How to Swap Life in London for a Week of Sunshine in Europe

London is one of the biggest and most exciting cities in the world. It is a city you’d truly never tire of and there is something on offer for everyone! It is however, renowned for being very expensive with its high cost of living and transportation costs, actually ranking it in the top ten world’s most expensive cities. When I first moved to the UK from Australia I was shocked by the price of public transport and how much it cost to commute each week!…

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Glamping in Sri Lanka with Master Campers Udawalawe

We love animals and so when we decided to spent part of our honeymoon in Sri Lanka, we knew that a national park safari was on the cards! We did a lot of research and decided that Udawalawe National Park was one of the easiest to get to based on our other travel plans and was also one of the best in terms of wildlife. I did plenty of accommodation research and came across Master Campers Udawalawe who offered safari drives and glamping accommodation packages!…

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10 of Slovenia’s Most Amazing Glamping Accommodations

Glamping, which is also known as luxury or glamorous camping is that perfect getaway you need in your life! There’s countless types of glamping from treehouses, to secluded cabins, safari tents with jacuzzis and more! Glamping gives you the opportunity to relax in unique, comfortable, luxurious accommodation completely surrounded by nature! It is a way to connect with nature without having to “rough it”, which certainly appeals to a lot of people. We love glamping and have been lucky enough to experience glamping in Sri…

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10 Reasons to go on Honeymoon to Sri Lanka

I always knew that I’d wanted to honeymoon in an overwater bungalow in the Maldives or Bora Bora┬ábut when Dan and I got engaged I knew that he wouldn’t be content to spend more than a week relaxing in paradise as he is the kinda person who needs to constantly be doing something! Sri Lanka was a country which had been on both our bucket lists for a long time and as soon as we started looking into booking our Maldives honeymoon, we realised just…

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Okinawa: A Japanese Tropical Paradise

The Southern island region of Japan is unlike any Japan you have ever known. This chain of semi-tropical, coral reef fringed islands that are teeming with marine life will leave you wondering if you are in fact in Japan or are holidaying in Hawaii or Southeast Asia. The Okinawa Prefecture comprises more than 150 islands in the East China Sea between Taiwan and the Japanese mainland and is famous for its tropical climate, stunning beaches, world-class coral reefs and diving, as well as its World…

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Our Top 10 Most Popular Posts of 2017

It’s that time of the year again… when we round up our top 10 most popular posts of the year! We’ve had a great year living in Australia, getting married, enjoying our weekend adventures and our honeymoon to Sri Lanka and the Maldives! We’ve loved sharing our travel experiences, advice and inspiration with our readers and will continue to do so in 2018! Here are our most popular posts from this year which range from Australian travels to home decor to Italian adventures, Bolivian hikes,…

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Our Top 10 Highlights of 2017

2017 has been an amazing year for us! We moved into our first place together in Australia, got married, honeymooned in the Maldives and Sri Lanka and survived our first full year in Australia. Among all of that we had plenty of weekends away and adventures both at home and away! We ticked off some bucket list items and in usual form added plenty more to the bucket list! The blog has grown even more than we could have expected and we’ve loved every minute…

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Our Wedding Part 3: The Photos and Reception

After a wonderful, relaxing morning being pampered and getting ready with my girls, we got married in a beautiful ceremony at a lookout overlooking the beach. We then had an amazing afternoon getting our bridal party photos on the beach, celebrating with our bridal party and enjoying our wedding reception with our wonderful guests. Our photos and wedding reception topped off a perfect day and we are over the moon with our incredible photos from the day.

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5 of the Best Things to Do in Playa Blanca

Playa Blanca is the most southerly resort on the Spanish Island of Lanzarote. The Canary Islands draw holidaymakers from around the world all year round thanks to the their sunshine, beaches and relaxed way of life. Playa Blanca offers visitors a wide range of activities and things to do in addition to its beautiful stretch of coastline, sandy beaches and crystal clear, calm water. James Villas, the leaders in villa rentals in Europe have asked us to share some of the top things to do…

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Our Wedding Part 2: The Ceremony

The big moment had arrived! After a lovely morning of relaxation, fun and pampering it was time to say I DO! The weather gods were in our favour with sunshine, blue skies, blue water, dolphins, whales and only the lightest breeze! Our wedding ceremony was everything we’d wished for and more and we loved every moment of it. We’ve actually said multiple times since the wedding that whilst we loved it, we wouldn’t do it again as there is no way it could be as…

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