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.
Whilst the ancestry visa relies on having a British grandparent, if you have a British parent then you might be eligible to apply for a ‘right of abode’. Essentially as the child of a British citizen, you have the right to permanent residency. This is a right you inherited at birth. However, to be able […]
Looking for a road trip destination? Look no further than Scotland. It is a perfect place for a road trip, Scotland, treasure trove of things to do and explore. From the history to stunning natural landscapes, outdoor activities and much more. I never get tired of heading to Scotland for a road trip, a weekend […]
‘Moving to the UK, Part One’ is about UK Working Visa’s and what it costs to move to the UK. Answering those important questions you have about how to get a visa to live in the UK, which type of UK Visa you should choose, what types of documentation you need to consider to support […]
Walking the streets of Rome you can just feel the history. Being surrounded by the incredibly impressive buildings like the Pantheon, Colosseum, Palatine Hill and the Roman Forum naturally leads you to imagining the Roman times over 3,000 years ago. It’s easy to see why people are drawn to visiting the city. Not only is […]
My mother was always keen on me learning languages and German was one of them. Unfortunately, my ability to speak German is awful, but those language lessons did start my love for Germany. Berlin is one of those cities that can be hard to keep up with as it grows and changes so quickly. This […]
Did you know that the world consumes close to 2.25 billion cups of coffee every day? What better way to celebrate International Coffee Day than a roundup of the best coffee shops from travel bloggers, either places they’ve stumbled upon whilst travelling or their favourite local coffee spots. International Coffee Day is on the 1st […]
As a traveller, it can be hard and tiring to find a vegetarian restaurant. Vegetarianism is a growing lifestyle across the world so in celebration of World Vegetarian Day fellow travel bloggers and I have put together a list of our the best vegetarian restaurants and cafés across the world. 1. The Honest Vegan in […]
Belfast may not be the first idea when you think weekend break but it’s definitely a hidden jewel of the UK. Belfast has had a turbulent past, called the troubles and now that it has settled it has allowed the city to grow and flourish. With its beautiful landscape, whiskey, beer, lively bars and restaurants, […]
When I moved to London, I had never rented! I literary moved overseas and out of home at the same time. I had no idea what to expect when trying to find a place, I was living in a hostel while working full time, with backpackers coming and going for the first 4 months. Four […]
London has no shortage of Museums and Galleries. It can be hard to choose which one to go to! Most Museums and Galleries are free in London so it’s also great for a rainy day, waiting for payday and any other excuse because why not… Here are nine museums you must visit in London. 1. […]