I’ve never been particularly fond of celebrating my birthday. Maybe it has something to do with the memory of spending my 5th birthday suffering from a nasty bout of chicken pox. Or the time I turned 15 and my ex-boyfriend chose to announce he had a new girlfriend on my birthday. Continue reading Journal: How to Celebrate your Birthday 10,000 miles from home
People are often in awe when I tell them that I travel solo. They seem bewildered by the fact that I enjoy my own company; that the only travel companion I really need is Google maps.
I’ve been saving pennies to escape this city ever since I was sixteen. Brisbane had been big and exciting to me as a child, but the older I got, the smaller the city became. I was itching for new experiences.
When I’m not busy working, studying, meditating or dreaming about the yacht I will one day own, I like to write. I also have a terrible habit of accidently-on-purpose missing my flights and extending my holidays by several months.