Heading off on your first international adventure will be one of the most exciting and terrifying times in your life. I can guarantee that! Whether you’re traveling solo, with your family or with a trusted group of friends, the unknown will more than likely cause all sorts of stress. First, you’ll need to tick off everything in my 10 step guide to planning your first international trip. Then, once your international adventure gets closer, you need…

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When deciding on your travel accomodation, there are a few different options to consider. The one you choose will depend on your preferences when it comes to: privacy, safety, budget, proximity to city centres and places of interest, and the amount of people you’re traveling with. I travel with my partner, Russell. I’ve only ever traveled solo once, and that was with Contiki, so I wasn’t really alone anyway! Russell and I like our privacy,…

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If you’re a serious over-packer like I am, writing a packing list is the best possible thing you can do! Heading off on an international adventure can be overwhelming, especially if it’s your first overseas experience! It can be hard knowing what you’ll need to take with you, what you can afford to leave behind, and what’s easy to pick up along the way. Because of this, packing can be one of the worst things…

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As a travel blogger, I’ve been on quite a few international flights. I know first hand how horrible 15 hour plane trips are. I despise those tiny seats with horridly little leg room. And plane food makes me wish I had packed a bag full of treats every single time. But that could also be partly because I’m a super picky eater! Planning your first international trip can be stressful. If you’ve decided to do…

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Tokyo is without a doubt, the craziest place I have ever visited. But in such a wonderful way! The sheer amount of people crammed into such small places, is overwhelming to see. The seemingly endless number of trains, arriving exactly on time, ready to transport the 13 million around Tokyo. The bustling Tokyo city, surrounded by incredible mountain scenery. If you didn’t think Tokyo was the perfect base to explore some mountainous landscapes, think again.…

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