“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbour. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.” Mark Twain
Travelling is something that I’ve always loved to do. Over the last 20 years I’ve been lucky enough to travel to over 50 countries and all 7 continents. I’ve lived in many of these countries and volunteered at animals shelters as I’ve travelled. Come explore with me . . .
What a year 2018 was! I came back to New Zealand after nearly two years in Latin America and the adjustment was more difficult than I expected. It wasn’t only the fact that I could now drink water directly from the tap or that I needed to remember to put toilet paper...
Have you ever wondered what house sitting in New Zealand is like? This is a behind the scenes look at sitting a lifestyle block on the Otago Peninsular.
Having recently returned from Antarctica I wasn’t sold on the idea of seeing the Perito Moreno Glacier. Would it be a let-down after the incredible sights I’d seen in the icy south? Come and find out.
El Calafate was to be my place to rest and pause and decide “where to next” on my travels. A barren and remote place there was still plenty of beauty to be seen.
I lived in five different countries, visited my last remaining continent (Antarctica), stayed in nine Air Bnbs, did four housesits and volunteered at three animal shelters. It was a wonderful year. It was a tough year.
El Chaltén is known as Argentina’s trekking capital with the soaring peak of Fitz Roy shadowing the town. These are three of the best day hikes in El Chalten, complete with condors and armadillos.
My house sit on Vancouver Island in Canada wasn’t what I had expected. Still, I learned a thing or two
A baby turtle release has been high on my wish list for awhile. In Mexico I got the chance to help these tiny creatures start their adventure.