Brisbane to 1770, with a stop at the Milky Way

Ahhh, mini-breaks, little lifelines to get you through the monotonous working weeks while you save dollarydoos for travelling. This particular 4 day road trip had us heading north from Brisbane, camping our way up the our final destination of Seventeen Seventy, (small coastal town where Jame's Cook first landed in the area we now call … Continue reading Brisbane to 1770, with a stop at the Milky Way

Bridal Veil Falls

The wonderfully named Bridal Veil Falls is a spectacular 55m waterfall, situated a short drive away from the popular tourist destination Raglan, New Zealand. It takes approximately 10 minutes to reach the bottom of the fall where they have an awesome walkway and some seats waiting for you. Sadly, however, swimming is strictly prohibited as … Continue reading Bridal Veil Falls

Marokopa Falls & Mangapohue Natural Bridge

For those of you who have followed my recent blog posts you may have noticed a trend...waterfalls! My boyfriend in particlaur loves them for jumping/climbing reasons. For me, it's their beauty. We've lost count of how many waterfalls we've seen around Australia, Europe and now New Zealand but one thing is for sure, there's many … Continue reading Marokopa Falls & Mangapohue Natural Bridge

Cathedral Cove & Hot Water Beach

The Coromandel Peninsula of North Island, New Zealand, is a stunning setting for a road trip. We drove silently along the coast line taking in all the beautiful surroundings as we headed towards Cathedral Cove. It was not far off sunset by the time we arrived so as we started our 45 minute walk to … Continue reading Cathedral Cove & Hot Water Beach

Huka Falls

Wow! I've heard a lot about Huka Falls since I have been in New Zealand and this past week I had the chance to see them. Situated in Taupo on the Waikato River, the falls have to be one of the most beautiful I have seen in terms of colour and most impressive in power. … Continue reading Huka Falls

My Top 5 Favourite European Cities

Europe! So many beautiful countries, so many beautiful cities. I was lucky enough to do two trips around Europe this past year, the first being in winter (Dec 13' - Feb 14') and the second one taking place in summer. ( July 14'- Sept 14') We visited a total of 11 countries overall and explored … Continue reading My Top 5 Favourite European Cities

My First Week in Wellington

I've arrived! I'm on the other side of the world; far from home, family and friends. The adventure started Sunday morning (October 5th) we woke early to make our way to the bus station; my parents, sister, her partner and baby all came down to wave myself and my boyfriend off. Saying goodbye never gets … Continue reading My First Week in Wellington

Watch “Jumping Around Europe – GoPro3+ Black Edition” on YouTube

So, my boyfriend made a sweet little video of all his favourite swimming spots, dives and cliff jumps around Europe! If you love Gopro videos check it out, such a great way to document travel memories. Jumping Around Europe - GoPro3+ Black Edition: http://youtu.be/iDKCJU64iTE Music: Sub Focus - Let The Story Begin

Thank you Budgie.

Yesterday, we sold Budgie. Though he may not be the fastest, hippest car around he was our car. He was the car we roadtripped around Europe twice, creating amaizng memories all the way.  Selling him meant the end of our European adventure, the end of living in my hometown... but the beginning of a whole … Continue reading Thank you Budgie.

Wild Swimming: Pont d’Arc & Cascade du Sautadet

As we left Barcelona we headed towards Southern France, searching for some natural beauty. We'd previously researched areas of interest before and during our trip, it's so beneficial having your own car to travel in if you want to escape from the typical tourist traps!Our first destination was Pont d'Arc, a large natural arch 5km … Continue reading Wild Swimming: Pont d’Arc & Cascade du Sautadet