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I found Nemo!

AUSTRALIA | Tuesday, 17 Feb 2015 | Views [186]

It felt really good to be back in Oz. I've got great memories from when I visited Perth in my teenage years so I got very excited to finally be in eastern Australia visiting places I've dreamt about coming to for a very long time.  I flew into ... Read more >


Photos: Australia

AUSTRALIA | Monday, 16 Feb 2015 | Photo Gallery


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New Zealand round up

NEW ZEALAND | Tuesday, 27 Jan 2015 | Views [204] | Comments [1]

Trying a different 'diary' style - mixing it up a little. So... Mount Cook - 16 Jan Driving to Mount Cook we passed the most incredible lake of bright blue water. The lake and stream at the bottom of the mountains were a pale grey colour which was ... Read more >


I *heart* south island

NEW ZEALAND | Friday, 16 Jan 2015 | Views [381]

My arrival on the south island started with blazing sunshine, a drive through the vineyards of Marlborough (stopping for a cheeky wine tasting session along the way) to Abel Tasman National Park and finished with a beautiful pink sunset by the beach ... Read more >


Photos: New Zealand

NEW ZEALAND | Thursday, 8 Jan 2015 | Photo Gallery


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Kia Ora (not just a juice but also a Maori greeting - who knew!?)

NEW ZEALAND | Tuesday, 6 Jan 2015 | Views [309]

Right! So much to catch up on! Wifi access in NZ is pants but need to ensure I post more often as this is a marathon update... My time in New Zealand got off to a slow start but I guess that was to be expected with it being the Christmas period. Since ... Read more >


Farewell Fiji

FIJI | Tuesday, 23 Dec 2014 | Views [566] | Comments [1]

My time in Fiji has now come to an end. I could easily spend weeks on end here jumping from one island to another although I feel good about what I've managed to see - four days doing a full loop of the main island, three days in the Yasawa's and a ... Read more >


Photos: Fiji

FIJI | Friday, 19 Dec 2014 | Photo Gallery

Fiji
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Bula vinaka!!!!

FIJI | Thursday, 18 Dec 2014 | Views [550]

Wow! Fiji is amazing!!!! I'm travelling with 3 others girls that are also all solo backpacking; one Yorkshire lass, a Dutch girl and a German girl. We're on a tour around the main island with our guide, Emy, who is so much fun plus we seem to get treated ... Read more >


Time to board my next plane already!

HONG KONG | Sunday, 14 Dec 2014 | Views [275]

Have loved Hong Kong. I've found it to be such a polite city - hardly any jostling or raised voices - about as zen as you could possibly get for somewhere with so many inhabitants.  Victoria Peak and just the tram ride up itself was amazing ... Read more >


Photos: Hong Kong

HONG KONG | Sunday, 14 Dec 2014 | Photo Gallery


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Here it begins!

HONG KONG | Thursday, 11 Dec 2014 | Views [298]

I'm pleased to report my trip has got off to a good start (and long may it continue!)... The inaugural direct flight from Manchester to Hong Kong I borded was something in itself to behold - check in desk greeting from a dragon dancing to Chinese techno ... Read more >


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