Working Holiday Visa in Australia – Ultimate Guide

Working Holiday Visa in Australia – Ultimate Guide

If you’re thinking about doing a working holiday visa in Australia, first and foremost let me say - DO IT! Seriously don’t give it a second thought because it will most definitely be the best year(s) of your life. Before you decide to move to Australia there are a few things you’ll have to consider, [...]

Australian Slang – 233 terms to get familiar with

Australian Slang – 233 terms to get familiar with

Are you familiar with Australian slang? I sure wasn’t when I hopped on 3 planes and travelled over 16 000 km to study abroad in Melbourne. Slowly but surely I began to keep a note on my phone with words/phrases I wasn’t familiar with and my ‘Canadian translation’ so to say. After living there once [...]

19 New Year’s Travel Resolutions & How to Keep Them

19 New Year’s Travel Resolutions & How to Keep Them

Thinking about travelling more (or for the first time) in 2020? Stick around if you’re looking for motivation and the hard truth when it comes to sticking to New Year's travel resolutions! 19 resolutions: 1. Become a tourist in your home country/city If your work makes it a little harder to travel, go on more [...]

Spain Backpacking Guide (2-3 Week Itinerary)

Spain Backpacking Guide (2-3 Week Itinerary)

Backpacking in Europe is definitely a much different experience than in other parts of the world. With great public transportation linking many countries together, it’s easier than you may think to get around and country hop. Spain was probably my favourite country I’ve been to in Europe so far and a really interesting place. Read [...]

Road trip: Toronto to Chicago – 6 Must Do’s

Road trip: Toronto to Chicago – 6 Must Do’s

When life in Canada gets a little dull it's quite easy for us Torontonians to take a little trip down south to the States! If you're not up for too long of a drive, your options are somewhat limited. Boston, New York and Chicago are probably your best bet when it comes to weekend/quick getaways! [...]

Iceland Backpacking Guide – 1 Week ($1500 Flights Included)

Iceland Backpacking Guide – 1 Week ($1500 Flights Included)

When I first started travelling, I never imagined myself going to Iceland. As a summer-lovin’ gal with no intentions of visiting a cold country during the winter, I kind of surprised myself when I decided a week prior to book a trip to Iceland. Not only that but Iceland as a country surprised me as [...]

Switzerland Backpacking Guide (1 Week – Budget Hacks)

Switzerland Backpacking Guide (1 Week – Budget Hacks)

Switzerland. A beautiful place with mountainous landscapes, lakes, waterfalls and more! It’s also home to many adventure activities so what more could you want? Unfortunately, the only downfall to travelling through the country as a backpacker is that it’s one of the most expensive places to see! Follow my Switzerland backpacking guide for budget hacks [...]