Australia is a very popular expat destination with lots of opportunities for work and travel. I headed off from Ireland, a disillusioned nurse, ready to embark on a big adventure. I had an overwhelming excitement to try something new so began with a call centre role selling life insurance, a bar pulling pints, then a… Continue reading Nursing in Oz: a travellers dream job.
Approximately 35,000 feet in the air and heading 9,607 miles away from home, I was ready to embark on a trip of a lifetime. I had never been to Australia, and I’d certainly never travelled by myself. I had never intended to travel alone. Even the thought of it shot a nervous jolt throughout my… Continue reading Solo travel: the best decision you’ll ever make.