Two days in Queenstown, New Zealand!

Just a few days ago I went on a quick solo trip over to Queenstown and for someone who is from New Zealand, it is almost a crime that I hadn’t been until now (or at least that is what people proceeded to tell me). Being relatively close to the town I would usually opt […]

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Hungover and Exploring Rome- Part2

If you haven’t already you can catch up on part one here. I awoke the next day with my hangover gone and rearing to go! It was my last official day in Rome before the dreaded 35+ hour venture back home to New Zealand so I wanted to make the most of it! I was completely […]

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A guide of what NOT to pack!

Through the history of my luggage post I talked about the journey I went through with my travel packs along with the struggles and changes I faced. Throughout that journey I was confronted with many and I mean many of those ‘why did I pack this’ moments. So after too many overly priced parcels sent back […]

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Home away from home- Bath, England

Home away from home is a new series of mine about my experience living in certain places abroad, stayed tuned for Home away from home-Sydney, Australia.    Just over a year ago I visited Bath on a day trip from Bristol by catching the 10minute train from Bristol Temple Meads Station to Bath Spa Station. […]

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Hungover and exploring Rome

After spending the night partying it up in the hostel bar I was abruptly woken up by someone else’s alarm going off first thing in the morning from the bunk across me, perhaps it was a call from the heavens because I woke with a start still half drunk thinking ‘shit my tour leaves in […]

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Getting tattoos abroad (my story)

A lot of the time trips call for a bit of spontaneity and for many of us that means tattoos… or at least for me anyway! So while backpacking around Europe me and a few of my close friends decided it would be a great idea to get small tattoos while we were on our […]

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From Brighton, England to New Brighton, New Zealand

  You most probably have heard of the wonderful seaside city of Brighton on the south coast of England but you may not yet have heard of New Brighton right on the opposite side of the world in New Zealand.  New Brighton is a coastal suburb of Christchurch, New Zealand about 8 kilometers to the east […]

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Packing tips to enhance your travels

For me one of the things that help me sleep easy at night is organization. I love to be organized! And that most definitely doesn’t stop when it comes to my traveling if anything that is probably where I am the most organized. It never started out this way but fast track a few years into my travels […]

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