Frustration about having just missed completing my farm days by Christmas soon left me as I waved goodbye to Red Cliffs and headed for Melbourne. This wasn’t where I was spending Christmas, but now I wasn’t working that week, I had time to pop in for a few days before moving on. I spent 3 … More Australia: Christmas Down Under
Aloha! Having had a wonderful whistle stop tour of home, catching up with friends and family and attending a beautiful wedding, it was time to sling my backpack over my shoulder once more. This time, I was heading west – just for a short trip, but one I’ve been looking forward to for months: Hawaii. … More Hawaii: Oahu
It’s been a little while since I last posted an update, but never fear fan(s), I am alive and well. This one’s a fairly long post to fill you in after radio silence – so maybe grab a drink before you read on… After my motorbike adventure round Malaysia with Liam and Owen, it was … More My next chapter: Australia!
Next stop for Will and I after a chilled few days in Lombok was Labuanbajo; the western-most town on Flores island, and the gateway port to the Komodo National Park. You can do a 4-day boat trip (called a liveaboard) from either the Gilis or Lombok to Labuanbajo, which stops at various points along Sumbawa … More Indonesia: Labuanbajo & Komodo
After our quick exploration of the Indonesian capital, Will and I moved onto Yogyakarta. In my research I’d come across several reviews saying the train journey between the cities was very pretty so we opted to do that. It took just under 8 hours but our seats were comfortable, we had plenty of legroom and … More Indonesia: Yogyakarta