Catching flights… and feelings

Catching flights… and feelings

Lately I've seen an influx of articles, social media posts and memes encouraging us all to 'catch flights, not feelings'. The motto seems pretty inspiring, especially for female world travellers. Even though the world has come on quite a bit, we're still getting over...

Is Farm Work Even Worth It?

When Chris and I decided to do farm work in order to earn a second year visa in Australia, it was not without strife. It was hard finding a farm. Once we decided on a place and went there, we didn’t realise we would end up waiting a whole month until we actually...

The Travellers Manifesto

The Travellers Manifesto

Lately I've been thinking about what it means to be a traveller, about the profound effect travelling can have on our lives and our outlook, and about how the decisions we make as a traveller are important and have a knock on effect. We can allow travel to do what we...

Dealing With Homesickness

I've been away from home for 6 months now. 6 whole months. wow. The time really has flown by. When you decide to up sticks and leave behind everything you have ever known for an indefinite amount of time, you have to make some compromises. Whilst travel is always...

Well Sydney Was… OK

Sydney. The most iconic and definitive Australian city. Despite the fact that Canberra is technically the capital, most people presume it to be Sydney. It's home to the Sydney Opera House, the Sydney Harbour Bridge, Darling Harbour, Circular Quay, Bondi Beach. It's...