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Oh, Canada! 3 Days in Vancouver

One of the absolute highlights from one month travelling in the USA & Canada was the staggering natural beauty of Canada. After starting our trip with ten days in New York City followed by three days in Miami, we zipped across to the other side of the continent for a few days in Vancouver. Except for 2017, I’ve visited at least one new country every year since 2011, and I was … Continue reading Oh, Canada! 3 Days in Vancouver

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Highlights from 10 Days in New York City

New York is one of my favourite cities in the world. Ever since my first visit, three years ago, I’ve practically been counting down the days til I could go back, and it felt like my month-long trip to the USA & Canada couldn’t come soon enough! After spending 8 weeks in New York during my first visit in 2015, I knew that 10 days … Continue reading Highlights from 10 Days in New York City

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A Weekend in the King Valley & High Country Victoria

Every few months, my friend Liv and I plan a weekend getaway somewhere in Victoria. We decided on High Country, since it was one of the few regions of Victoria I was still yet to visit, and Liv was keen to explore more of the area.  At 3 hours from Melbourne, it’s the perfect candidate for a weekend getaway rather than a day trip. High Country … Continue reading A Weekend in the King Valley & High Country Victoria

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California Road Trip: Pacific Coast Highway (San-Francisco-Los Angeles)

The Pacific Coast Highway is one of the most legendary road trips in the world. The route hugs the California coastline and is renowned for it’s rugged coastal scenery, especially the dramatic stretch of coastline known as Big Sur. A one month trip around the USA & Canada with my boyfriend was the perfect time to finally take a road trip in the USA. I’d … Continue reading California Road Trip: Pacific Coast Highway (San-Francisco-Los Angeles)

Highlights from 3 Days in Wilsons Promontory, Victoria

Hardly anyone from outside of Victoria has even heard of Wilsons Prom, yet it’s one of the most-loved destinations in the state. A genuine insider favourite, the vast national park nearly four hours’ drive east of Melbourne has been on my weekend wishlist for four years! On the recent long weekend for the AFL Grand Final, my boyfriend and I finally had a chance to … Continue reading Highlights from 3 Days in Wilsons Promontory, Victoria

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Golden Gai & Piss Alley: Dinner & Drinks in Shinjuku, Tokyo

Golden Gai & Piss Alley are two drinking & dining precincts in Shinjuku, that are unlike anywhere else in Tokyo. The two precincts date back to post-war Japan, and were filled with illegal drinking dens and brothels between the 1940s-1960s. Tucked away in the backstreets, not far from the bright lights and skyscrapers of central Shinjuku, Golden Gai & Piss Alley feel a world away from … Continue reading Golden Gai & Piss Alley: Dinner & Drinks in Shinjuku, Tokyo