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Aisle Seat vs. Window Seat: The Great Debate

Aisle Seat vs. Window Seat: The Great Debate I've always been a window seat kind of person. It just feels a little more private and less exposed. I love looking out of the window at take off and landing, plus I'm terrible at sleeping on planes and I just always felt that it's easier in… Continue reading Aisle Seat vs. Window Seat: The Great Debate

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Top Tips to Avoid Jet Lag

Top Tips to Avoid Jet Lag I first came to Australia from England in 2016 with my partner, Conor. Despite crossing several time zones on the 25-hour journey, and me barely being able to sleep on planes at all, neither of us experienced jet lag. We landed at around 10pm, and wanted to go out… Continue reading Top Tips to Avoid Jet Lag

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Why You Need to Add Port Douglas to Your Australia Bucket List

Why You Need to Add Port Douglas to Your Australia Bucket List It's funny, I had never even heard even heard of Port Douglas a couple of years ago, even though I had been in Australia for a few months. Yet as soon as I came here I never wanted to leave. I see so… Continue reading Why You Need to Add Port Douglas to Your Australia Bucket List

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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

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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

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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