A simple guide to dealing with money in Nepal

A simple guide to dealing with money in Nepal

Nepal is commonly referred to as a developing nation. It’s easy to see why people are so fast to misjudge Nepal, with only one international airport, political conflicts with India being more common than not, and the usual bad mouthing of poorly behaved Western...
How to get a tourist visa on arrival in Nepal

How to get a tourist visa on arrival in Nepal

So not only is Nepal an incredibly friendly country to travel around, it’s also one of the easiest to get a visa on arrival. Seemingly so, I thought. But after watching two plane loads of people struggle with the very basic system, the lack of signage and...
An Outsider’s Insight into the Kumbh Mela

An Outsider’s Insight into the Kumbh Mela

It’s hard to express in basic words what I experienced, in the very brief time, that I was fortunate enough to attend this year’s Kumbh Mela at Prayagraj. I’m not an overly religious or spiritual person, so for me this trip was a wonderful opportunity to explore...
Taking care of travel business with Travelan

Taking care of travel business with Travelan

So everybody poops. No matter where you are in the world, this truth bomb of a statement shouldn’t come as too much of a surprise to you. One of the biggest worries that people have when travelling to a foreign destination is not the matter of will I or won’t I poop...
Is this your local coffee secret spot?

Is this your local coffee secret spot?

Share a Melbourne cafe secret that shows this amazing city at it’s delicious best through a local’s eyes and win a $250 flight voucher from Tigerair. Melbourne has been my long time home. For over 30 years I’ve been blessed enough to call this city my home. And it’s...
A Glimpse into the Kumbh Mela

A Glimpse into the Kumbh Mela

Words can barely describe the experience of walking among an estimated 40 million pilgrims at the 2019 Kumbh Mela. As a foreign woman, and on my very first trip to India, this was truly a once in a lifetime experience. In all honesty I’m still processing what I...
The Natural Beauty of Bolivia

The Natural Beauty of Bolivia

No one ever tells you how naturally beautiful and diverse Bolivia is. How you will walk away with your mind blown, your heart stolen by the mountains and your soul mesmerized by what this tiny South American country has to offer. No one wants to talk to you about the...