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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… Continue reading FIRST IMPRESSIONS: AUSTRALIA

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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… Continue reading UPDATE JUNE 2017

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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… Continue reading HONG KONG: ARRIVAL

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TRAVEL INSURANCE – THE SMALL PRINT

Travel insurance isn't the nicest part of your trip to sort out, especially if you're not clued up about what's what. Travel insurance is a must, but it's a well known fact that they will try anything to get out of paying up. So you need to be careful. Check out my post here, about A… Continue reading TRAVEL INSURANCE – THE SMALL PRINT

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MY PACKING ESSENTIALS TO TAKE BACKPACKING

There are a few things I take backpacking, that aren't always on your typical backpackers packing list. But they are things that I find essential and super helpful, so are definitely worth adding to your packing list if you want to make your life a little easier. Lush Solid Shampoo & Conditioner Bars I used… Continue reading MY PACKING ESSENTIALS TO TAKE BACKPACKING

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HOW TO CONVINCE YOUR PARENTS IT’S OK TO GO BACKPACKING

A lot of parents don't want you to go because of safety issues, or have a lot of worries about what it's doing for your future. And other parents are really supportive. I always find it a little sad when I hear parents have stopped their children doing something they really want to do. I… Continue reading HOW TO CONVINCE YOUR PARENTS IT’S OK TO GO BACKPACKING

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MISCONCEPTIONS OF BRITISH PEOPLE

While travelling across the world, it's safe to say I've heard a lot of misconceptions about us British people. People automatically assume that because you're British, you're the following: We all love Harry Potter Don't get me wrong, a lot of British people like Harry Potter and it is a big household name in Britain,… Continue reading MISCONCEPTIONS OF BRITISH PEOPLE

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A GUIDE TO THE BEACHES IN ST IVES, CORNWALL

St Ives is a popular holiday destination in the UK. Hundreds, if not thousands, flock to Cornwall in the summer holidays. With crystal clear waters, and beautiful beaches, it's not hard to see why. Here is a guide to the beaches in St Ives, Cornwall. If you're ever in the UK, it's definitely worth going… Continue reading A GUIDE TO THE BEACHES IN ST IVES, CORNWALL