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Day Ten - Just wandering around

I wasn’t working until 7pm today so we took a morning trip out to Summerside; the next biggest town in PEI.

Not too much going on but it was great having a wander around, enjoying the sunshine – while it was out – having the wind in my face while driving along and embracing that smell of summer! 32 more words

Day Five: Just like riding a bike 

I have to admit I was a little nervous coming back to the hostel and working here again after such a long absence and also coming in the middle of the season really. 520 more words

Day Four: Best Kind

While I was in Newfoundland I came across a wonderful saying when something is good or cool, ‘best kind’, they would say, not meaning literally the best kind but still. 482 more words

Day Three: Embracing The Nostalgia

Yesterday was my first day back at the hostel where I first found my love of hostelling, hospitality and where PEI truly came alive for me – HI Charlottetown Backpackers Inn, a definite home from home. 411 more words

Packing for Europe in Summer

Having just returned from 14 days travelling in Europe, I know exactly how hard it can be when deciding what to pack. If you’re like me, there wasn’t enough room in your budget to check that huge suitcase so you’re stuck with the free hand luggage alternative. 217 more words


Days 1-2, London

Finally getting a chance to recap the past few days! I’ll start with London.

It’s hard to imagine a better first day of my trip! After getting in on Monday morning, I checked into my hostel, St. 692 more words


I Heart Melbourne (For Real)

Melbs, Melbs, Melbs, what can I say about Melbs? Well, I could bore you by telling you just how great it is. I could make you jealous by telling you how utterly amazing it is and how I’ve had the best time ever here. 1,083 more words