Yeeearsssss ago, I moved to Sydney – I’m originally from the United States, but after a few years of slogging it out with Aussie immigration, I’m now a passport carrying … Continue Reading Bondi vs. Manly
If you’re travelling overseas to an unfamiliar far-flung region of the Earth, you actually need to have your finances in place or you’re gonna have one hell of a time … Continue Reading Staying cashed up overseas
The other day, I joined a Facebook group called “Straya – Look at my Bike Leaning on Stuff.” For you non-Aussies out there, ‘Straya’ means Australia. I joined the group … Continue Reading Bikes leaning on stuff
This is one of the coolest thing about Europe: You can pretty much go anywhere in Europe on the cheap. Seriously, I once went from the Netherlands to Paris for … Continue Reading Surviving the bus in Europe
So you’re flying to the other side of the world for the first time! Yay! Congratulations, you’re about to become a long-haul traveller! So what makes a long-haul route? Well, … Continue Reading How to survive a long-haul flight
You’ve probably never given much thought to eating alone at a pub let alone travelling to some far flung place on the edge of the Earth totally alone… But let … Continue Reading Going solo doesn’t SUCK!
You’ve survived your long haul flight! Yay! So how do you combat jet lag for an easy recovery? The good news is, jet lag is temporary and the bad news … Continue Reading Beating jet lag
This past year, I spent a lot of time in Europe. It was quite easy to travel around. I once flew to Dublin during peak Christmas season for 39€ and … Continue Reading How not to get scammed flying
When I first came to Lyon, France, I had no idea that I was about to be bombarded by some pretty spectacular street art. My artistic Lyon immersion actually … Continue Reading Redessiner les rues
Heading to Sydney and not entirely sure what “The Rocks” is? Never fear… here’s an explanation on what to expect down in Sydney! So you’re travelling to Sydney and everyone … Continue Reading The Rocks in Sydney, Australia!
If you think about it, our lives are full of chance encounters. Some are good, some are bad… some are random, unreal, amazing and unbelievable. One chance encounter got me … Continue Reading Chance Encounters
So your friends just came back from an epic holiday in Australia and now YOU want to go! Amazing! Do it because Australia is a great country! BUT…..and this is … Continue Reading What you don’t expect in Australia
You might not know this, but there’s a bunch of unwritten universal rules to staying in hostels. I’ve compiled my favourite travel hacks that will not only keep your bunkmates … Continue Reading Handy Hostel Hero Hacks
Let me guess… You’re looking to travel around the world on a budget but you’ve heard a lot of bad things from friends and family about staying in hostels…. They’ve … Continue Reading How to find the BEST Hostel
Today, parts of Sydney were over 47 degrees and that’s HOT! So what do you do if you’re on holidays in Australia in the summer during a heatwave? Well… here’a … Continue Reading How to stay COOL when it’s frickin hot
I was on an Aer Lingus flight sitting next to a bunch of Dublin lads. Imagine energetic Jack Russel Terriers. They’ve got energy to burn and they’re sniffing everything they … Continue Reading Little Travel Hero