Quite a while ago now I was tagged in a travel blogger series by The Little Backpacker (read her interview here) that was doing the rounds called ‘5 Cities I Would Return To’, and obviously, me being me, I started a post for it, and then promptly forgot all about it until just now. So … More 5 Cities I Would Return To
It’s been weeks, months and years of planning, hoping, wishing and dreaming, but I finally did it. I finally boarded that plane and moved to Australia! And what a crazy journey it’s been. This all began way back in December 2011 when, pretty much just days after arriving in this gloriously sunny country, I’d decided … More From London to Australia, A Journey
Let me take you back a photo I posted on May 7, 2012, a hot and sunny day in Santa Monica, Los Angeles. I was with two of my bestest friends in the whole world and we were just about to start our journey across the USA, from LA to Camp Sloane in Connecticut. Take … More Photo Of The Week…Santa Monica, Revisited
1. Stay at the HI Santa Monica in Los Angeles. 2. Shop on 3rd Street Promenade in Santa Monica, LA. 3. Ride the Cable Car in San Francisco. 4. Eat a sourdough chowder bowl at Boudin Bakery on the pier in San Francisco. 5. Stay at San Francisco International Hostel.
Arriving in Los Angeles on a hot and sunny afternoon, I had that excited feeling in my stomach, like a kid on Christmas eve…I was back in one of my favourite cities in the world (that I’ve visited), and I couldn’t wait to get back into the American way of life. We met Tash (a … More California Dreaming
Situated in what is possibly the best location of any hostel I’ve ever stayed in, the HI Santa Monica is a bustling hive of travelling energy. You’ll find the hostel in Santa Monica (duh) on 2nd street, between Broadway and Santa Monica Boulevard, just one block from 3rd St Promenade in one direction (one of … More Hostel Review: HI Santa Monica, Los Angeles
This week I said goodbye to Fiji and hello to the good old US of A, Los Angeles to be more exact. I’ve spent the last few days just hanging out in Santa Monica, having an awesome time with two of my besties (Rosa and Tash, who flew out from England to meet us the … More Photo Of The Week: Welcome to LA!
1. New York 2. Los Angeles 3. Havana 4. Seattle 5. Paris
Midway through my trip around America, I made it to one of my favourite places in the world (that I’ve seen so far) – Los Angeles. More specifically, the stretch of beach that runs between Venice and Santa Monica Piers, starting with Venice boardwalk, full of shops and stalls and people from all walks of … More Photo Of The Week: Santa Monica, LA