Hello from Melbourne Australia! We have finally made it to Melbourne, capital of Victoria, and it’s boiling! There seems to be a light coverage of cloud that is locking the heat in creating a warm breeze resulting in such a rise in temperature compared to what we are used to. Coming from New Zealand— we […]Read More AUSTRALIA: MELBOURNE & SYDNEY
Kia Ora! It’s our final two weeks travelling around New Zealand and I’m feeling pretty sad but also very excited to be heading to Australia, a brand new country, to see what their culture has to offer. During the last couple of weeks, we have a number of long bus journeys to get to our final destinations. […]Read More NEW ZEALAND: WEEKS FIVE & SIX
Dates: 10th- 17th February (Week 4) Kia Ora! We made it to Queenstown and let me tell you, it’s beautiful and you realise as soon as you drive into the town why everyone raves about it so much! The town itself is not so big and resembles a ski resort— which isn’t surprising considering you’re […]Read More New Zealand: Queenstown
Dates: 4th-10th February Kia Ora! I can’t believe that we’re into our third week of New Zealand already AND we’ve been away from home for a month! It seems to have gone by super fast but looking back, it’s like a lifetime ago since we were standing in Newcastle airport saying goodbye— I’m definitely missing […]Read More New Zealand: Week Three
Dates: 28th Jan-3rd Feb Kia Ora! Another week has gone by in New Zealand, and we have transferred from the North island to the South Island. This week we visited; Taupo, River Valley, Wellington, Nelson and Kaiteriteri. It has been so great! Te Puia On route to the next stop of our New Zealand adventure […]Read More NEW ZEALAND: WEEK TWO
Dates: 20th-27th January. Kia Ora! We’re onto our third country of the trip already and the one I’ve been most excited for. We have six weeks ahead of us in beautiful NEW ZEALAND! Travelling here from Fiji wasn’t particularly drama free – our flight was grounded for ‘technical difficulties’ and we had a four hour […]Read More New Zealand: Week One
Bula everyone! What a week we’ve spent in Fiji! Imagine… crystal clear turquoise seas with colourful coral that stretches for miles… orange and pink skies that frame the soft clouds at sunset… white sandy beaches with little crabs that will keep you mesmerised for hours… temperatures soaring into the 30s that will get you sizzling […]Read More Fiji time!
Hello again! I know what you’re thinking, back again so soon?! Don’t worry, my blog posts won’t usually be this frequent, usually just once a week but I’ve had a bit of time on my hands with all the flights so I thought I’d update you on our 30 hours in Singapore! What did I […]Read More Short but sweet stop in Singapore
FINALLY we’ve left Newcastle and we’re on our way to Singapore! It’s been a long time coming and I’m very pleased to be writing from my plane seat my first proper travelling blog post all about the trip preparation. How did we come to setting off on this trip? Zoe and I both graduated from […]Read More JET SET GOOO!