The Millennials Series: 2019 Goals

It's been shown that setting and achieving goals will lead to being more fulfilled with your life. I've spent the last two weeks trying to determine what my goals are for 2019. I've been pretty slack in prior years with actually sticking to my goals. This year I thought I'd document them somewhere public to … Continue reading The Millennials Series: 2019 Goals

The Millennials Series: 2018, A Year in Review

2018 has been by far the most challenging year yet. This year has been by far the one which has pushed me the furthest out my comfort zone. I competed in sanctioned powerlifting competitions, travelled to almost every state/territory in Australia at least once, and finally visited some parts of Europe that were on my bucket list.

The Travel Diaries: The Europe Diaries Part 3 – UltraMusic Festival Europe with Busabout

Ultramusic Festival, one of the biggest music festivals in the world! I managed to find a tour through Busabout which included Ultra Europe, so of course, I wasn't going to miss out on experiencing this festival while I was on that side of the world. Now the one thing I didn't realise until I got there … Continue reading The Travel Diaries: The Europe Diaries Part 3 – UltraMusic Festival Europe with Busabout

The Travel Diaries: Part 4 – Working Remotely

Working remotely, I've done it three times now, four if you include this trip, twice in the USA (2014 & 2016), and once before in Europe (2015). Now don't get me wrong, working remotely can be great, but it can get lonely, so make sure you keep in touch with your team (if you have … Continue reading The Travel Diaries: Part 4 – Working Remotely

The Travel Diaries: The Europe Diaries Part 2 – Contiki European Whirl

European Whirl, the longest tour I have done on my Europe trip. 18 days with 37 of the most amazing people I have had the privilege to meet, including our tour manager and driver. Over the 18 days, we visited England, passed through Belgium, got weird in Amsterdam, Berlin and Prague,  did some “extreme” sports … Continue reading The Travel Diaries: The Europe Diaries Part 2 – Contiki European Whirl

The Travel Diaries: Part 3 – How To Make The Most of Contiki

Contiki is one of the best ways to meet new people and travel around when you are travelling solo. I've done 3 Contiki's: Southern Adventure, Croatia Island Escape Plus and European Whirl. On each of these trips, I've met so many amazing people, and experienced so many different cultures, cuisines and activities. So, how do … Continue reading The Travel Diaries: Part 3 – How To Make The Most of Contiki

The Travel Diaries: The Europe Diaries Part 1 – Contiki Croatian Island Escape Plus

I’m currently travelling around Europe and was lucky to spend a week in Croatia from the 9th to the 16th of June on Contiki’s Croatia Island Escape Plus tour, visiting Makarska, Korčula, Dubrovnik, Trstenik, Hvar and Split. It was honestly one of the best weeks with an amazing group of people, and also an amazing … Continue reading The Travel Diaries: The Europe Diaries Part 1 – Contiki Croatian Island Escape Plus

The Travel Diaries: Part 2 – The Trip Essentials

When travelling, especially for leisure, it's important to pack some essentials for your trip. In my case, most of my essentials, outside of clothes, makeup and toiletries, are electronics. As I work remotely when I'm travelling, I cannot be disconnected from society for too long. So what are my travel essentials? iPhone X - I … Continue reading The Travel Diaries: Part 2 – The Trip Essentials

The Travel Diaries: Part 1 – How to Pack for 6 Weeks in Europe

I leave in two weeks for Europe, and it's made me both excited and anxious. With two jam-packed weeks including attending a conference interstate, my next powerlifting competition, and speaking at an event over two days in Adelaide, being the super organised person that I am, I've already started trial packing. I've travelled overseas for … Continue reading The Travel Diaries: Part 1 – How to Pack for 6 Weeks in Europe

The Travel Diaries: Travel Hacks – Packing for 1 to 5 Day Work Trips

The majority of people pack too much for short work trips. In the last few years, I’ve learnt that in order to be able to hit the ground running when you arrive at your destination, especially if you’re going straight into meetings, you don’t want to have to firstly, wait to collect your baggage from … Continue reading The Travel Diaries: Travel Hacks – Packing for 1 to 5 Day Work Trips