On this day, one year ago, I finally decided to start a travel blog. I had absolutely no idea what I was doing, and I took the whole thing pretty lightly. I didn’t think I would stick to it, let alone actually consider it my second (unpaid) job. When I’m not working at my part time, retail job, I’m blogging. When I’m not blogging, I’m probably thinking about what I can blog about next, or…

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I honestly believe that there are a million reasons why everybody should get out and explore at least once in your life. Whether you’re exploring your own city or hopping on a plane to travel the world. Whichever route you decide to take, you won’t regret it. You may have some hiccups and you’ll probably miss home, but you’ll also learn so much about yourself and the world around you. Travel really is the best…

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Happy Birthday to me! I’m 25 years old today. Woohoo! I’ve always loved my birthday. If you had asked me where I would be spending my 25th birthday, I definitely wouldn’t have said in hot, dusty, desert Australia – Alice Springs! But here I am. I wasn’t sure what to post about on my birthday. I knew I wanted something to go up today, for me to look back on in years to come when my…

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Travelling can be an expensive way of life, especially if you prefer the luxury of staying in 5 star hotels and eating like a king while you’re seeing the world. The temptation is real, to walk into every store you see, buy all the souvenirs you don’t need, and spend hundreds of dollars on presents for every single person you know. I enjoy shopping when I’m travelling. I love finding cool places that sell things…

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