Europe, Life

A look back on 2015

24th December, 2015

Things have been a bit quiet on the blog this month. Work has been crazy busy and I’ve just returned from a ski trip in Austria, but I thought I’d get back into the swing of things by wrapping up all the highlights from 2015. I try to write one of these posts every year […]

Life

When a SCUBA diving mistake leaves you looking like a zombie

13th October, 2015

I wasn’t sure whether I should write this post as the subject matter is slightly… unpleasant. But maybe this will serve as a cautionary tale so that others won’t be as stupid as me! Last year I got my PADI Open Water Diver certification in the Cayman Islands. If you’ve never dived before and don’t […]

Photography, Travel

Getting the most out of your GoPro

15th June, 2015

I’ve owned a GoPro Hero 3 for almost two years now and I love it for my skiing and diving holidays. They aren’t the easiest cameras to use though and they come with a bit of a learning curve so I thought I’d share a few tips I’ve picked up along the way. Choosing the […]

Australia, Europe, Life

Looking Back: 2014 in Retrospect

5th January, 2015

At first I wasn’t sure if I would write this post, as I felt like I cut back on traveling a little this year (mostly to do with the amount of time and money I had to invest in getting a new UK visa). But as I started looking back on blog posts and travel […]

Australia, Travel

Playing Tourist in Sydney

9th September, 2014

I had to make a trip back to Sydney in June for a few weeks to apply for my UK Tier 2 visa. I brought my British boy with me and I wanted to do all the typical tourist things as he’s never been to Australia before. Here’s a glimpse at some of the things […]

Travel

Taking The Plunge: SCUBA Diving in Cayman Islands

1st May, 2014

Despite being born and raised in the country that boasts the world’s largest coral reef system, I’d never before attempted SCUBA diving. Aussie kids are all taught to swim at a young age but I’ve never exactly felt at home under water. On my recent trip to the Cayman Islands I decided it was finally […]