Things I Won’t Miss When We Leave

As we dip below the two-weeks-to-go mark, I find myself being prone to extreme bouts of excitement. Every time someone mentions the beach, I casually mention that I will soon be frolicking along the pristine sands of Koh Tao’s beaches. Whenever anyone talks about how bad work is, I interrupt by mentioning I only have … Continue reading Things I Won’t Miss When We Leave

The two week countdown

We have only two weeks to go until we fly to Kuala Lumpar to start our trip around SE Asia and Nepal.  I thought it might be fun to document how we are feeling for other travellers to (hopefully) identify with and also so that we can look back and laugh at how silly we … Continue reading The two week countdown

My New Years Resolutions 2014

Source There is something special about this time of year. The idea that you can close the door on one year and have a fresh start. Previous new years resolutions have included the classic “Lose ten kilos”, “Go to the gym five days a week” and “Worry less”. Funnily enough Im still ten kilos too … Continue reading My New Years Resolutions 2014

Things You Have To Do When You Start Travelling

Burst Your Safety Bubble One of the great things about living in a developed country is that you’re provided with a safe, controlled and regulated environment in which to live. In most cases, we feel secure and protected. The downside of this approach towards life is that in most cases, the protective nature is unwarranted … Continue reading Things You Have To Do When You Start Travelling

My Christmas travel wish list

This is my personal wish-list for Christmas. All stuff that I would take with me on my trip.1. TopShop three-quarter sleeve striped shirt.Striped shirts are my kryptonite. I probably already have five but none of them are the perfect stripe. I think this top may be it. Striped tops are so versatile and are definitely … Continue reading My Christmas travel wish list

The Wanderlust Tag!

This is a bit of a chatty post so if you're into that kind of thing then read on! After seeing Essie Buttons's video "The Wanderlust Tag" I thought I might have a crack at it too. 1. Your most treasured passport stamp. My most treasured passport stamp is my many stamps going in and … Continue reading The Wanderlust Tag!

How to survive your boring office job whilst waiting to travel

So you have that dream trip on the horizon, an itinerary has been crafted, lonely planet books read and your bag mentally packed. Now you just have to save money and you’re set! Easier said than done. When the only way your dream trip will come to life is by working in a lifeless grey … Continue reading How to survive your boring office job whilst waiting to travel

Our six month Southeast Asia and Nepal travel itinerary

As you may have gathered from our ‘about’ page, Chris and I are heading off to South-East Asia and Nepal for six months.There is no doubt that this itinerary will change (which is totally okay!) but we thought it best to have some semblance of a plan. Chris and I are firm believers in serendipity … Continue reading Our six month Southeast Asia and Nepal travel itinerary

September Beauty Favourites and Travel Pick of the Month

1. L’Oreal EverSleek Shampoo and Conditioner- $15 An Essie Button enabled purchase (Anything that girl buys I just have to have!); I have been loving this silicone-free system. I have extremely fine and colour-treated hair and these products do an excellent job at nourishing my hair without weighing it down. My hair feels softer and … Continue reading September Beauty Favourites and Travel Pick of the Month