Thanks for stopping by! I’m Ellie, a 23 year old hopeless hippie (and university graduate), travelling and writing my way around the world. I’ve been blogging for four years, and now I’ve decided to make something useful of it. And here it is!
I would never claim to know what the best places to eat in Ubud are. Six days is a relatively long time in the backpacker’s world, but it’s certainly not long enough to eat in all of the great restaurants [...]
The night before we were due to travel to Gili Air, I did something all sensible travellers choose never to do. I read the Trip Advisor reviews. Now don’t get me wrong, Trip Advisor can be a useful tool. It [...]
I have had a revelation. My clumsiness is inherited. Ubud is full of holes. Holes in the pavement, exposing the drain below; holes in the road where the tarmac is uneven. It is one big trip hazard. And for anyone [...]
In hindsight, wearing all black errrything for the journey from Perth to Bali wasn’t the best idea I’ve ever had. As I strode buoyantly off the plane, full of excitement and optimism for a new country and an imminent reunion [...]
I set off to travel the world exactly one year ago today. (Happy 23rd birthday! Now go take an international flight and sit on an aeroplane forever). Phea and I flew for 19 hours, stopping over in Hong Kong just [...]
September 21st, 2017|Comments Off on Moving on to new adventures
It’s time to say goodbye again. My 88 days of farm work are done, my flight is booked, and I’m finally about to leave Australia. As I write this I’m leaving another home: I’m sitting on the train from Bunbury [...]