New Zealand: 6 Must-See South Island Spots

When I spent a year travelling and working in Australia, I knew that before eventually heading home to the UK, I wanted to visit New Zealand. It's too close to Australia, and too far a distance from home to not see it! Plus, you can bet that half the backpackers you meet in Australia have… Continue reading New Zealand: 6 Must-See South Island Spots

Melbourne: Thoughts on My First Week Down Under

Technically I've been away from home now for 11 days. I spent 2 days of that in Singapore, another day roughly in travel and now I'm here: St Kilda, Melbourne, Australia. As I write this now, I'm sitting at a wooden ledge in a café looking out at the sea, which is probably about 30… Continue reading Melbourne: Thoughts on My First Week Down Under