Couchsurfing. A term I had heard of only once when one of my more wilder than wild friends told me that this is what she had done for 6 weeks throughout her travels in South America. A concept designed primarily for travellers to stay as ‘guests’ in homes around the world, to experience and share … More On the couch in the Côte d’Azur: Nice
I am forever being asked “where is your favourite place?” Considering i have been bouncing (slingshot) around this beautiful earth for over three years now, i should surely have one right? So incredibly wrong. I hand on heart do not think i could pick just one piece of paradise to call my favourite. The truth is, i … More Doorsteps, stairways & colour pop walls: Top ten insta photo ops around the world
Where to begin. I’ve been so slack on keeping this, ‘journal of tales’ yet have acquired far too many to be kept for my own personal amusement/ horror (delete as appropriate). Nevertheless, going forward from now I am going to continue to divulge the stories that one day I will be able to tell those … More Palm Trees, chin doctors & angel wings: Welcome to LA
It’s 4am in rainy Auckland New Zealand. The rain is pattering against the window, it’s reminding me of home. I am wide awake. Hungry. Thirsty. Head spinning with a million thoughts. Why does all the magic happen at such unearthly hours. When I was young I was only able to study during the ghost hours … More 4am thoughts: the curse or magic of jet lag?
I wasn’t sure if anywhere would have the same energetic vibes as some of the places I have been lucky enough to visit. For me, the most magical places that I have experienced have been the places that boast a different and unique kind of energy to anywhere else in the world. The kind of … More Cidade Maravilhosa: Rio de Janeiro
I’ve visited Germany several times before, ticking off Hamburg, Frankfurt and Berlin (the latter being a personal favourite!) So seeing that a trip to Munich was up next for Mays adventuring, i cant say i was too overly excited. A 48 hour stay too. Damn. Eyes rolled when came the suggestion of visiting a castle … More Stepping in to a fairytale: Munich
As part of the job, you have to be able to entertain the question asked by the majority of people you encounter when they first learn what you do. You want to be able to answer with sincerity and passion and tell them how you left your heart in that place. Oh so cheesy…oh so … More NYC: The city that never sleeps. And neither do you.