What are the best things about Japan? Well, Japan is an incredible country for many reasons. I had read stories, watched videos and heard about fellow travelers experiences while in Japan. But I wasn’t expecting it to be as amazing as it turned out to be. If you’re looking for your next travel destination, but can’t narrow down your choices, add Japan to the top of your list. After reading through this post, you’ll be booking your flights in no time, trust me! Here are, in my opinion, the 10 best things about Japan, and what I loved and miss the most! 1. The people Japanese people are very, very polite and friendly. I don’t think Russell and I came across…

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I’ve got something a bit different for you guys today! Recently I took the plunge and decided to start opening up my blog to guest posts and bloggers from all around the world. Due to my blog being focussed on travel and lifestyle, there are a huge amount of potential categories which can be featured, while still entertaining my current readers and any future readers! The first instalment of Travel Guest Posts here on Rhiannon Travels, is by the lovely Emily from Fijord (you can check out her blog, here!) Emily’s blog is filled with a wide range of topics, including her series ‘Learning How To’s’, where she writes helpful and unique posts on all things us as adults are required to learn! Read…

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Up until October last year, I had spent 24 years of my life living in a somewhat big city. Adelaide, Australia was my home – it still is my home! There isn’t really a whole lot to do if you’re someone who enjoys theme parks and adventurous days out; but it’s comfortable, familiar and will always be the city I’m proud to call home. Towards the end of last year, my partner was offered a temporary Assistant Manager job in Alice Springs. Here is a map of Australia, if you’re unsure where Alice Springs is. If you look at the very centre of my beautiful country, there’s a little red dot. That’s Alice Springs. We are now smack bang in the centre of…

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For months now, I’ve wanted a new pair of headphones. I’ve always had those annoying, uncomfortable and let’s be honest, painful Apple headphones. You know the ones I’m talking about. The white buds that make your ears feel like they’re falling off if you use them for longer than an hour. I wanted a high quality, comfortable and stylish pair. Headphones that would get me through a day of travelling, hours of waiting at airports, and of course travelling by public transport to drown out the background noises of people talking and children screaming. Lucky, my boyfriend came to the rescue this past Christmas. He surprised me with the Legend ANC Over-Ear Headphones by House of Marley. I’ve never owned…

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I bet you’re here because you need a Travel Checklist. Am I right? So you’re leaving the country, ready to head off on an amazing adventure. If you’re anything like me, you would have had your bags packed two weeks ago. You’ve probably been living out of a suitcase weeks earlier than you need to be. But hey, I’m with you on that one. Travelling and seeing the world is an exciting thing. Amongst all the excitement and craziness of packing and making sure you’ve got everything, you’re bound to leave something out. Whether it’s something small like remembering to pack your favourite pair of socks, or something a tad more important like leaving the front door unlocked. I’m here…

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