Hey There! I am Kat. The idea of the blog originated when I packed up my life in 2013 to move to London to start a new adventure. What a roller-coaster that was! It took me a while but I finally got there and I created Kat’s Gone Global in 2017.
On my blog you’ll find the practical information I learnt about moving to the UK, my explorations around London and budget-friendly travel tips that will help you avoid making my terrible mistakes.
Passports are one of the most important items when travelling and there can be so many different rules regarding them. The internet is filled with debates on whether you should or shouldn’t carry your passport. Should you keep your passport with you in London? The times you should keep your passport with you are; at the airport, international train station, checking […]
Staying in a hostel in London was my first solo hostel experience and it turned out to be really positive. After years of staying in hostels in London and around the world I can say that having concerns about the safety of a hostel is common feeling, especially if you are new to travelling. Are […]
Now that you have finally settled down in the UK it’s time to exchange your license to a UK drivers license. It’s a pretty easy process to exchange your licence once you’ve been here for over 185 days. Why Should You Change Your Foreign Driving License To The UK One? The reason I changed my […]
When moving to the UK I had no idea I would be starting from scratch with my credit score (totally naïve of me!). No matter how good or bad your credit score is in your home country you will be starting from zero when you move to the UK. Whether you’ve just moved to the […]
You’re thinking about moving to the UK from Australia but you’re not sure of the steps you need to take to do so? In this guide I’ll walk you through the general steps for leaving Australia and things you should consider preparing if you are moving for a few months to indefinitely. Australia has quite a few […]
One of my favourite places to travel is the Balkans. It’s super cheap, everyone’s really friendly however getting around can take a little planning or long-winded searches on the internet as I found out. The initial questions I had when planning my trip were: What’s the best way to travel across these destinations? Rent a […]