Bratislava, Slovakia

Bratislava was a bit of pit-stop for us. We spent 36 hours in the city, mainly catching up on sleep, washing, and eating some proper home made food. But we still made sure we explored the city, visited some of it’s main attractions and met some of the incredible locals. One of the highlights ofContinue reading “Bratislava, Slovakia”

Tbilisi, Georgia

Georgia had been on my radar for a while. I didn’t know too much about it’s history, the geography, the culture; and that just made me want to visit even more. I was excited to discover just what this country had to offer and what gems it had in store. And it did not disappoint.Continue reading “Tbilisi, Georgia”

24 hours in Vienna

Vienna, Austria. Home of sachertorte, art, and classical music…and a whole lot more. We only had 24 hours to see this magnificent city during our European adventures, but we still fit in as much as we could…read on to find out what we got up to! City Tram Tour If you’re short on time likeContinue reading “24 hours in Vienna”

Budapest, Hungary

Budapest was one of the cities I was most looking forward to visiting. I have friends who had been and raved about it, the pictures looked amazing, and I’d heard incredible things. And did it live up to my expectations? Yes it did. Our first day was spent exploring the city and just finding ourContinue reading “Budapest, Hungary”

Belgrade, Serbia

As an incredibly old city, Belgrade has seen its fair share of drama and change over the years. From Attila the Hun, to the Ottoman and Austrian Empires, to being the capital of Yugoslavia. Its been raised to the ground a whopping 44 times. But that hasn’t stopped it coming back each and every timeContinue reading “Belgrade, Serbia”

Sofia, Bulgaria

We had just 24 hours to explore sunny Sofia! After an overnight bus to the Bulgarian capital from Istanbul, we arrived at 7.30am, dropped our bags at the hostel for the day, and went off to explore. Our first stop was the Alexander Nevsky Cathedral. It’s one of the largest Cathedrals in the world, builtContinue reading “Sofia, Bulgaria”

Turkey

To start off our Eastern Europe adventure, we headed to the beautiful country of Turkey. Filled with culture, heritage and some incredible people, I was so excited to visit this incredible country! We did an 8 day tour of Turkey with G Adventures…if you’re short on time but still want to get the most outContinue reading “Turkey”

Essentials for a Long Haul Flight

Sooner or later, we will all experience the highs and lows of a long haul flight. Some people dread them, some people run to get on that plane. To be honest, I’ve always loved long haul flights. Especially when I’m flying solo. I love switching off; not being able to use my phone, not havingContinue reading “Essentials for a Long Haul Flight”

New Zealand: South Island

2018 saw my biggest adventure yet. A two month solo trip of New Zealand. It didn’t just meet my expectations, but it went above and beyond all that I’d imagined it would be. It truly was the adventure of a lifetime. If you missed my guide on what to see in the North Island, youContinue reading “New Zealand: South Island”