• Melbourne’s Best Kept Secret

    Melbourne’s Best Kept Secret

    Fitzroy, Collingwood, South Yarra – all Melbourne suburbs that people crave to live in, or visit by recommendation of their guidebooks. Yes, they are trendy and hip, but there are suburbs with just as much character waiting to be explored. One day I stumbled upon the inner-western suburb of Yarraville and completely fell in love. Despite being only 15 minutes on the…

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    The Best of Melbourne’s Beaches
    Melbourne

    The Best of Melbourne’s Beaches

    Australia is home to some of the most famous beaches in the world. From the white sands of Queensland to Bondi, you’ll know of them. However Melbourne, the city of street art and coffee, is not quite a well known for it’s beaches, despite having over 10 of them. You can access a number of them from public transport, and…

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    10 Memorable Travel Moments 2016

    10 Memorable Travel Moments 2016

      Although most of 2016 saw me working and saving hard for the big finale in November (the start of one year in Australia) I still managed to cover three continents in one year. I consider this to be a complete blessing, and even more so because one of the trips was with my Grandma. So far in 2016 I’ve spent…

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    CHRISTMAS ON THE MOVE

    CHRISTMAS ON THE MOVE

      Most people’s first reaction when I announced, “I’m leaving for warmer climates, ciao!” was, ‘but you’ll be gone over Christmas?‘ After a while it began to irritate me, so what if I was gone for Christmas? I just couldn’t get my head around why people would even think about it. I would be gone for birthdays; what makes Christmas…

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    LOSING MY HOSTEL VIRGINITY

    LOSING MY HOSTEL VIRGINITY

      Over hyped, painful, sweaty, and leaving you wondering why everyone raves about it. Losing my hostel virginity really wasn’t all that it was cracked up to be.   In case you’re new here, let me give you some background info. I am a savvy researcher, and quite skilled at finding ways to live a luxurious life on a tight…

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    FINDING PEACE IN MELBOURNE

    FINDING PEACE IN MELBOURNE

    Sometimes living in a big city can be tiring. The hustle and bustle of being can be a lot for anyone, but when you have anxiety, it can be too much all together. Even though the people in Melbourne in general give you plenty of space, and none of the streets feel enclosed, I’ve still been struggling with anxiety a…

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    MELBOURNE SUMMER NIGHT MARKET

    MELBOURNE SUMMER NIGHT MARKET

      The people of  Melbourne love food. I mean, everyone loves food, but Melbourne loves great food. I always think that the best food can be found in markets, although finding a truly interesting market which makes me want to part with my money is hard to find. If you know anything about Melbourne then you probably know about the…

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    SETTLING IN MELBOURNE
    Melbourne

    SETTLING IN MELBOURNE

      It’s been nearly a week since we landed in Melbourne (and Australia for the first time), so I thought that I’d make a first impressions post. I had no idea what to expect of Australia, but even though I can with no expectations I was still taken a-back by what I found on the other side of the planet.  …

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    Know Your Travel Photography Rights

    Know Your Travel Photography Rights

    DO YOU KNOW YOUR TRAVEL PHOTOGRAPHY RIGHTS? As bloggers we love to take photos. In order to fully share an experience with our readers, we need to have good visual imagery to get our stories across. Just like our fellow non-bloggers and photographers, we know that DSLRs in hand can make us stand out. Sometimes the reception is good, sometimes people…

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