Tongariro Crossing NYD January 1st 2016 New years Eve we tried to sleep around 10pm just after speaking to my parents and wishing them a happy new year and chatting about the day, we woke up to first midnight! So we did get to see the new year in after all! We then both fell asleep and the alarms went off at exactly the same time of 5am!! We jumped up, got changed and went to have some toast to get the carbs in BUT we walked to the kitc ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » North Island » Taupo The Polynesian Maori reached New Zealand in about A.D. 800. In 1840, their chieftains entered into a compact with Britain, the Treaty of Waitangi, in which they ceded sovereignty to Queen Victoria while retaining territorial rights. In that same year... ... read more
Back in the UK after navigating a load of countries over 2 and a bit years. I swim, I hike, I travel, I have an awesome spaniel, all of which I will write about!
World traveller between October 2015-December 2017.
I travelled Australia alone (all over), New Zealand (North and South Island), Malaysia (Langkawi, Kuala Lumpar, Penang), Indonesia (Bali, Gili Air), Singapore, Vietnam (Ho Chi Minh, Dalat, Nha Trang, Hoi An, Da Nang, Hue, Hanoi, Cat Ba, Ha Long Bay), Laos (Teaching English as a Second Language in Luang Prabang), Cambodia (Phnom Penh, Siem Reap), Thailand (Chiang Mai, Pai, Phuket... full info