After her 40-hour journey home to Cork, SANDRA QUINN catches up with travel blogger Aimee Stephens to talk about why she decided to return to Leeside
A CORK travel blogger who hadn’t lived in the Rebel County since 2011 decided in the midst of the pandemic to cross the world in a 40 hour trip, to put down roots in her home county again.
Aimee Stephens, who runs the Snap Happy Travel blog, left Cork for Australia back in 2011.
Between then and now, she has lived in Oz, Canada and most recently New Zealand with her husband Paul.
With Aimee doing the writing and Paul taking the spectacular photographs, they travelled the world together, writing about their adventures and giving tips and hints for other fellow travellers.
Like many, Aimee’s life was seriously affected by the outbreak of Covid-19.
“Luckily, travel blogging isn’t my primary job —