After residing in Europe for 18 months I was ready to come back to the big old sunburnt country I call home. As a patriotic Aussie, I proudly would tell people where I am from and be bombarded with proclamations … Continue reading 12 Signs You’ve Lived Away From Australia For Too Long
Ah travelling, unlike the all-expenses paid holidays most people go on once a year to use up their annual leave, there are people out there who spend months on the road going from country to country. From the outside it … Continue reading 10 Things You Stop Giving A S**t About When You Travel Long Term
I woke up early this morning, determined to see all the wonderful street art sans the crowds of tourists. By early I mean I was out of the hostel by 8:30am, but still that’s early for most backpackers – the … Continue reading Traipsing around Penang
If there's a heaven, I may have found it. Home to world class street food, funky street art and upmarket shopping, Penang ticks off all the boxes! I had planned to stay here for a couple of days before deciding … Continue reading Penang Food Tour – Part 1
The time had come to leave Thailand and while it was sad to leave this beautiful friendly country, it was time to move onto another. This time, Malaysia! I had decided to take the real traveller option and head south … Continue reading Making My Way to Malaysia..
Alright, I’m going to be honest here. As I planned out my trip which had taken a very different turn to what I imagined before I left Australia, I had one thing in mind that I HAD to do. Ever … Continue reading I FOUND HEAVEN! The Unicorn Cafe in Bangkok
It was another early start for me as I was playing tourist again today. This time I was off to Doi Inthanon National Park – the highest point in Thailand. Technically it was part of the Himalayan mountain ranges but … Continue reading Visiting the Highest Point in Thailand!
After my stint being a Chiang Mai local, I felt it was time to act be a tourist again and see what everyone else was coming here to see. I had originally planned to stay in Chiang Rai for a … Continue reading Visiting the White Temple & Golden Triangle
I spent two weeks in Chiang Mai to unwind after Nepal. I went straight from working 45+ hours a week to hiking to the base of Mt Everest and it wa time for this gal to have a holiday. This … Continue reading Chiang Mai in Visuals
It was time to leave the chaotic country of Nepal to somewhere more laidback and calm. I hadn’t organised anything past my Everest Base Camp hike so I had a thousand options to choose from before settling on North Thailand. … Continue reading Welcome to Chiang Mai!