Things I like to do when I’m not travelling (which is most of the time)

Things I like to do when I'm not travelling (which is most of the time)

Due to the type of travelling holidays we prefer to take (read: long Winter wonderland trips staying in nice hotels), we don’t actually travel that much. Most of our year is spent saving up our money and annual leave for our next big adventure, and working full-time office jobs. We don’t go out very often,Read more

The Curious Quokka of Rottnest Island

The Curious Quokka of Rottnest Island

One of the things we were most excited about doing in Western Australia was taking a trip to Rottnest Island to meet the Quokka. A Quokka is a little critter that calls the islands off Western Australia home. They look like a cross between a wallaby and a smaller animal like a rat or rabbit.Read more

Exploring Western Australia’s Jewel Cave

Exploring Western Australia’s Jewel Cave

Three things we really wanted to do during our visit to WA: catch up with family, check out the gorgeous range of beaches, and explore a cave or two. Jewel Cave was at the top of our list. So, during our epic South-Western Australia Road Trip, we were sure to make our way to JewelRead more

Road Trip: South-Western Australia beach hopping

Road Trip: South-Western Australia beach hopping

The only thing better than a road trip is a road trip along the south-west coast of Western Australia with your family. Amiright? Think: four adults squished in the back seat, long drives between stops, and twenty different opinions about where to go and how to get there. But more on that later. First, aRead more

Things you usually take for granted that become super important when traveling

Wanderlust

Like it or not, we all subconsciously take aspects of our daily lives for granted. We usually don’t even realise how much we’re taking these things for granted. We get so used to living a certain way, or having exactly what we need at hand, at any given moment. No more is this highlighted thanRead more

Road Trip: Cradle Mountain

Road Trip to Cradle Mountain

Ready to take a virtual road trip to Cradle Mountain? I’ve picked up your favourite snacks, got a great playlist ready to go, and the tank is full of petrol. All you need to do is buckle your seatbelt and settle in for the ride. Cradle Mountain lies in the Central Highlands of Tasmania, hereRead more

The art of European bed making and why I love it

The Art of European Bed Making

I’ve developed an unhealthy obsession with the way some Europeans make their bed. In other words, I’ve become a fan of the ‘one bed, two duvets’ method. The first time we visited Europe, we were a little confused by the bedding situation. It’s a little weird, right? We thought they had forgotten to give usRead more

Pictures from Positano

Pictures from Positano

Perched on a cliff of Italy’s Amalfi Coast, Positano is the perfect destination for a romantic getaway. With a beautiful beach-side and vibrant flowers hanging off windowsills and balconies, we got a lot of the (very) short time we were there. Getting There Getting to Positano can be difficult, without a bit of research first.Read more

5 Things Travel has Taught Me

5 Things Travel has Taught Me

Travel has taught me so much about myself, my relationships, and the world around me. I’ve seen things I’d previously only dreamed about, I’ve faced fears, and I’ve learned to appreciate the value of living minimally. I’ve also realised how lucky I am to have been born in such a free country as New Zealand.Read more