2 Girls on Extended Travels — Make or Break?

Female travels seems to be forming a theme of its own with the increasing trend of solo female travellers and travel agencies offering women-only tours. Google trends show a steady increase in “solo female travel” from 2013 and seems to be on an upward trajectory. As two Asian girls backpacking around Australia, we have heard our fair share of concerns, both from completely strangers to … Continue reading 2 Girls on Extended Travels — Make or Break?

Best FREE things to do in Adelaide – Part 9

Dubbed The Festival State, South Australia’s cosmopolitan capital, Adelaide, is quickly becoming the next hipster coastal city. The beautiful city is surrounded by Adelaide Hills, where wineries and farms dot the area. If you’re looking to travel to Adelaide and not sure what you can do here, don’t fret! We have compiled a list of free things you can do in Adelaide, so you don’t … Continue reading Best FREE things to do in Adelaide – Part 9

Our First Experience at AFL Live – Part 8

Truth to be told, when we first came to Melbourne, we had no idea what was Footy. Footsy?? Or Footy?? Everyone kept telling us to watch AFL, which we absolutely have no idea what it was about either. After much googling, we realised Footy is another term for the Australian Football, and AFL, the Australian Football League. You can find the wiki explanation of Footy … Continue reading Our First Experience at AFL Live – Part 8

Best Day Trips From Melbourne – Part 7

Your first time in Melbourne but don’t know where to start? There’s just SO MUCH Melbourne has to offer! If you’re here for more than 2-3 days, definitely plan a day trip or two because trust me, the views will just blow your mind. 1. Go on the Great Ocean Road What’s Melbourne without the famous Great Ocean Road trip? Which is why we decided … Continue reading Best Day Trips From Melbourne – Part 7

Hotel Review: Solea Mactan Resort

After our AMAZING dive trip at Moalboal with Asian Belgian Dive Resort (check out our review here!) we spent a night at Solea Mactan Resort to wind down, relax and indulge in a fancy resort for a night before heading back home to reality 😦 Solea Mactan Resort is located near Mactan-Cebu International Airport hence we decided to spend our last night of the trip … Continue reading Hotel Review: Solea Mactan Resort

5 months in Melbourne – Part 6

Our time in Melbourne is quickly coming to an end and looking back, we had some really great memories and of course bad ones as well. We first arrived in Melbourne on 10th February and it was a completely new experience for us living independently without our parents and even more so being in a foreign country. We booked the first 2 weeks in an Airbnb so that … Continue reading 5 months in Melbourne – Part 6

Top 9 things to do in St Kilda – Part 5

St Kilda is arguably the most popular beach in Melbourne, with the hipster city life taking over the coastal capital of Victoria. We’ve stayed in St Kilda and it’s a lovely place there, both during the Summer and Autumn. Although its a little quiet in Winter, there’s definitely things happening at the beach. So what can you do at St Kilda other than lounge at … Continue reading Top 9 things to do in St Kilda – Part 5

What we got for our new home – Part 4

It’s been a week since we moved into our new apartment in Melbourne and here I am sitting at our very conducive bar top table writing this article. It was a crazy week moving stuff over, fixing silly problems, getting used to the house, lots of cleaning and last but not least, LOTS AND LOTS OF SHOPPING. We have compiled a series of things you … Continue reading What we got for our new home – Part 4