Have you ever stood on top of a mountain, in a blizzard, at a causal negative 18 degrees? Yeah, me neither. That was until I spent a week snowboarding in Niseko, Japan. After losing the feeling in my face on the first day, I quickly learnt that this wasn’t going to be the same as… Read More The Ultimate Japan Snow Trip Packing List
I love exploring different ethnic neighbourhoods. I believe, why visit one city, when you could explore four? The idea might sound a bit preposterous, but it’s entirely possible in Singapore. Singapore is the ultimate definition of a melting pot. I love how you can go for a walk here and see a mosque on one… Read More Singapore’s Ethnic Neighbourhood Exploration
Kuala Lumpur is rapidly developing in a sprawling metropolis. Traditional architecture is disappearing, making way for futuristic buildings and enormous shopping malls. But in KL, when the sun goes down, that all changes and the unpolished side of this part of Malaysia comes to life. Smoke and intriguing smells waft up through the air. Stalls… Read More Jalan Alor Street Food Night Market, Kuala Lumpur – A Photo Journal
Is there anything better than lounging poolside on a lush tropical island, cocktail in hand while the stresses of daily life slowly melt away? Absolutely not! Especially when your lounging is topped with free entertainment. And by free entertainment I mean a stealthy monkey sneaking in and stealing fruit for your cocktails from the coconut… Read More Checking In: Berjaya Resort, Langkawi Review
Melbourne is notoriously known for having all four seasons in one day. But my favourite of these seasons would have to be Summer. Which luckily is right on our doorstep. There is something about the sweltering hot days and balmy nights that make Melbourne magic in a whole other way to winter. There’s nothing like… Read More Best things to do in Melbourne this Summer
The sun was playing hide-and-seek with us the morning we visited the Langkawi Cable Car & Oriental Village . It had been drizzling. The clouds were scattered over the lush jungles of Langkawi Island. Not ones to let a little bit of wet weather stop us we rode our bikes down from Berjaya Resort ready for an… Read More Langkawi Cable Car & Oriental Village, Langkawi: A quick guide
I have just gotten back from a week long girls trip from Malaysia with my mum, Grammy and sister. We stayed at THE FACE Suites in Kuala Lumpur for a few days and had been out exploring the city. If you haven’t been to KL, as it is usually referred to, before then I must… Read More Mugged in Malaysia + 4 tips to prevent it happening to you
Backpacking vs. Glam-packing Me: “I’m not a real backpacker, I’m a ‘glam-packer’. There’s a difference. Duh.” You: “That’s cool, but ‘glam-packing’ is not a real thing. Stop trying to make ‘glam-packing’ happen. It’s just not going to happen” Mean Girls quotes aside, I insist ‘Glam-Packing’ is a legit thing. So I thought I’d take some… Read More Glam-Packing – What is it?