New Zealand Dawn

8 Favourite Inspirational Travel Quotes

Often I find myself in the midst of an existential crisis – what am I doing with my life? Is this all there is? Is this where I want to be? When I start to think too much, I find it helpful to turn to the wise words of people much more intelligent and smarter than myself.…

Auckland, New Zealand

5 Best Things About Travelling Solo

I would consider myself a fairly introverted person – I’m shy and timid when placed in unfamiliar situations. Earlier this year I was lucky enough to be sent to Germany for scientific training in gunshot residue analysis; extremely excited about the prospect of seeing a new country, I was also apprehensive about going to a…

Seljalandsfoss, Iceland

Beginnings of a quaint travel blog

I love travelling. I love seeing new places. I love the fascinating history of cities, the geology of natural landscapes and the cultural evolution of different civilisations. This blog will hopefully document the adventures, experiences and things I’ve seen on my travels and inspire others to take flight and explore this amazing planet of ours.…