One dreary day during my very last year of university, my friend Julia (you know her) and I met up at UTS library to work on one of our very last group assignments and study for end of semester exams. We were tired, unmotivated and very easily distracted. So much so that instead of walking … Continue reading phuket


my three week trip to the Philippines

I'm going to say it... it's more fun in the Philippines (this is not an ad) anyone would sponsor me (please sponsor me). My parents are from the Philippines, which makes me a first generation Australian. Because of this, I've been fortunate enough to travel back to the homeland a number of times throughout my … Continue reading my three week trip to the Philippines

5 Reasons Why Traveling Solo Is The Way To Go

When I was younger (we're talking like 4 years ago here), I never pictured myself as the type of person to take on the world solo. I never imagined exploring cities and crossing countries on my own. I sort of always figured that travelling was something that I'd always do with someone else. I mean, … Continue reading 5 Reasons Why Traveling Solo Is The Way To Go

Weekend Trip: Switzerland

This was a last minute, why-not trip to be reunited with Leigh (you may remember her from the Paris trip) in Switzerland. Zurich is officially the most expensive city to live in and a budget traveller like myself would be batshit crazy to travel there, and I honestly would not consider it if it weren’t for … Continue reading Weekend Trip: Switzerland

Summer Highlights

My summer adventure is over. No more flights, overnight busses, overnight trains, ferries, sleeping on public transport, sleeping at airports, sleeping in hostel dorms with 9 other people.. for now. Of course, without a single doubt in my mind, it has been the greatest summer of my life and I wouldn’t have done it differently … Continue reading Summer Highlights

The 5 weeks of waiting is over!

After wearing the same pair of pants for a week straight (beer spills and all), after sharing clothes and toiletries with friends, after walking around in Havaianas 4 days straight in the rain, after nearly wearing my bra to shreds, after having to buy new clothes (££€€) for both seasons (damn you UK!), after having … Continue reading The 5 weeks of waiting is over!