Two Weeks to OZ!

Two weeks from tomorrow I will be at the airport waiting to board my flight to Australia! It still doesn’t feel like a real thing that’s actually going to happen. Lewis is home in England, my best friend in town is off on a cross-country road trip, and everyone else I know is busy working and […]

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Working Holidays in Australia: Pre-Departure Costs

When I first started thinking about going traveling the first things I wanted to do were the fun things: spending hours on YouTube, day dreaming on Pinterest, and telling all my friends. Then came the not as fun part: paying for it. Here’s a breakdown of the major unavoidable expenses that come with a year working holiday […]

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My Year In Australia: The Plan (So Far!)

If you haven’t already heard, Lewis and I are moving to Australia! We’re headed Down Under on a year-long working holiday visa. I leave for Oz on September 14th from Boston Logan Airport at the same time Lewis will leave from London Heathrow and (if all goes according to plan) our planes will reach Dubai airport early morning on […]

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How I am Paying for My Working Holiday in Australia

Almost everyone I know say that they would love to travel, but 99% of the reasons why people don’t comes down to the same thing: MONEY. UGH. I think the #1 trick to saving enough money to be able to afford something you really want is that you really need to want it. Otherwise finding the willpower to […]

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My World Travel Bucket List

Australasia Aspirations: Take a selfie with a kangaroo …and a wombat Walk the Bondi to Coogee beach costal walk Visit the Sydney Royal Botanic Gardens Wake up early and catch an incredible sunrise Dive the Great Barrier Reef Sail the Whitsundays Go camping in the outback Attend an authentic Aussie BBQ Celebrate Christmas on the […]

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Why I Quit My Office Job to Travel

I graduated from college in May of 2015 with a journalism degree and absolutely no idea what I wanted to do with my life. What did I know? I knew that whatever came next in my life I wanted it to be something that I truly wanted to do.  That may sound obvious, simple even. But it’s really not […]

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