Eye to eye with elephants in Thailand

It’s hard to describe the feeling when I first stood in front of an elephant…Not because I felt scared or threatened but because I have never felt such admiration for…

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The ups and downs of New Zealand

The ups and downs of New Zealand

I waited patiently for my bag in Wellington airport after flying for what seemed like five minutes from Auckland. I felt strangely nervous and … View Post
The dos and don’ts of hostel life

The dos and don’ts of hostel life

If you’re lucky enough to have just booked your very first backpacking adventure, then you’re most likely reading this because you’ve … View Post
Five things I’ve learned from travelling so far

Five things I’ve learned from travelling so far

It’s been roughly ten weeks since I left the UK but to me, it feels more like ten months! This got me thinking. … View Post
Review: My stay at Cairns Central YHA

Review: My stay at Cairns Central YHA

After flying up from Sydney, I unexpectedly ended up staying in Cairns for two weeks planning the next leg of my trip. I was … View Post