Camper Van is booked

The other day George managed to book the camper van we plan to use to travel the East Coast of Australia. One of the many things I admire about George is how organised he is. He managed to speak to a travel representative, who organises all sorts of transport and tours for backpackers, and she […]

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First airbnb Experience

Trying to organise accommodation for over New Years Eve in Sydney has been a mission and a half. By the time I fly out to Sydney I wont have seen George for about five months, so we thought it would be nice to stay somewhere that would allow us to relax and reconnect. I highly […]

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Visa Application

Today I took a trip to STA Travel to sort out my Working Holiday Visa. After I had finished work I rushed to my STA appointment to meet Adam. When I got there, all flustered and hot from having to run, he offered me a drink and we discussed my options. He quickly informed me […]

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Flights are booked

I had booked Friday off work because it was my Grandad’s 80th birthday and we had planned a surprise party for him. I traveled from London to Chester after work on Thursday evening and it was a delight to see my Nan and Grandad’s faces when they opened the door to find me and my […]

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Making the first appointment

After formulating a plan over a number of days, a very emotional phone call to my parents explaining how unhappy I was living and working in London, a few emails to friends who had recently traveled around Australia…I finally decided to book an appointment with STA Travel. Ever since the thought of going out to […]

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The beginning

For a while I have wanted to start a blog but was not sure what type of things to write about. My old blog consisted of a mixture of journalistic style pieces that I had completed during my journalism degree. With my journalism tutors voice in my mind, I would sit and compose various posts […]

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