Travel, Uncategorized

Backpacking Advice From Someone Who Learned The Hard Way

As you might know, I recently traveled around South East Asia for six weeks on my way to England. After a bit of research, we decided that traveling with a backpack was going to be the most convenient way for us to get around. Although traveling with a backpack was 100% the right option for… Continue reading Backpacking Advice From Someone Who Learned The Hard Way


Four Days in Hoi An

After a whirlwind few days in Hanoi, we hopped on a flight down to Hoi An (fly to Da Nang and taxi to Hoi An), in search of warmer temperatures and slower pace. When I told people we were going to Vietnam, basically anyone who had ever been there said we absolutely had to visit… Continue reading Four Days in Hoi An


Another Queenstown Adventure

Queenstown has quickly become my go-to travel destination when I'm looking for a getaway that makes you feel like you really got away from home, even though it's not that far away at all. With its quaint little streets and laneways, and people visiting from all over the world, it almost feels like you're in a… Continue reading Another Queenstown Adventure


Whirlwind Weekend in Wellington

A couple of weeks ago, I jumped on an early morning flight to Wellington, for a quick little weekend getaway. The primary purpose of our trip was to visit the Te Papa Museum to see the Gallipoli exhibition, but other than that, we skipped the touristy stuff and opted for a weekend of eating, drinking… Continue reading Whirlwind Weekend in Wellington

Life, Travel

What’s Happening in 2017

Hello lovely readers! It's been a bit quiet here on the blog for the last few weeks. I've been off enjoying the festive season, and a little bit of sunshine when it comes out from behind the clouds, which hasn't been happening enough considering it is the middle of summer, if you ask me. My holidays were… Continue reading What’s Happening in 2017


Long Weekend in Queenstown

Recently I took a couple of days off work and headed down to Queenstown, for an extra-long weekend getaway. This was my second trip down there in the space of year, but before that, I had never ever visited in my 25 years of living in New Zealand. It's a two hour flight from Auckland,… Continue reading Long Weekend in Queenstown