Tag: Backpacking

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.… Continue 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… Continue 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… Continue Reading “Turkey”

How to: Save Money for Travelling

It’s true what they say; money does make the world go round. And it also gets you around the world. I find most people put off travelling because of the expense of it all. And yes, there are parts of travelling that are costly,… Continue Reading “How to: Save Money for Travelling”

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… Continue Reading “Essentials for a Long Haul Flight”

London, UK

February 2019. I took a National Express Coach down to the Capital for a reunion with the Ben and Laura, who I’d met in New Zealand last year. And it was a LONG journey. 7 hours on a hot stuffy bus was not my… Continue Reading “London, UK”

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… Continue Reading “New Zealand: South Island”

New Zealand: North Island

2018 saw my biggest adventure yet. A two month solo trip around the beautiful land 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… Continue Reading “New Zealand: North Island”

Amsterdam, The Netherlands

I spent a sunny September weekend in Amsterdam last year, visiting the tourist spots, walking round the gardens and eating plenty of good sushi. Here’s my guide on what to do, what to drink and where to eat. I hopped on a plane from… Continue Reading “Amsterdam, The Netherlands”