We arrived in Suzhou on Day 5 of our G Adventures ‘Ancient Empires’ tour. After having spent the night on a sleeper train from Xi’an, the early check in and shower were much appreciated! Suzhou was one of my favourite cities that we visited in China, and it was relatively small, compared to Beijing and… Continue reading Suzhou, China | Asia Adventure 2016
Following our adventures in Beijing and the Great Wall, our G Adventures tour group headed to Xi’an, which is about a two-hour flight south west of Beijing. Our evening flight there will unfortunately be featuring as one of my pits in this post, but our short time in Xi’an was certainly an interesting and eye… Continue reading Xi’an, China | Asia Adventure 2016
Just over a week ago my mum and I set off on our first Asia Adventure together. We are doing the G Adventures ‘Ancient Empires’ tour which takes us through the key sites and cities of both China and Japan. Our first week of traveling has been an absolute whirlwind so I am only now… Continue reading Beijing, China | Asia Adventure 2016
From my blog you can probably gather that I love to travel. I love to get away from my hometown and explore new, exciting places around the world. But this Summer I realised that there are so many incredible things to do and see without having to travel very far at all! I was lucky enough… Continue reading Exploring the Illawarra & South Coast | Adventures at Home in NSW Australia
Seven days ago I embarked on a challenge to go without some of the things I love, for the love of our future on this planet! Those people in my life know that climate change is an issue I feel extremely passionate about, and doing something about the climate crisis even more so. All of… Continue reading Five Things I’ve Learnt | Going Without Things I Love!
A daily hit of athletic-induced endorphins gives you the power to make better decisions, help you be at peace with yourself, and offset stress. Successful people replace the word ‘wish’, ‘should’ and ‘try’ with ‘I will’. Observe a plant before and after watering and relate these benefits to your body and brain. The conscious brain can… Continue reading Food for Thought | Vol. 3
One of my favourite parts of the festive season is Christmas films! There is honestly nothing I love more than sitting on the lounge, with the Christmas tree twinkling in the background, the air-conditioning going (because it’s Australia and it’s so damn hot), and watching a Christmas film with the family. I have a number of… Continue reading Twelve Days of Christmas | Film Edition