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5 things to think about when preparing for a snow season

So…you’re thinking about doing a snow season?! Firstly, what a banger of a decision you’ve made! WOOHOO!💥 No matter where in the world you decide to do it…the vibes, the carnage, the fun and the life you’ll live for those 6 months are going to be the best times of your life, trust me! I…

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Guiding you through our first time at Oktoberfest

Oktoberfest 2017… well, what can I say. It’s one of the best festivals I’ve been to thus far in my 25 years of existence and I can confidently say that all the people who I spoke to over the 4 days would feel the same. Ok, so let’s rewind a few steps. Firstly, for years…

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DO, EAT, STAY IN SORRENTO ITALY

You’ve all seen the pictures, you’ve all heard the fuss and you’ve all dreamt of visiting here for as long as you can remember. This was me too until in July, on a family holiday with the parents, we headed for Sorrento & Positano and woweeee what a treat. (Positano post next to stay tuned!)…

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Berlin, a group of friends and an insane 5 day itinerary

Since leaving New Zealand in July 2016, Bryn and I have been to some epic European cities, seen some beautiful old buildings, learnt about ancient history & past wars and visited some incredible sites, but wow…nothing quite compares to the city of Berlin. Full of so much history, culture, nightlife & more, to say I…

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An overnight hiking adventure to Lac Blanc, Chamonix

Sleeping bag, check. Tent, check. Pre-cooked food, check. Beers for the boys, check. Almost ready to rock ‘n’ roll, Leah and I squeezed all our essentials into our packs, swigged as much water as possible and set off to the van ready for one hell of an adventure. Along for the ride, Wilson and Wassilla,…

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How to enjoy a rad (and romantic) weekend getaway to Bellagio, Lake Como

Lake Como…Home to beautiful lakeside villages, Italian culture, food, wine and blissful relaxation. The perfect mix for a rad (and romantic) weekend getaway. Why? Because it’s freekin EPIC and freekin BEAUTIFUL too. Yes I’m talking about Lake Como…you know, the place where George Clooney has a home, where Brad pit enjoys his vacays and where…

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Riding the incredible Vallée Blanche, Chamonix, France

With an empty bank account, a boyfriend who doesn’t want or need anything and Bryn’s birthday on the horizon, I was fresh out of ideas. “What about an experience” my wise and wonderful flatmate says. “YES” I say back to her. I mean…we live in Chamonix. Home to the most extreme humans ever. Home to…

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How to build a snowman in the French Alps

A bucketlist dream for anyone: building a snowman, while its snowing. So… On one snowy day in the French Alps of Chamonix, Leah and I thought we’d set off and build a snowman of our own. We’d both never given this a go, only seen it in the movies, so we were stoked (and maybe even a little…

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Eat, sleep and ski in Chamonix

Thinking about a ski holiday in the French Alps? Want powder for days? Then look no further than Chamonix, Mont Blanc. With the highest peak in Western Europe, Chamonix is one of Europes most popular ski towns…but don’t let that put you off. With more ski resorts than one can handle, this town will blow…

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