United we stand

I know it’s a naive question but sometimes we wonder – why can’t we all get along?

There is so much hatred, greed, envy and intolerance in the world, it sometimes feels as if we are doomed to fail as a species.

Then we look back at our Wandering Memories, where we shared adventures with a host of strangers, from all types of backgrounds, cultures and religions. … More United we stand

Essential Australia – Sydney

Continuing on the Essential Australia Series we move onto the city I personally have had the privilege of calling home on numerous occasions, Sydney.

As Australia’s most iconic city, Sydney’s reputation is well established and very well deserved. There are a huge amount of highlights and essential experiences offered available to even the newest traveller, and it is this, alongside a quasi-idyllic lifestyle that Sydney one of the Wanderlust capitals of the travelling community. … More Essential Australia – Sydney

European Adventure

In a few months, the oldest of our cousins children aka the ‘next generation’, is taking to the open road and going travelling! I am so proud!

She is heading to Europe for a number of months over the summer so I thought I would put together a few options and insights.

She is already set on the Inter-rail option; which upon further investigation is by far a better option than flying. Although flying can seem cheap with the so called ‘budget airlines’ it is inflexible and booking last minute can be expensive. … More European Adventure

Spotlight – Brakes for Beauty

Unfortunately we are getting less and less time to read all of the amazing blogs out there, as our new-born son has now reached the tender age of 5 months, and is taking up all of our time. We wouldn’t have it any other way of course, he is a marvel to us on a daily basis J

However in this Spotlight edition we’d like to do something a little different and share a post from a blog that was so captivating and inspiring. … More Spotlight – Brakes for Beauty

Over Connected!

I recently blogged about materialism and how it has struck me that I have become more materialistic recently. Within that piece I also wrote

I was disconnected from the world, yet I never felt more connected with myself and what was around me.

This simply flowed from my mind when I was writing, and it really resonated with me. I think especially as we have just come back from our first family holiday with our first child. … More Over Connected!