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Fortitude Valley Forever

Fortitude Valley, described by Visit Brisbane as “a contradiction in itself – raw, yet sophisticated. It is where elegance and style meet grungy and offbeat” It’s a fantastic, kinda grubby, little gem about a mile outside of the Brissy CBD and I absolutely adore it! When I first arrived in Australia back in August 2014,… Continue reading Fortitude Valley Forever

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The End of an Era

I am very swiftly approaching the end of my current chapter. Having spent the last 2 years and 7 months travelling, living life as a wandering nomad across Australia, New Zealand, SE Asia and limited parts of Europe, it’ll soon be time to go home and back to reality. Do I want to go home?… Continue reading The End of an Era

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Moroccan Memories

Over the past few days my senses have been inspired by all things Moroccan. It began when I was thinking of a great iced mint tea I had last year in a café in Sydney. My mum had flown over to Australia and we were having breakfast together in Mezbah which is a really lovely… Continue reading Moroccan Memories

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A few weeks ago Kerry and I once again waved goodbye to relative stability and boarded a plane to the unknown. Well, South Australia, but we haven’t ventured to this part of the world before, it was exciting, scary and a little bit magical… We left Sydney on a grey, rain soaked, Friday morning, feeling… Continue reading Adelaide!!

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Beautiful Beaches & Happy Memories

Both my Instagram addiction and my love of all things Australian are still thriving so I thought it might be nice to share a few more of my favourite photographs with you. The last time I published an all visual post it seemed to go down pretty well, this time I thought I should give… Continue reading Beautiful Beaches & Happy Memories

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2 Outta 4 Aint Bad…Right?

Air bnb… I’m still trying to decide whether I love it or hate it. As I sit here now typing, I’m inclined to say that I love it. The cool places we’ve stayed, the friends (well, two, but it definitely deserves a plural!) we’ve made and the paths less travelled we’ve walked down. On the… Continue reading 2 Outta 4 Aint Bad…Right?