Whether you’ve just arrived in Australia or you’ve finished off an epic two year working holiday visa, the east coast is most definitely a rite of passage for all backpackers. From natural wonders to cosmopolitan cities, lush rainforests and pristine white sandy beaches, it is the trip of a lifetime! I spent 3 1/2 weeks… Continue reading Australia’s East Coast: Trip of a lifetime.
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.