Steeped in over 100 years of gold rush history, Laverton is the starting point of the Outback Way which links Kalgoorlie and the Northern Goldfields with Alice Springs and Winton in Queensland. In 2012 I arrived in the regional town of Laverton to complete my 88 days of regional work for my second year visa. I … Continue reading Australia: The little town of Laverton
Throughout my earlier traveling days I loved the excitement that came with hostel living. Whilst big chain hostels like YHA, Base & Nomads were all great fun, I liked to try and scout those hostels that were more unique, HI-Ottawa Jail was definitely one of them! Located in Canada's Capital City Ottawa, this 15o year old former … Continue reading Canada: HI-Ottawa Jail Hostel.
You’ve fallen in love with ‘that girl’ who loves to travel but, before you choose the path to a journey of a lifetime with her, here’s six things you need to know before dating a girl with Wanderlust. She will never be impressed by your investment properties, bank balance or flash cars. Money and material things … Continue reading Do you have what it takes to date a girl with Wanderlust?
Watching the sun rise and set has become one of my most favourite things to do. No matter where in the world you are or what you are going through, the sun will rise and set. With each sun rise comes a new day filled with hope and opportunity and with each sun set comes closure and … Continue reading A Sunset Showdown: A Photo Diary
Isn't it funny how life has a way of working things out!? One day you can wake up and find yourself heading in a completely unexpected direction and something that was once never a priority can become the most important thing in the world. I have recently had a clear out of my laptop and … Continue reading To ‘Settle’ or Keep Going.
I haven't been very active over the last couple of weeks as my time has mainly been spent on all things baby and pregnancy related! Since my last post, we had the excitement of finding out we are expecting a baby boy, the stress of calling various child care centres to scout out those with a … Continue reading A Travel Inspired Nursery: A Personal Touch
Franz Josef Glacier lies in the South Island of New Zealand and stretches some 12 kilometers. Almost five years ago in 2011 myself and two friends joined an 8 hour guided hike from the base of the glacier. Luckily, our group kept such good pace and the rain stayed well away that we were able to hike … Continue reading New Zealand: Franz Josef Glacier – A Photo Diary