There’s something truly remarkable about taking a step back from a main street in a capital city, or busy tourist spot that you’re visiting, and being welcomed with something undeniably spectacular. It gives you the feeling that you’re the only one that’s discovered this hidden street, or secret garden, and gives you a feeling like no other. It really adds another dimension and appreciation to your travels.
Ah, London town. It’s one of those magical places in the world that one can only ever dream of reaching. For us Australians, it’s a little unfair that it happens to sit on the other side of the world! So having lived both in and near the shiny capital for nearly three years, I thought I’d shed some light on what it’s all about.
When I was in France late last year, I decided to stop off in Burgundy (or Bourgogne) on my way to Paris – which turned out to be a fabulous idea as the area happens to be very famous for its wines. Can anyone give me a hallelujah? During my travels I’ve become a huge enthusiast […]
You all know the feeling. You’ve just had an amazing time travelling – whether it was for one week, one month, or maybe even a year – and you come home and feel like you could run straight back to the airport if you had to, just to experience the holiday you had all over […]
I love the buzz of a major city and the craziness that surrounds it. The rushing people, the vast and endless streets, and soaking up the experience of it all. However, I love nothing more than finding an escape from it too – typical me! So I did just that in Tiergarten – the largest […]
Travelling is a remarkable adventure that many of us are lucky enough to experience at one point in our lives. Feeling the unknown, embracing the unusual and experiencing all of the highs. However, the one thing that is rarely spoken about is the lows. What about not enjoying yourself? What about getting ill? What about […]