I’ve been living in Lisbon, Portugal for almost three months now, and boy do I have tonnes to share. There have been some very difficult moments, but as always, there have also been some incredible ones too. I’ve been settling into this new country and new way of life, travelling around Portugal a bit and … Continue reading Life in Lisbon Diaries: #1
Next Friday the 12th of July, I head off on by far the craziest adventure of my life. I’m moving to Portugal on a 1 year visa and every single cell in my body is excited. Last year I did a solo trip around Europe, which I wrote about here, and it was the best … Continue reading Here’s to the adventure of living.
Dear Netherlands, you were truly something else. I don't think I ever saw a place as calm and serene on my travels (New Zealand is a very close 2nd place!!). Holland was my second destination on my recent Euro trip, and I spent ten wonderful days here. I'd been here only once before, in Amsterdam … Continue reading The Netherlands: Cyclists, Stroopwafels & Serenity
Dear Lisbon, You really, really do have my heart. And when I say that I feel like such a basic bitch who just came back from Europe, but it does! I left it there. But seriously, what a gorgeous city. If you aren’t too familiar with Lisbon, it’s the pretty, coastal capital of Portugal, full … Continue reading
I really want to encourage solo travel more. Particularly for females. This shit is fucking life-changing. I never quite imagined that I’d just pack my suitcase one day and head off to another continent on my own for a few months, but I did. And it was one of the best decisions I had ever … Continue reading
I think we’re in the middle of a massive self-love movement right now and that is fucking awesome. I thought I’d share my thoughts on it and the ways I’ve been working on loving myself and the life I get to live. Self-love for me is fundamental to living a deep and meaningful, beautiful life. … Continue reading Everything Changes when You Fall in Love (With Yourself/Life)
In my last post, I briefly wrote about how when I chose to follow ‘the feeling’, I ended up in a beautiful place that really helped me grow and develop a deeper understanding and appreciation for my life. Below I’ll explain what that feeling was in more detail. In July last year I went away for … Continue reading The Beauty & Anxiety of The Unknown