Warning: You might find Haw Par Villa legitimately disturbing. Imagine you’ve died. The whole ordeal is pretty undesirable (to say the least) and you’re hoping things will get better from this point in. Unfortunately for you though, death will not be the end of your suffering. You still have to make... Read more →
Ever not ordered a meal because you can’t pronounce it? Ever been frightened to talk to a ticket lady because you can’t pronounce your destination? Ever felt like you’re anxious about…everything. Me too! But that doesn’t have to stop the travel fun!
Post travel depression is real, but if you succumb to it don’t make the mistake of expecting any precious pity. It’s of little surprise that the phenomenon of being exceptionally glum when returning from the trip of a lifetime is met with absolutely zero sympathy from the friends and... Read more →
- Her bright yellow dress twirls. Her shiny hair flicks. She runs through the narrow alleyway but we can’t see her face. Somehow we know she’s smiling anyway. The windows of the charming shop fronts reflect her glowing skin in the golden sunshine. All sense of reality is lost. Because Instagram...Read More »
- Stepping through the crooked doorframe you could be forgiven for thinking you’re intruding. A pot sits on the cast iron stove, but the water has long ago evaporated. A storybook sits open at the wooden table, but its pages are dusty and faded. There are clothes sprawled across an ironing...Read More »
- Perth, one of the most isolated cities in the world, ruled by workers in high vis clothing and kookaburras that steal your food. A city full of expensive coffee shops and people who complain about expensive coffee – then buy the expensive coffee…every single day…twice a day. A city with shark...Read More »
- I wanted to start a travel blog, but there was always something stopping me. Looking back I realise it was just my own brain. I started my first blog when I was 22 and going through an ACL reconstruction. It was a pun-filled, poorly written stumble through my surgery and...Read More »