Another beautifully lost dreamer with an incurable case of wanderlust.

Country Count – January 2017

Country Count – January 2017

Jan 4, 2017

Happy New Year!! Country Count… The list of countries I have been to, so far… 2016 has been a great year for me and a pretty cool year for travel, although I’ve not been able to add any new countries. Saying that, a couple of weeks ago we got our Australian Residency (wooo!) and are absolutely loving life in Byron Bay. This year I’ve been skiing in the...

Dreaming This Day Away

Dreaming This Day Away

Dec 28, 2016

When I’m sad, I write poetry.   Dreaming this day away   When life gets on top of me and I’m feeling stressed, all I really need to do is close my eyes and think of less. Less selfishness and starvation, less war and less disease, less bleaching of our reefs and less destruction of our trees.   I’m dreaming about a world, that has...

This Year In Sam’s World – 2016

This Year In Sam’s World – 2016

Dec 19, 2016

Every year I think that we should keep notes of all the exciting things that happen throughout the 12 months and come the end of December, we can reflect on what we have achieved and experienced. Here is a little summary of Sam’s 2016 year in Travel… — January– So the year started with a scorching summer in Byron Bay; lots of beach time and...

My Five Favourite Travel Tunes

My Five Favourite Travel Tunes

Oct 3, 2016

So I was recently reading Jack’s blog, Rambling Northerner, and decided to jump on the back of his post about his favourite travel tunes. Music is so emotive and can remind you of a specific time, place or person. It got me thinking about songs that remind me of girly trips abroad, my epic backpacking trip in 2013 and some of my recently travels from...

Top 10 – North Island Road Trip

Top 10 – North Island Road Trip

Sep 26, 2016

Last year we visited the North Island in New Zealand and it was ‘sweet as bro’! I’ve been in the middle of writing a diary style post about this road trip for almost a year and it just isn’t working for me, so I’ve decided to simplify this article and turn it into North Island road trip must sees. So, here we go!   Waiheke Island Waiheke is a...

A Wanderlust Poem

A Wanderlust Poem

Sep 7, 2016

When I was a little girl all I ever wanted to be, Was a fairy, a princess or mermaid; in the ocean swimming free. It wasn’t until reality hit and those career dreams couldn’t come true, I decided to be a wanderlust… “a what?”, “a where?”, “a who?”   Let me explain the meaning of this unusual word, It’s a strong impulse to wander; to fly...