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Travel Bloggers Share: Why we travel!

There are a lot of fantastic travel blogs created by interesting and inspiring people who share their stories, photographs and travel advice with us. Whilst they come from all different walks of life, they all have one thing in common…. they love to travel! Each month I’m getting together with some of the best travel bloggers in […]

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Tips and Hacks, Travel

How old is too old for a group tour?

Like a lot of young people, my first real travel experience was as part of a tour group. Yep, I was one of those late-teens/early 20s kids hanging out of a tour bus, feeling like the ultimate backpacking warrior. It wasn’t my finest hour, but it did pave the way for me to fall in […]

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Travel

5 Awesome Reasons to Work Abroad

Loads of young people travel abroad as a release or as a personal rite of passage after leaving school or University. Others simply aren’t wild about the idea of diving straight into 9-5 employment or are bored with their current situation and need a change and some adventure. Funds also play a role, with the cost of […]

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Tips and Hacks

How to adjust to a normal life after an amazing gap year

Ever heard of reverse culture-shock? I hadn’t either until I came back to Brisbane after spending a year living, working and travelling abroad. I was really excited to come home, but after spending so much time in different countries and experiencing so much, it felt weird being back in Brisbane. I was also struggling with […]

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Tips and Hacks

15 awesome beauty tips for travelling

Given I run a travel blog, it’s no surprise I absolutely love to travel. As soon as you step off that plane and get your first feel of a new country, all the pain of the 15-hour plane flight to get there just melts away. The only evidence of the long-haul flight is your physical […]

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Tips and Hacks

14 Ways to make travel more affordable

Taking an overseas holiday can be more expensive than dating a Kardashian. But don’t let that discourage you, there are plenty of ways to save money while travelling and make travel more affordable. Here are my top tips on how to keep travel costs down and still have a fantastic holiday. 1. Shop around for travel […]

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Tips and Hacks

4 Essential tips to survive a long-haul flight

Oh, yay! You’re going on a holiday! How great for you, you must be so excited. Where are you going? Vancouver, wow, all the way from Sydney. So, you’re going to be jammed into an aluminium tube with 500 strangers, confined to a 76cm x 91cm space for 18 hours, sounds peachy. Your chances of scoring […]

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Tips and Hacks

5 Tips to survive travelling as a couple

When Matt and I decided to move to London and travel the world together we each had the same initial thought, “How am I going to stop myself from killing you?” Let’s be honest, travelling as a couple is amazing and incredibly rewarding for your relationship (should you both survive) but it is also very […]

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