Hotel Ibis Mall of the Emirates – Dubai Accommodation

Stayed: October 2015 (4 nights) Room: 1 Queen Bed + Bathroom Overall Rating: 8/10 I stayed at the Ibis Dubai Mall of Emirates when I was in Dubai for 4 nights. For my travels, I usually always stay in hostels so I can meet other people but I thought getting a hotel for the week would be a…

Why You Should Use Uber Whilst Traveling

The very first time I used Uber I was on my way to Venice Beach, squished between two random people in the back seat of a 4 door Mazda. I had been staying at a Hostel in Hollywood where they did free shuttle trips to the beach in the morning, unfortunately for myself and 3…

USA Hostels – Hollywood

Stayed: August 2015 for 4 Nights Room: 6 Bed Female Dorm with Ensuite Bathroom Overall Rating: 9/10 Everyone has to experience Hollywood at least once in their lifetime right!? I knew I wanted to check out Hollywood Boulevard and do the Hollywood Sign when I was in the city of Los Angeles so I chose…

Green Tortoise Hostel – San Francisco

Stayed: August 2015 (Summer) 4 Nights Room: 5 Person Female Dorm Overall Rating: 8/10 [Was clean, had lots to do, great location, friendly and social travelers] I stayed at Green Tortoise Hostel for my 5 wonderful days in San Francisco. This was my very first time staying at a hostel so I wasn’t sure what to…

Day 21 – New Orleans

This morning, My alarm went off at 7.30am which I set so I could make it to the 8.30am bus departure for the Alligator Swamp Tour I’d signed up for. You’re probably wondering if I made it considering the ending of my last blog. The conversation with my room-mate Brooke went something like this Brooke…

Day 15 – Amarillo feat. Santa Fe (New Mexico)

This morning I got a bit of a sleep in. We had the optional activity of doing a hot air balloon ride in Albuquerque but I was too scared/too poor to do it haha. Those people who were doing it had to be at the bus by 6.20am so I’m glad it wasn’t me! 😴😴When…

Day 13 – Durango feat. Monument Valley

Today we left the Grand Canyon nice and early just before 8am to head to Durango. (Check out the map below for where I’m at) It was a pretty long day of driving and stopping as we stopped off in Monument Valley and took lots of pictures. If no one knows where Monument Valley is, it’s…

Day 10 – Las Vegas

Yesterday my room mate and I woke up to our hotel radio alarm going off at 4am. Brooke had to literally pull it out from the wall because it was hard to figure out how to turn it off in the dark haha. Then at 8.50am. We got a wake up phone call from an…

Packing List

I’m currently lying on my bed listening to Sam Hunt sing from my speakers, all while wearing this silly little travel cushion around my neck haha. I finally have some free time to write a quick blog about getting ready for my travels overseas!! Last Friday was my last day at work for the next…

Work stories and future life ambitions.

Only one more week of work before I go away! (And one day as its Thursday) I can’t believe that it was back in November 14′ I was planning my trip and now I’m about to embark on a 3 month journey around the world. Sometimes I think – I wish I didn’t rush into…

San Fran Bucket List

My trip isn’t too far away now. I’m excited but I don’t think it’s quite hit me yet how soon it is. I’ll be getting butterflies on the plane I bet! 😯 In the mean-time, I’ve been writing a bucket lists of things I want to do and places I want to see! ♡ Walk…

My Koh Samui Experience – 2013

The beautiful island of Koh Samui is one of the largest islands off the East Coast of Thailand. It’s located just a 30 minutes boat ride from Koh Phangan which hosts the Full Moon party and it’s the perfect place to check out before or after you party it up on Haad Rin.  However if you’re with a group of friends…