First Impressions of China

I have to say that China was not at the top of my travel list. I’m very aware of the mega nation and have many friends who have been to visit and enjoyed themselves greatly. For me, there just wasn’t something drawing me there.   This year, 2013, I’ve heard a lot about China especially … Continue reading First Impressions of China

Sitting next to funny people on planes

Sometimes you luck out on a plane with the people you sit next to and sometimes it’s an absolute disaster! I thought in this case it would be the latter but it turned out to be the opposite and I had a charming woman sitting next to me on my flight from Australia to China. … Continue reading Sitting next to funny people on planes

Comparing Santa experiences in Lapland – Rovaniemi, Finland

Santa Claus is coming to town and he’s a very busy man in Finland! Catering to the many Santa needs in this region there are a fair few choices of places to meet the jolly red man. Here are my opinions on a few on offer from what I have experienced. Santa Park Santa Park … Continue reading Comparing Santa experiences in Lapland – Rovaniemi, Finland

Winter Wonderland at Santa Village, Rovaniemi, Finland

The official residence of Santa Claus himself and the line that marks the beginning of the Northern Arctic Circle is Santa Village in Rovaniemi, Finland. I must admit, I was hesitant to attend the Santa Village as we had the day before attended Santa Park. As a 26 year old woman, there was only so … Continue reading Winter Wonderland at Santa Village, Rovaniemi, Finland

Take an adventure in Finland with Safartica

When visiting Rovaniemi in Finland, I highly recommend you enlist the services of Safartica tours for their helpful service and amazing adventures. My friend had done quite a lot of research prior to arriving in the Lapland area of Finalnd to make sure we made the most of our 3 day trip there. We were … Continue reading Take an adventure in Finland with Safartica

Winter Wonderland and Christmas experience in Finland

In December 2013, I visited Finland with my friends Marieka, Jono and Baby Jacob. We had an incredible 5 days in Helsinki and Rovaniemi celebrating the Christmas spirit.   We met Santa at Santa Park and Santa Village, rode on snowmobiles and went on sled rides with Huskies at the Husky Park with Safartica and … Continue reading Winter Wonderland and Christmas experience in Finland

A quick trip to Borneo in Instagram Pictures

This year I was fortunate to visit the jungle of Borneo Island. This was a dream to visit the Orangutans and see them in the wild. It was just the perfect time to get away as well after a busy year, an island getaway was just what we needed. We flew to Singapore on Singapore … Continue reading A quick trip to Borneo in Instagram Pictures