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Life is what’s happened

March 14, 2016

It’s been pretty quiet on the blog front. Normally, I would apologize and feel as though I would have to give my reasoning for what’s been keeping me from blogging, but to be quite honest, the answer is life. Life is what’s happened and I’m not going to apologize for that. Since my last post, […]

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The Most Beautiful Beaches in New Zealand’s Far North

August 13, 2015

It’s no secret that I spent the majority of the year 2012 being a beach bum in New Zealand’s Far North – an area of the country very few people – both tourists and Kiwi’s alike – ever explore. In fact, after speaking with travellers who’ve been to New Zealand, very few, if any ever […]

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Working Holiday Tips: Bank Accounts Abroad

November 12, 2013

Back in 2010 I started my working holiday in sunny Sydney, Australia.  I was young, hopeful, excited for a fresh start in a beautiful city halfway around the world from ‘real life.’  I knew there were heaps of things to get in order.  I had to get a TFN (tax file number), find a place […]

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The Best of Western Australia in Photos

July 31, 2013

In 2011 I spent a grand total of 7 months both living in and travelling around Australia.  One of the highlights of my travels was getting to experience the rugged and seemingly untouched beauty of Western Australia.  I experienced everything from the unique Pinnacles Desert, the delicious wineries of Margaret River and the crystal clear […]

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Far North Adventures: Kingdom of Zion

October 29, 2012

It’s been quite a while since I wrote in my Far North Adventures series.  Since I had such a glorious trip to Africa, I put many of my posts about New Zealand on the back-burner.  For those new to the Far North Adventures series – I have taken the opportunity to show off some of […]

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Happy 1 Year Travel Anniversary to Me!

September 28, 2012

For most people, the idea of traveling for a year can be quite daunting – yet it is considered to be living the dream.  For me, for the last 365 days, this has been my reality.  It has been fun, exciting, scary, and full of good times and bad.  Today marks my 1 year travel […]

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My Return from Africa- the quick update!

July 17, 2012

I’ve officially returned to my home-for-now in beautiful Ahipara, New Zealand after spending eight weeks abroad. Before I get into the heavy details, lets start out with a quick recap of my life for the past few months. It was a jam-packed eight weeks- the first of which was spent in Sydney with my parents […]

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Photo Friday! Week 51: Friends Looking over Queenstown

June 15, 2012

Kate (@canuckiwikate) and I looking over Queenstown, New Zealand April 2009

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Photo Friday! Week 49: Indian Ocean Sunset

June 1, 2012

Outside Kalbarri, Western Australia February 2011

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Photo Friday! Week 48: Moeraki Boulders

May 25, 2012

Moeraki Boulders, Koekohe Beach Otago, New Zealand April 2009

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