I’ve only just turned 23 and have done a lot of stuff, I’d never thought I’d do. It got me thinking, especially after everything I did last year and all the challenges I faced, what haven’t I done yet? In no particular order here are 30 things I’d like to do before I hit thirty. … Continue reading 30 Before 30
Writing this post runs the risk of killing the charade put forward by most travellers who bid home goodbye, fly across the world, land on their two feet and fill their social media feeds with posts about their drunken nights out and the amazing experiences they're having. I can't lie, I am one of those … Continue reading Confession: I miss home.
It's been a week since I arrived in Australia and what a week it's been! First Impressions It's sunny! Not the most original observation but it was a massive change from bleak autumnal England. As a city Sydney is vast and it has taken a while to realise just how big it is. It was … Continue reading I’m in Sydney!
Today marks a year since Megan and I arrived home from our 27 day interrail trip around Eastern Europe, around this time last year we were on our way back to my house in Egham. We'd ordered an obscene amount of Indian food and were sad to be back in England. I only realised the … Continue reading Interrail 2015 : A reflective photo essay
After dedicating most of our interrail trip to visiting the biggest cities in Eastern Europe, we'd grown a little weary of city life by the time we'd reached Budapest and enjoyed its exciting nightlife. Budapest was the halfway point of our 27 day trip and we hadn't booked anywhere to stay after it. So the … Continue reading Brașov – the sleepy town that stole my heart
This month I set aside my wages for my Working Holiday Visa (Subclass 417) for Australia, I waited almost 3 weeks before deciding to finally apply for my visa, and to my surprise it was approved in less than an hour! This won't be a lengthy blog post, or the most exciting, but I am … Continue reading Getting my Working Holiday Visa