Why I Will (Probably) Never Be a “Successful” Travel Blogger

I’ve been travelling and writing about it for a pretty long time now. In 2013 I shouldered my backpack for my first solo trip, to South America, and decided to start a blog. Its main purpose was to reassure my mum that I was still alive [...]

Saving Money in Melbourne: A Practical Guide

I've said it before and I'll say it again. Australia is daaaaaaayum expensive. Melbourne, unfortunately, is no exception. Particularly if you're just travelling - or rather, you're not earning money while you're here. (If you get a job, the sky-high prices of everything suddenly become more [...]

2017-08-12T04:23:54+00:00February 13th, 2017|Australia, Budget Backpacking, Practical Information, Travel Tips|Comments Off on Saving Money in Melbourne: A Practical Guide

Coff’s Harbour: One Week Itinerary

I spent quite a long time in Coff's Harbour. Like, over a month. After planning to be there a few days. I kinda loved it. When I first arrived, the free shuttle bus from Aussitel, the hostel I stayed at, took me to a nearby lookout point. With [...]

2017-09-05T13:36:50+00:00January 5th, 2017|Australia, Practical Information, Travel Tips|Comments Off on Coff’s Harbour: One Week Itinerary

A First Foray into Farming in Australia

It's been an interesting couple of weeks. I've been a bit quiet on the travel diary front, but I've been working on some other blog stuff in the mean time. In case you missed them, I wrote a Gap Year Gift Guide and a Guide to Australian [...]

2017-08-11T08:55:46+00:00November 29th, 2016|Australia, Travel Diary|Comments Off on A First Foray into Farming in Australia