Packing : Carry-on

I get really excited about travelling. Actually about anything. My Christmas countdown starts at 100 days, there’s 70 days left if you’re not like me. In July, when I asked my parents for a trip to the USA for my 21st, I started packing before I asked them. I have under a month to go, … More Packing : Carry-on

New Zealand : Guide to the Kiwi Road Trip Part V : Hiking

New Zealand is pretty famous for its Great Walks of which there are 9. We picked and chose according to what was local for us, Kepler Track Routeburn Track Abel Tasman Coast Track Tongariro Alpine Crossing/Tongariro Northern Circuit To be fair, we only did a small portion of Routeburn and I didn’t hike Tongariro because I … More New Zealand : Guide to the Kiwi Road Trip Part V : Hiking

New Zealand : Guide to the Kiwi Road Trip Part IV : Milford and Queenstown

Te Anau and Milford Sound Are lovely, spectacular places. We worked/wwoofed in Te Anau at a backpackers hostel called Barnyard Backpackers, which we found through HELPX. We did about 2-3 hours work each morning and was given accommodation in return. Te Anau township doesn’t have too much going on for budget travellers. Everyone goes to Milford … More New Zealand : Guide to the Kiwi Road Trip Part IV : Milford and Queenstown

New Zealand : Guide to the Kiwi Road Trip Part III : The South of the South

If you haven’t, go back and read Part I and Part II. Honestly, the south of the South Island wasn’t my favourite. For us, there wasn’t a WHOLE BUNCH for us to do, but we were also there in Summer. From Oamaru we headed south along the coast to Moeraki Boulders, it’s amazing and I recommend it … More New Zealand : Guide to the Kiwi Road Trip Part III : The South of the South

Planning : Visas

Australian nationals/citizens seem to have it pretty easy when travelling through South East Asia. Most countries require no visa or a visa on arrival. I’ve never had any problems with visas before, but then again I’ve only been to New Zealand and the United States. Since I have no set travel plans, I really like … More Planning : Visas

Hi!

Hi friends! I’m Lisha and I like the typical things; travelling, photography, not going to university classes… In November this year (just two months away!!) I’m off to the United States for a whole entire year – actually 13 months. I’m going to explore, and live in the snow, freeze my butt off and learn … More Hi!

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Sleep REI Dome Tent (Blue) Kathmandu Sleep Pad Sleeping Bag Wear Columbia 3-in-1 Black Dr. Denim Black jeans Rivers by Lee Jeans Use Laptop & Cable Kindle & Case HP Tablet Clean House Mattress, Sheets, Doona, Blankets, Pillows Lamp Heater Wicker basket Mirror Books