TRAVEL BLOG

August 25, 2018

With so many places on my bucket list the decision on where to go next is never easy! My Instagram feed teases me daily with an endless stream of ideas. This was my dilemma earlier this year, I had 3 weeks leave and I wanted an adventure.

Eventually I decided on The Phi...

April 8, 2018

The waters around the Philippines are a playground for snorkelers and divers and my plan for this trip was to spend as much time in the water as possible and to tick a few new things off my bucketlist. Day 2 I snorkelled with whale sharks, something I’d dreamt of for y...

April 8, 2018

Putting your mask beneath the surface and coming face to face with the biggest fish in the ocean is a surreal, electric experience. The sheer size of whale sharks should be daunting but these majestic creatures quickly put you at ease as they slowly, elegantly glide th...

March 8, 2018

So many times I've tried and failed to visit the famous Figure 8 pools, I must have done every other walk in the National Park before I actually arrived at a suitable time to visit Figure 8!  

The rock platform that houses the pools is only visible and safe to visit at...

January 7, 2018

 Looking for a bit of inspiration for things to do in Sydney? Look no further, here's 52 - one for every week of the year! Some are once in a lifetime splurges whereas most you can enjoy time and time again, enjoy!

  1. Enjoy arts, music and theatre at Sydney Festival

  2. ...

September 26, 2017

There's a lot been written about women who travel. There's some great work being done to empower women but sometimes I wonder whether the focus on being a "female solo traveller" accidentally has the opposite effect to the intention. 

There's several women who have made...

September 11, 2017

I've always been a DIY kind of traveller, I like to research, figure out what I want to see and then plan how I will get around, be that driving, flying, overnight buses or trains. I want a trip be be my own, to wake up each morning and choose what to do. To me tha...

September 1, 2017

Start your day early watching the sun come up with a stroll along the beach and enjoy the ocean to yourself with a refreshing sunrise swim and then grab a good spot at one of the beachfront cafes for breakfast before the droves come.

August 8, 2017

Don't settle for the same old holiday destinations, the world is big and beautiful and most of us have barely seen the tip of the iceberg. We don't get enough holiday so we should make the most of it with an unforgettable trip where the memories stay for life and keep...

July 18, 2017

As someone who is addicted to travel I know only too well the high that comes with booking your next adventure. Once your flight is booked the next stage is to prep and pack. Sometimes, especially with a big trip, this can make you feel a bit anxious, but don’t be. It’...