I did it! I moved to Canada. I'm only three days in but the hard part is over...(I hope). You know the goodbyes will be hard, but you never realise how tough they actually are until you're walking through security at the airport, the first moment of complete solitude, blinded by your own tears. I … Continue reading I moved to Canada!
On a sunny Monday afternoon at Heathrow last summer, I found myself gazing out of a plane window feeling like the weight of the world had been lifted off of my shoulders and dropped into the palm of my hands ready to be explored. A moment which usually would be accompanied by a bundle of … Continue reading Travel to heal
I had a two hour train journey home from work Thursday evening, I'd finished my book, was full of coffee and there was a plug socket right next to me. This meant it was time to write. I've been thinking a lot lately about what it actually means to 'live in the moment'. Naturally, as … Continue reading Grateful for where I’m at, excited about where I’m going
Travelling is one of the most desired things to do by humanity but it's also one of the most expensive. We have this attitude that it can be done by anyone anywhere, but a lot of the time money is the key reason why someone hasn't traveled or never even been abroad. Here's a list … Continue reading I changed my lifestyle so I could afford to travel
If you're thinking about applying for a Canadian working holiday permit you might get a little stumped throughout the application process, it's not as simple as getting an Australian or NZ visa (as far as I've heard) so here's a little how-to blog to ease the process. The whole process is done through International Experience … Continue reading How to apply for a Canadian working holiday visa
Travelling is a privilege, a luxury and not a necessity. And for many people it's merely just a dream-state that we enter when we lay our heads down at night. Not everyone is able to travel. Some people are physically unable to, others may suffer from mental health issues which stop them from doing so … Continue reading Why travelling is a privilege
Many of us count down the days until the weekend, and the months until summer. We listen to songs that throw us into a time machine and send us back to warm, hazy nights with friends or forward to new adventures. We hit the replay button on that one jam that triggers the memory of … Continue reading It’s not just about blue skies and sun-kissed skin