As a child I'd tell my parents I was digging holes to China. Little did my five year old self know that I would be flying there 15 years later. Here's a list of 5 things that I was not expecting from China! 1. China has clubs. Not like little Christchurch 'clubs' but proper clubs. … Continue reading 5 things that surprised me about China!
I don't know why but for some reason no matter how many times I've travelled the South Island it wasn't until my latest road trip the I finally visited Mt Cook and now I can't wait to re visit in winter to see it in all its glory covered in snow. We planned it so … Continue reading Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park 💙
Laos was the last stop on my two month break away and I still wish I had never left and here's why.... Firstly, the Kuang Si Falls. It's a must do when you visit Luang Prabang and even though I was squished into the back of a mini van and driven down the most dodgy … Continue reading Why I already want to go back to Laos!
With one exam to go before im ready to jet off overseas again I thought I would just post something light-hearted outlining my plans abroad so that if anyone has any questions they can ask before I head off and I can try figure out the answer. I am also super excited to head off … Continue reading Life Update: Travel Plans
Whilst in Europe I was lucky enough to be picked up from the airport in Germany and whisked away to Austria and the only thing I regret is not having already planned to go there because it was amazing! One thing I will mention which was crazy in my opinion was how easy it was … Continue reading Why Austria should be on EVERYONES bucket list!
Greece turned out to be everything I expected it to be and more. The more being not so good. Don't get me wrong it was an amazing place to visit but I plan to break it down for you and hopefully prevent you making some of the same mistakes that I did. Firstly, I got … Continue reading Greece. The good. The bad. And the ugly.
I have embarked on my journey and am quickly learning some ins and outs of traveling alone so here are a few things I have picked up in just 12 hours! 1. You have a lot of time to reflect. Reflection is something I have needed to do lately and so although it has been … Continue reading Reality of traveling solo! 12 hour update.
For over two years now I have avoided eating Gluten and other than making me feel a whole lot better it hasn't changed my life or diet dramatically. People seem to think that there is gluten in everything where as in reality it is a very simple diet to maintain on the whole. Surprisingly to … Continue reading Gluten Free?
Commenters on my previous posts have sparked the idea of sharing this post. I honestly appreciate every comment from my followers and take your kind words on board. You guys are amazing! When travelling overseas it is always important to remember it may not be as safe as your home. Here in New Zealand we … Continue reading Travel Tips to keep you safe!
Ever thought about travelling solo? Need more convincing? Here are my reasons for travelling across to Europe on my own this June/July! I thought now would be a good time to explain why I decided to go over to Europe alone. My hope being that it will be a good reminder for me as nerves … Continue reading Why I decided to travel solo.