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Macca Sherifi

Author, blogger, presenter and photographer @ A Brit and a Broad

Macca Sherifi is a freelance writer specialising on a number of subjects but namely travel. When he's not writing about travelling, he's usually talking about it. He has spoken about backpacking and travelling at events such as the Telegraph Adventure Travel Show, the TNT Travel Show and Down Under Live, as well as a number of schools, colleges and universities around the country. Also, he's been quoted in all major national papers and spoken on BBC Radio, so he knows what he's talking about.

My Mystery Luggage Challenge

I have to admit, going on someone else's holiday was an amazing experience, and I can't wait to see where it takes me to next!
23/06/2016 13:24 BST

Don't Forget to Live in the Moment

After taking another six months off work to travel - this time with a specific goal in mind - it is fast approaching that time when I need to think about a job, about a career, about a life. To be honest with you, the thought has been weighing heavily on my mind, seemingly growing heavier with each passing week...
06/11/2014 10:59 GMT

How to Travel for Free

When it comes to backpacking and travelling, we all want to go for as long as we possibly can, and we all want to get the biggest bang for our buck. But what about travelling for free? Is it actually possible?
17/10/2013 17:51 BST

Pride and Passion on the Gold Coast

It's now only 10 days until the British and Irish Lions play their first test in Brisbane, Australia, and people are buzzing with anticipation; there's a true sense of belief that this is our time, a time for men, for lions, to walk a path that few have before and win a test series.
13/06/2013 12:15 BST

Copenhagen; Cafés, Canals and Castles

Copenhagen may seem like a quiet city only for the cultured, but once you scratch under the surface you'll quickly learn there's more to it than meets the eye. Even though Copenhagen can easily been seen in 24 hours, it's best to spend a long weekend there to really get to know the city.
12/06/2013 11:00 BST

Has Social Awareness Affected Travelling?

It seems to me that there's a correlation between social awareness and global consciousness; the more we know the more we seem care. Due to the rise in social media, people's perceptions are being challenged every single day, and it's having a huge effect on the society we live in.
30/04/2013 13:07 BST

Is Travelling in Our Genome?

Travellers are constantly in the search for the unknown, to get lost in new and exciting locations, to get off the beaten track. Each adventure becomes more far-flung, more extreme, and dare I say it, more dangerous. There's no doubt about it, travelling is on our blood.
21/03/2013 15:07 GMT