Travel

How do we travel smarter?

31/05/2016
How do we travel smarter?

I haven’t felt this way since my parents tried to convince me not to go backpacking around Europe in 2001.

I was due to fly out 10 days after September 11th…and they were worried. Everyone was worried – except for my friend and I. We had been planning this trip forever and we were going! My dad even tried to physically drag me from the airport!
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Travel

6 tips to help you prepare for your trip to Beijing

11/05/2016
6 tips to help you prepare for your trip to Beijing

Beijing is a remarkable city steeped in history and tradition. From the wonders of the Forbidden City, the Summer Palace and the Temple of Heaven, to the Silk Market and the Great Wall, you can literally spend weeks soaking up the sites, cultures, history, shopping and food.

But Beijing can also be a bit of a shock to the system if you aren’t prepared for it. From pollution to crowds of people, stepping foot in the city can be an onslaught to all of your sense.

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Lifestyle, Travel

The Perfect Weekend

19/04/2016
What's your idea of the perfect weekend?

What’s your idea of the perfect weekend?

Our idea of the perfect weekend involves a road trip down south, good food, a bottle of sparkling wine or nice beer, music and a movie + snuggles (in that order). How decadent yet simple is that.

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Lifestyle, Travel

A Redhead Living in Perth

13/03/2016
A Redhead Living in Perth

Don’t get me wrong, I LOVE summer, but a redhead living in Perth is bound to find a complication or three.

You see, I’m a redhead. I’m also partly pasty white, and partly freckly. I was born in Australia, and have lived here for most of my 33 years in existence. I definitely don’t fit into the atypical Aussie stereotype of blonde, blue-eyed, and tanned.

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