They say you don’t know what you’ve got until it’s gone, and it’s fair to say I’ve underestimated the impact travel has on my head and heart lately. The kind of travel that takes you somewhere new, waking up every sense in your body making you actually feel the wind on your face. Are you … Continue reading Feeling the ‘fernweh’?
I meant it when I said I was on a mission. After visiting the South Coast a few weeks ago following the devastating fires, I’ve made it my mandate to #holidayherethisyear. Plus, it’s easy and cheap to holiday at home, which means more holidays. Are you with me yet? A nice ninety minute drive away, … Continue reading Back to the Blue Mountains
Holidaying down South has always helped clear my head. It could be for a week or just a weekend, but it’s usually exactly what I need. Now the South Coast needs our help. It’s on the front pages of newspapers worldwide. Fires tore through taking lives, homes and what was for most businesses, their busiest … Continue reading Supporting the South Coast
It’s crazy to think that it’s faster to get to another country than between some of the states within Australia. It’s crazy but it’s true. You don’t even get TVs on the plane going to New Zealand. By the time you’ve gone up, you’re preparing for landing. Landing in the country of jaw-dropping scenery, jandals … Continue reading A quickie in Queenstown
They say a picture is worth a thousand words. So how many does a video count for? Prepare for my longest blog ever. Continue reading Western Australia 2019
While not the driving motivator for my writing, making a career of documenting my stories has always been a little thing that floats in the back of my head on an appealingly fluffy looking cloud. So when a chance arises, I’ll give it a go. Here’s a go I gave for the World Nomads Travel … Continue reading At the core of Australia
Getting towards the end of our road trip and, having almost burnt a hole where the odometer used to be, you’d think we might start slowing down. You’d be wrong. Having reached the far South coast of Western Australia, here’s what we shoved into give or take three or four days. Apologies in advance as … Continue reading Coasting through West Australia