A Wine Lovers Guide To Saint-Émilion, Bordeaux

A Wine Lovers Guide To Saint-Émilion, Bordeaux

I’m just going to say it, be prepared to be blown away by by Saint Emilion! Why? It has the most complex wine classification system I’ve ever heard of. Spectacular scenery to compliment its deep history and did I mention theres wine??   If you’re thinking of taking a trip to St Emilion while you’re in […]

An Unfit Girls Guide To Hiking The Cinque Terre

An Unfit Girls Guide To Hiking The Cinque Terre

I don’t attend a Gym, can’t remember the last time I recorded my step count and definitely eat a lot of great but terrible for you food. So, I decided to hike the Cinque Terre in 30+ degree heat with no practice. If I can manage it anyone can! If you’re on the edge of […]

Top Tips For Train Travel In Italy

Top Tips For Train Travel In Italy

Getting around Italy by train is, in my opinion, the easiest way to travel the country. I managed to navigate a few of the rail lines and transfers with ease and little stress. Here are a few of my top tips on travelling Italy by train. Book Tickets in Advance This isn’t exactly a golden […]

The Complete Guide To Wine Tasting in Peidmont

The Complete Guide To Wine Tasting in Peidmont

For anyone who knows me, I’m keen on my wine. I’ve managed to go tasting in a few difference regions and countries now. Helped along by my partners enthusiasm for a glass of Red. We’ve taken a few more trips together recently. This was our first experience in Italy and it is slightly different to […]

Making The Most of 12 Hour Layover in Singapore

Making The Most of 12 Hour Layover in Singapore

This was my first layover where I had enough time to explore the city outside of the airport. Coming from NZ made it pretty easy as all our long haul flights tend to be overnighters. So we could catch some Z’s on the flight and be fresh for a trip to Singapore the next day, […]

6 Things To Consider When Moving Abroad

6 Things To Consider When Moving Abroad

It’s over 5 years since I left the UK to try my hand at living abroad. Initially, some short stints in the US and then further afield to New Zealand. Although I wouldn’t change anything the way it happened and definitely no regrets for picking up my life and moving not once, but twice. There are […]

Is Wellington The Coollest Little Capital?

Is Wellington The Coollest Little Capital?

So admittedly, I’ve not lived in many capital cities, in fact Wellington is my first and only one. I used to be against the hectic lifestyle of the cramped commute and queues for days. But now, there are a bunch of reasons why I love living in one! Living in New York for a few […]

4 Days on the Whanganui River

4 Days on the Whanganui River

One of my Bucket List Items is to complete all 10 Great Walks in New Zealand, so why not start with the Whanganui river crossing to kick it off. My Experience Setting Up The crossing itself is roughly 145km long from Taumarunui to Pipiriki for the full course or a shorter course from Whakahoro also ending […]

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