Photo Diary – Aqua Alta in Venice

Sadly over the past week Venice has experienced some of it’s worst floods (also known as “aqua alta”) in the past 50 years! They are saying that Basilica San Marco has aged 11 years overnight. All of the damages to peoples homes, businesses, monuments and art will cost billions of dollars to repair. It wasContinue reading “Photo Diary – Aqua Alta in Venice”

How to get an Italian Working Holiday Visa as a New Zealander

Italy. The Country of pizza, art, history, aperol spritz, gelato, sunshine and love. A place that everyone dreams of visiting one day. What better chance to see this beautiful country, than spending 365 days immersed in their culture & language? Fortunately for us New Zealanders, a Working Holiday Visa Agreement was signed between Italy andContinue reading “How to get an Italian Working Holiday Visa as a New Zealander”

Where to find the best gelato in Venice

If you’re looking for the best gelato in Venice? then you’ve come to the right place! I’ve spent the past few months taste testing some of the best (and worse) gelato, to create a list of the top Gelateria’s in Venice.GELATOTECA SUSOCalle della Bissa, 5453, 30124 San Marco, Venezia VE, Italysuso.gelatoteca.itMy all time favourite in VeniceContinue reading “Where to find the best gelato in Venice”

Behind the Blog – Meet Faye from Farfelue

On this Month’s Behind the Blog series, I have interviewed my dearest friend Faye. Faye and I met around 7 years ago whilst we were both living in Paris, and have been great friends ever since. Faye is one of the most kind, soulful, inspiring people I know, and this is definitely portrayed through herContinue reading “Behind the Blog – Meet Faye from Farfelue”

Behind the Blog – Meet Isabel from Bel Around The World

Hi! I’m Isabel and I am a freelance travel writer and travel blogger at Bel Around The World. I work full time at a digital agency specializing in social media. Where are you based/located? Singapore. What first sparked your love for travel? When I set off on a one-way ticket to Europe through my school’sContinue reading “Behind the Blog – Meet Isabel from Bel Around The World”

Photo Diary – Bora Bora, French Polynesia

Behind the Blog – Meet Trisa from The Free Passport

Hi! I’m Trisa – 28 year old serial wanderluster, self-taught photographer and creator of the travel blog, The Free Passport. I’m a global health advocate by training, currently working for a global HIV/AIDS organisation – but my true calling lies in visual storytelling. I launched my blog in 2014, originally as a personal place toContinue reading “Behind the Blog – Meet Trisa from The Free Passport”

Top things to do on Santorini Island

Visit the town of Oia This is personally my favourite town in Santorini. It is overwhelming how beautiful the view is from here. I highly recommend staying in this area when visiting Santorini. Ride a quad bike to Ammoudi Bay My friend and I accidentally stumbled upon this small village and were amazed to discoverContinue reading “Top things to do on Santorini Island”

Sleeping Beauty’s Castle – Schloss Neuschwanstein

Whilst visiting a friend in Munich a while back, we took the opportunity to head out on a road trip to Schloss Neuschwanstein – One of the most famous Castles in all of Europe. Schloss Neuschwanstein was created by King Ludwig II “The Fairy-Tale King’ of Bavaria. Construction began in 1869 and was never finished, due to the sudden deathContinue reading “Sleeping Beauty’s Castle – Schloss Neuschwanstein”