The Mountain is Waiting

After months of preparation, armchair research, weekends spent tramping up and down National Parks, and countless trips to adventure stores, it’s finally here. The adventure starts today. In a sense it doesn’t quite seem real yet. There’s been so much “normal life” to sort out that this trip still feels far off, intangible, surreal. I’m…

The Best Cyprus has to offer!

Whether you are looking for sun soaked beaches, culture or exciting nightlife, Cyprus has it all! There are many great resorts in Cyprus but two particular favourites are Paphos and Coral Bay. Paphos Paphos is located on the south west coast of Cyprus, getting there is relatively easy and because many major airlines fly there it…

4 Luxurious Destinations to Put on Your Travel List

There’s plenty of average in this world. Many of us live average lives, eat an average meal, and if and when we can go on vacation, we go to an average place. We live most of our days in the average bubble, but sometimes we need to break free of the mediocre and live it…

Awesome Aussie Road Trips

Australia has a wealth of fantastic attractions, but there’s nothing quite like driving around and exploring the great outdoors yourself. What better way than to drive your own car and take as much or as little time as you want. Be adventurous and take yourself out on the open road. Rent a rugged and durable vehicle, like…

One for the Road: Travel’s Little Luxuries

Once you’ve been on the road for a little while, it starts to happen. The smallest, simplest things become travel’s little luxuries. If you’ve been backpacking – a strong wi-fi signal, a steady supply of copious hot water, a single dorm bed in an empty room. If you’ve been moving around a lot, luxury can…

A Guide to Malaysian Street Food

Malaysia is a foodie’s paradise. The country is the centre of global crossroads, with influences from China, India, Thailand, and colonial Britain weaving an intricate tapestry of cuisine and culture. Coupled with fresh produce, a willingness to try anything and the average Malaysian’s love of food, the result is a veritable smorgasboard of dishes. The…

Tips for Travel: Packing

Packing for a trip can be confusing and exhausting. Do you bring that extra jacket “just in case”? How many clothes do you really need on a six month trip around the world? With airlines reducing check in luggage weight, charging for extra bags and the added complication of domestic flights having a lower check…