Author: Jessica Alderson

May 17, 2018

If you love waking up at 4am and hiking for hours in 38°C heat, then Uluru is the perfect destination for you. Joking aside, Uluru is a pretty special place. I’d loved the idea of the Australian outback since moving to Sydney, but it’s not exactly a typical holiday destination. Fortunately, I have an adventurous […]

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March 14, 2018

Whilst browsing an Australian Instagram account one day, a photo of endless untouched sand dunes caught my eye. I quickly did some research and discovered that they were Stockton Sand Dunes, just outside of Sydney in a place called Port Stephens. How did I not know that there was a whole Sahara Desert equivalent practically […]

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February 26, 2018

Does it feel like everyone you know right now is going to Iceland? Well, there’s good reason for it. Iceland is amazing. There is no other country that I have been to (yet!) that I would compare to Iceland. I went with my Mum in January just before moving to Australia. It was cold, but […]

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January 26, 2018

After visiting Australia’s Whitehaven Beach in Queensland, I thought I’d never see a beach with such white sand again. I was wrong (it does happen occassionally). When we arrived at Jervis Bay, we stopped in our tracks. We went there thinking it would be a quiet little bay with a few small beaches, and did […]

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January 18, 2018

You know you’ve had a good week when your daily exercise consists of walking the whole 10 metres from the pool to the beach and you have breakfast every morning practically sitting on the sand. That was pretty much our week at Shanti Maurice in Mauritius. I stayed at Shanti Maurice with my family last […]

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