port douglas sunset view from rex smeal park
My adventures, Travel thoughts

My favourite spots in Port Douglas

My favourite spots in Port Douglas Around 11 months ago I visited Port Douglas in Far North Queensland, Australia on holiday, and I loved it so much that when I came to live here. It didn't take long to fall in love with the hot, sunny weather, beautiful beach, friendly people and relaxed lifestyle. It's… Continue reading My favourite spots in Port Douglas

ayers rock, or uluru, northern territory, australian outback
My adventures, Travel guides

48 Hours at Ayers Rock

48 Hours at Ayers Rock Last year Conor's family came to visit and we all headed to Ayers Rock, as well as a few other places. We decided to stay for two nights, which was the perfect amount of time in my opinion. Our main priorities were the two sunrises and two sunsets, which you… Continue reading 48 Hours at Ayers Rock

Travel thoughts

Things I Miss About England

Things I Miss About England As exciting as it is to venture into the unknown and explore fascinating new countries, there will always be things that you miss from home. Some things you'll completely forget about until someone mentions them, whilst others you will crave. I left England in September 2016, and I will finally… Continue reading Things I Miss About England

Travel advice, Travel thoughts

Things I Wish I’d Known Before Coming to Australia

Things I Wish I'd Known Before Coming to Australia True to my nature, I was pretty organised when planning my trip to Australia. I had a big old to do list, divided into when things should be done - booking a hostel, setting up a bank account, those kinds of things. Maybe I'll even share… Continue reading Things I Wish I’d Known Before Coming to Australia

valentines gifts for travellers
Travel thoughts

Valentines Gifts For Travellers

Valentines Gifts For Travellers Hello and happy Saturday! You may be thinking: But Kerry, you post on Sundays, not Saturdays. Well this week is a little different, and no, I probably won't post tomorrow as well. This week is different because I am taking part in a blog link up with 13 other amazing bloggers.… Continue reading Valentines Gifts For Travellers

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How I’ve Funded 2.5 Years in Aus

How I've Funded 2.5 Years in Aus Hello lovelies, and happy Sunday! It looks like it's already that time of the week again where I write a new blog post.  This week it's a more informative one, answering a question that many people wonder about before coming to Australia (or travelling anywhere for that matter).… Continue reading How I’ve Funded 2.5 Years in Aus

lake bellfield the grampians
My adventures, Travel thoughts

A Long Weekend in the Grampians

A Long Weekend in the Grampians Hello, hello and happy Sunday! If you've read my recent post on a long weekend on the Great Ocean Road then you will know that last January (2018) I discovered a love for camping when Conor and I visited the Great Ocean Road. At the end of that trip we… Continue reading A Long Weekend in the Grampians

australia working holiday visa
Travel advice

Your Australian Working Holiday Visa Questions Answered

Your Australian Working Holiday Visa Questions Answered You may be aware that I'm from England originally, but in 2016 I came to Australia on a working holiday visa. I decided to do a second year working holiday visa and now I'm on a student visa. I'm in a few Australia backpacker Facebook groups and I… Continue reading Your Australian Working Holiday Visa Questions Answered