reasons why I love La La Land
With the Blu-ray release fast approaching, what better time than to look at the reasons that make this film so great.
Sick of Christmas markets? Wander around Birmingham's Magic Lantern Festival instead
Getting your Christmas on in Brum used to mean one thing and one thing only: a trip to the German Market.
Here's exactly how long it takes (and how much it costs) to learn the world's languages
We wouldn't recommend Mandarin.
"Post-truth" the Word of the Year? At least we're politically engaged for once
Maybe all of this focus on post-truth politics isn’t such a bad thing.
Top Destinations for 2016: Brazil
Enjoy some caipirinhas on the beach while watching the Olympics or take up sand-boarding yourself - Brazil is a country with everything to offer
Top Destinations for 2016: Uruguay
Wedged in between its two giant neighbours Argentina and Brazil, Uruguay - or ‘the Switzerland of the Americas’ - can often be overlooked.
Depressed by recent events? It's time to inject some positivity into your life
In light of depressing news headlines, such as the Paris attacks, or Donald Trump's recent Islamophobic speech, writer Kia Marie Hunt suggests that keeping a positive outlook would be most beneficial for our mental health.
Top 5 things I'm missing from home during my year abroad in Montevideo, Uruguay
Third year abroad student Kia Marie Hunt the top five things she misses about her home in the UK during her year out in the capital of Uruguay, Montevideo.
Top 5 Things I've grown to love during my year abroad in Montevideo, Uruguay
Third year abroad student Kia Marie Hunt the top five things she has grown to love during her year out in the capital of Uruguay, Montevideo.
Montevideo, Uruguay: 10 thoughts after month one of my year abroad
Third year abroad student Kia Marie Hunt reflects on the first month of her year out in the capital of Uruguay, Montevideo.
Why is it so cool to trash talk your hometown?
Where you live: is it that bad, or are you just an ungrateful little sod?
Watch: The Dictionary of Obscure Sorrows
John Koenig coins original terms that aim to fill the gaps in language, and provides readers with in-depth definitions, as well as explaining the etymological decisions behind the word.
What do you call a home-bird with a chronic case of wanderlust?
For many people, deciding where to go in life is pretty straightforward; there are two simple categories and you know which one you fit into: travellers, and homebods.