Responsible travel guide to Vietnam

Before I traveled to Vietnam, I had high hopes about traveling responsibly in Vietnam. My aim was not only to produce as little waste as…

The Ultimate Guide to visiting the Pinnacle, Grampians

The Pinnacle is one of the Grampian’s National Park’s most famous spots. For visitors to this beautiful national park in Victoria, the pinnacle walk is…

The Ultimate Guide to Grampians Hikes

The Grampians National Park, also known as “the Grampians” is a region west of Melbourne. The national park was listed Australian National Heritage List in…

A Christmas Road Trip to the Grampians

As someone who grew up in Melbourne, Australia, I have fond memories of spending school holidays taking road trips around our home state of Victoria.…

1 day in Hue, Vietnam

When we visited Vietnam, we (unfortunately) had a tight itinerary. We only had 1 day in Hue – but this was enough even to glimpse…

Bai Tu Long Bay: A Sustainable Halong Bay Alternative

This post is sharing my non-sponsored experience visiting Bai Tu Long Bay (a great Halong bay alternative) with a company called Indochina Junk. I hope…

The Ultimate Packing List for Vietnam

Packing for travel is always a bit of a pain. After all, there’s a fine line between being prepared and lugging around a heap of…

My honest zero(ish) waste travel experience in Vietnam

While we live in an age of perfect Instagram shots, blemish-free photos, and pristine holiday snaps, I want to be 100% honest and authentic about…

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