UPDATE OCTOBER 2017

Apologies, I’ve been useless with my blog recently and hardly posted anything. I haven’t done an update for a while, so thought I would fill you all in on the latest. I’m currently living in Brisbane, in Australia. I have an apartment in New Farm, which is a really nice area, and pretty close to…

TIPS FOR FINDING WORK IN AUSTRALIA AS A BACKPACKER

So you’ve got that Working Holiday Visa, planned a trip of a lifetime to Australia, but then reality kicks in and you realise if you want the travelling to continue, you’re going to have to work for it. A lot of travellers that go to Australia forget that it is a “working” holiday visa, and…

NEW YOUTUBE VIDEO

Head over to my YouTube channel to see my latest video from my week in Hong Kong. Shot on my GoPro Hero 4 and my Samsung S6. Check out there video here:

EXPLORING HONG KONG DIARY: DAY 3

Check out what I previously got up to in Hong Kong: EXPLORING HONG KONG DIARY: NIGHT 2 EXPLORING HONG KONG DIARY: DAY 2 HONG KONG: ARRIVAL Day 3 started off sunny, so I planned to head to the Big Buddha, aka the Tian Tan Buddha on the Ngong Ping island in Hong Kong. I really…

EXPLORING HONG KONG DIARY: NIGHT 2

Catch up with my previous Hong Kong Diary entries here: EXPLORING HONG KONG DIARY: DAY 2 HONG KONG: ARRIVAL So after a long day exploring Hong Kong for the first time, battling jet lag, and being overwhelmed how busy Hong Kong actually is, I headed out for my second evening. I had a few things…

EXPLORING HONG KONG DIARY: DAY 2

So I had my first night in my hostel. I had a mixture of jet lag, and also experienced what it’s like to try and sleep in a busy city like Hong Kong. The hostel was really good that it was centrally located, but this meant road traffic noise pretty much all night.┬áThat, and being…

10 THINGS I’VE LEARNED LIVING IN AUSTRALIA FOR 3 MONTHS

You can’t buy alcohol from the supermarket Back home, you can do your weekly food shop, and chuck in a few beers/bottles of wine with it, then go home. Not in Australia. You have to go to a specific bottle shop to purchase your alcohol. Luckily there’s usually one nearby to every supermarket, so you…

FIRST IMPRESSIONS: AUSTRALIA

I landed in Australia nearly 5 weeks ago now, on a working holiday visa. So I think now is a good time to reflect on my time so far, and let you know what my first impressions are. COSTS I’ll start with the one a lot of people ask about, money. Before I came to…

UPDATE JUNE 2017

First of all, apologies for not updating my blog in a while. I’m currently travelling up the East Coast in Australia, and the wifi over here is shockingly bad. So I’ve not been able to post as much as I’d hoped. I thought I’d write a little update about what I’m up to, then do…

HONG KONG: ARRIVAL

For those that follow me on my blog, and on instagram, you’ll know that I’ve set off for Australia, with a stopover in Hong Kong. I’m writing this very jet lagged, at midnight Hong Kong time. So apologies if it makes no sense! The Flight I flew to Hong Kong from London Heathrow with Virgin…