32 days in Japan

32 DAYS IN JAPAN I visited Japan in 2014, fell in love with the country and went back a year and a half later (in March 2016) – this time, for a full month. I spent three weeks travelling Tokyo, Kyoto, Sapporo, and Hiroshima with my partner and the remaining time, solo in Tokyo where I […]

Accommodation

Photo: City Circus Athens, 2016. ACCOMMODATION Below are my favourite resources when it comes time to book accommodation. 1. booking.com Booking.com is hands-down the best accommodation booking site I know. Once you book 5 times, you activate Genius status (.genius is their travel rewards programme) which unlocks a 10% discount and freebies/perks such as free […]

Flights

Photo: Flight from Tokyo to Sapporo (Japan) FLIGHTS Below are my favourite sites for flights along with some practical tips on how to search for the best deal. This page will be updated as I find better resources. 1. Skyscanner Skyscanner is often my first stop when looking for flights. The website is easy to […]

8 days in Hong Kong

8 days in Hong Kong This was my third visit to Hong Kong! The more I visit Hong Kong, the more I like it. Who I travelled with I was travelling with my partner Luke. He’s a foodie and did a ton of research on places to eat in Hong Kong before we left Sydney […]

Boseong Green Tea Fields

Boseong Green Tea Fields AUGUST 2015   Music from Audioblocks available under a Royalty Free License Agreement.   We met the cutest Korean couple on this trip! If you’re up for a trek, consider the green tea fields at Daehan Dawon Tea Plantation in Boseong. Who I travelled with. My friends from Goseong! We’re all ESL […]

Seoul Summer

Summer in Seoul After 5 months in South Korea, my boyfriend Luke, my sister and her partner flew over from Sydney.  It was one friggin hot summer but we managed to get through it! Below is a video of our time together in Seoul- check out our sweaty faces… A video of my summer break […]

Hiking: Jirisan National Park

HIKING: JIRISAN NATIONAL PARK DECEMBER 2015 Jirisan is South Korea’s largest national park. It covers 3 provinces, Gyeongsangnam-do, Jeollanam-do and Jeollabuk-do, and is a hiker’s paradise! The second tallest mountain in South Korea, Mount Jirisan can be found standing here at 1915m above sea level – the tallest being Mount Hallasan on Jeju Island (1950m). […]