Tag Archives: Travel

Interesting facts about Colombia Fun Facts

Interesting facts about Colombia Fun Facts There are many interesting facts about Colombia, but the history of the country has often been overshadowed as a tourist destination.  This shouldn’t be the case, Colombia offers diverse natural wonders, delicious cuisine, year-round

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5 Great Hacks to Help Sleep on a Plane

Ways to deal with Jet Lag

5 Great Hacks to Help Sleep on a Plane People dread flights the most when travelling. Some people even fear it, while others just find it extremely uncomfortable.  Here are 5 Great Hacks to Help Sleep on a Plane. The New

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What am I packing for South America

I’m way ahead of schedule on packing for South America.  You’re either team pack or team unpack. I’m definitely team pack as when I get home from a trip my bad will stay packed in a corner for months weeks.

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Where are the best vacation spots?

Where is my favourite place in the world? Along with where are the best vacation spots in the world, I get these two questions all the time?  These are the type of questions that are very hard for a seasoned

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My South America adventure

south america adventure

My South America Adventure I’ve been planning my trip around South America for the last few months now and its finally coming together.  I just booked my tickets today for my South America Adventure!  Nothing like waiting till the last

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I won a Liebster Award!

The Liebster award has been around for a few year, its a way to get to know some new bloggers.  I have nominated a few blog and you can see who I have nominated at the bottom of the post

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Travel Year in Review 2016 and what’s next 2017

travel year in review

2016 Travel Year in Review When 2016 began I was really excited for it. I had just finished six months in Africa and even though I had come back to NZ to work I was excited to have a routine

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Travel Whispers Blogger Challenge

As 2016 draws to a close a lot of bloggers are looking back at everything they’ve done this year and everywhere they’ve been. At the end of each year I like to come up with my travel goals for the

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Omo Valley – Hamar Wedding Ceremony

We went to Omo Valley to visit the ethnic tribes of Ethiopia.  They are so far south that we were about 10 kilometres from South Sudan.  The highlight of the visit was a tribe Wedding Ceremony. The wedding ceremony involves

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Taj Mahal

Taj Mahal

 When I first started planning my trip to India I knew stopping at the Taj Mahal would be a must for me.  Known as the ‘crown of palaces’, the Taj Mahal is a white marble mausoleum built for Mughal emperor

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My epic overland trip from Cairo to Cape Town

Cairo to Cape Town

My Cairo to Cape Town journey through 15 countries in East Africa. In 2015 I flew to Cairo to start my 19 week overland trip from Cairo to Cape Town.  This was the adventure of a lifetime driving overland from Cairo in

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Favourite walks around Wellington

I love to walk around Wellington.  As the saying goes you can’t beat Wellington on a good day.  I have learned that you can’t hold out for the ‘good days’ here and that you have to get outside otherwise you’ll

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Getting an online evisa Myanmar

Getting an evisa for Myanmar

Applying for an evisa Myanmar If you are a tourist travelling to Myanmar you will need to apply for a tourist evisa.  You can apply online for an evisa Myanmar by going to this website.  I would not use any

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How travel has travel changed in the last 20 years

How travel has changed in the last 20 years My first trip abroad was to France and travel has changed in the last 20 years.  Twenty years of travel and over 60+ countries has taught me a lot about myself. Its

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Go Study Abroad

Go Study Abroad Many people say one of their biggest regrets is that they never studied abroad.  This was never top of my list my first three years of school but then I decided since I didn’t get to take

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