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Zip Lining on the Gold Coast With My Panasonic HX-A100
Video

Zip Lining on the Gold Coast With My Panasonic HX-A100

Before I went to the Gold Coast in Australia in February I was given a Panasonic HX-A100 Full HD camera to trial out. I’m not big on video, although if I put my mind to it I’d like to be, and usually take any footage on my iPhone or more recently […]

Ever Drank Weasel Poo Coffee?
Vietnam

Ever Drank Weasel Poo Coffee?

When I was in Vietnam I heard about a magical coffee that was known as the best coffee in the world. According to my source it was the best taste, the purest bean and gave you the biggest buzz of all the coffees ever. The only catch, and the thing […]

What’s Inside the Coachella Wristband Box?
Festivals

What’s Inside the Coachella Wristband Box?

The Coachella wristbands have arrived! At Glastonbury you swap your ticket for a wristband at the gate, at Dour Festival we had a simple print out and the same again for Field Day. But, for Coachella you get a 300g box, filled with goodies and the promise of an OTT […]

Coachella Road Trip: San Francisco to Las Vegas
Festivals / North America

Coachella Road Trip: San Francisco to Las Vegas

Road trippin with my few favourite allies. Fully loaded we got snacks and supplies. – awesome RHCP For as long as I can remember I’ve wanted to go on a road trip in the USA. This year I’m making it happen. The route San Francisco > Santa Cruz > Monterey […]

How To Enjoy Cannes Film Festival With No Money or Celebrity Status
Europe / Festivals / France

How To Enjoy Cannes Film Festival With No Money or Celebrity Status

When I went to Cannes Film Festival I had no money, no invitations and didn’t have a hit album or new film to promote. I was a dirty backpacker on a five-month trip around Europe who’d planned a stop in Nice to coincide with the Cannes Film Festival. I hadn’t […]

Win a Trip to Cuba!
Cuba / Travel

Win a Trip to Cuba!

This time last year I was getting ridiculously excited about my trip to Cuba. I was there to help judge the Havana Club Gap Year Competition and genuinely enjoyed every second on the island. Cuba has so much more depth to it than just the colourful images you see from […]

What Can You Do With £25 on Khao San Road?
Thailand / Travel

What Can You Do With £25 on Khao San Road?

In Thailand £25 is around 1347 Baht, to be precise. I had one night to explore the backpacker world I love so much before going off to work with Thailand Tourism on a luxury hotels project. I landed, dumped my stuff in my hotel, and immediately got one of the […]

Getting Pierced on Khao San Road in Thailand
Thailand

Getting Pierced on Khao San Road in Thailand

So with a little Chang in me, no one to party with and too jet lagged and tired to go to the effort of making friends I decided, for some reason, it would be a great idea to get my ear pierced. As soon as I had the thought I […]

I Ate Pretty Much All The Food in Vietnam
Travel / Vietnam

I Ate Pretty Much All The Food in Vietnam

The food in Vietnam is absolutely incredible. This is pretty much everything I ate during my two-week Vietnam trip to get you excited about the culinary offerings over there. Rather than pump my Instagram feed full of my gorging I thought I’d document it all here for your viewing pleasure. […]

75 Reasons to Love Festivals
Festivals

75 Reasons to Love Festivals

I love a good festival, me. I’m not sure if it’s the camping, the camaraderie or just the ridiculous clothes that seem to be socially acceptable when you’re partying in a field but I’m well excited for the summer. Here are 75 reasons why you should love festivals too, or […]

Festival Fashion Packing List
Festivals

Festival Fashion Packing List

One of the biggest parts of going to a festival is the fashion. Once you’ve sorted out what you’re taking to eat and how you’re going to sneak your alcohol in you’ll need to give your festival wardrobe some serious thought. I’ve already started to think about what I’ll need […]

That Time I Went Skydiving in Taupo, New Zealand
Australasia

That Time I Went Skydiving in Taupo, New Zealand

Getting hotter, sat on some guys lap I’d only just met and feeling a bit shaky sick yet excited, I was in a plane 15,000 feet above New Zealand not as you may have thought, out on the razz at 18 in the local nightclub. My whole trip had been […]

The Best Food for Festivals
Festivals

The Best Food for Festivals

Light, cheap, can be cooked on a camping stove and hardy to the changing weather elements – that’s what you want from your festival food choices. Some festivals will have a comprehensive eating area where the food is the star attraction, along with the acts of course. These foodie festivals […]

Life is Tough as a Koala
Australasia

Life is Tough as a Koala

Chlamydia, AIDS, a stoner reputation and a life threatening eating disorder – sounds like a celebrity from the 80s hey? This is just what a koala has to put up with day to day. I’ve recently visited the Gold Coast in Australia and spent a day and night up at […]

11 Top Tips for Sleeping at a Festival
Festivals

11 Top Tips for Sleeping at a Festival

There comes a time in everyone’s festival life that you just want to sleep. The trouble with UK festivals and sleep is that it’s absolutely freezing when you want to go to bed, but, if you’re lucky, boiling when you wake up. Anywhere in Europe, Oz or the USA and […]

How to Get Tickets to Coachella from the UK
Festivals / North America

How to Get Tickets to Coachella from the UK

I’ve managed to bag myself four tickets to Coachella in 2014, oh yes. This was done with a totally unnecessary amount of research, and there were a whole rollercoaster of emotions involved in the process. It started with curiosity and ended in shaking hands, a racing heart and a little […]

The Best of the Day 3 Coachella Line Up
Festivals / Music / North America

The Best of the Day 3 Coachella Line Up

Day 3 of Coachella: in my opinion the best day of the whole festival (check out my highlights for day one and day two). The main headliners Arcade Fire will be performing and I’m looking forward to getting the glitter, sequins and face paint out for them. My boyfriend went […]

5 Inevitable Conversations When You Reveal You’re a Travel Blogger
Travel

5 Inevitable Conversations When You Reveal You’re a Travel Blogger

Being a travel blogger is awesome, as I may have mentioned a few times. Being in the job I am and my friendship circles in London I think I sometimes forget what life is like not being a travel blogger, and it’s only when I go back to my parents’ […]

Another 7 Top Coachella Line Up Picks: Day Two
Festivals / Music

Another 7 Top Coachella Line Up Picks: Day Two

The Coachella line up 2014 is an eclectic mix of awesomeness of every genre. You’ll have seen I’ve already posted my top billing picks for day one. Well here lies my top 7 absolute must-sees for day two. Starting predictably, with the headliner, and moving swiftly on to Blood Orange. […]

My Top 7 Coachella Line Up Picks: Day One
Festivals / Music / North America

My Top 7 Coachella Line Up Picks: Day One

When you go to a festival in a group it can sometimes be hard to work out who to see, especially if you want to stick together. When I went to Glastonbury for the first time I went in a group of four and we all picked one, two or […]