‘Tis the Season to Be Eco: Christmas Travel Tips
Dec20

‘Tis the Season to Be Eco: Christmas Travel Tips

For so many of us Christmas is a time for travel. Whether it’s visiting your distant family members, going on a vacation, or simply heading to the beach for a Christmas day picnic, some kind of travel usually happens around the Christmas break. As we move towards a ‘greener’ holiday season there are ways to make your chosen mode of transportation more environmentally friendly by making a few simple changes in the way...

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Holiday Catch Up: Day 334 Cascade Falls And Hideaway Island
Nov12

Holiday Catch Up: Day 334 Cascade Falls And Hideaway Island

Vanuatu is a place with natural beauty in abundance and it is really surprising how easily accessible the breathtaking wonders can be! On day 334 of my Wardrobe Workout challenge my Mr. and I caught a local bus around 10km out of town to Mele Cascades. A series of clear blue natural ‘swimming pools’ that pave the way to a stunning thirty five meter waterfall that you can swim at the base of.  Before getting down to the...

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Holiday Catch Up: Day 333 Ocean Adventures
Nov08

Holiday Catch Up: Day 333 Ocean Adventures

For our first official day as ‘man and wife’ we took to the seas with the South Sea Vagabond crew and spent the day sipping coconuts, snorkelling and sailing around the islands of Vanuatu. On our nautical adventures we were lucky enough to spy a pod of false killer whale. Some of which literally swam under the cargo net I was sitting on! So magical. We pulled into a secluded alcove for lunch and a snorkelling session in...

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Holiday Catch Up: Day 331 Efate Exploration
Nov06

Holiday Catch Up: Day 331 Efate Exploration

Welcome to the Vanuatu trip of a lifetime! The picture sharing has been a long time coming as I was awaiting the remainder of the wedding photos to share the shots in sequential order. With a very important USB drive of wedding photos in my hot little hands I can finally share the ‘big day’ with you in two days time.  Day 331 required nothing more than a pair of bikinis and a tee and harem pant coverup as my man and I were...

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Holiday Time: Strategies for Packing
Sep13

Holiday Time: Strategies for Packing

  For a long time I lived out of a suitcase. This nomadic period left gave me some great insights into packing strategies. Since ‘settling down’ into a life of science and endless summer on the Sunshine Coast I have further honed my packing skills with cheap ‘carry on only’ flights to visit family and friends down south. With a birthday holiday on the horizon what better time than now to share some of the...

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