The Kindness of Strangers

People are wonderful, they really are. The city life can make you doubt this sometimes. We’re all bundled together, forced to wear the suits and skirts, we walk past each other blank faced and thinking only of coffee. We forget the simple wonderful feeling that comes with connecting with someone, enjoying someone’s company, and someone’s stories.

How and Why You Will Never Be Travelling Alone

“Aren’t you worried about travelling alone?” It’s a question I get asked all the time. Friends and colleges who have never backpacked always ask this. ‘Don’t you worry about making friends?’ The answer is always the same. Of course not. So today I’ll dispel a few worried thoughts about Travelling Solo, share a few tales, and give a few tips for those who are still concerned.

Goon

You just had a little shiver down your spine when you read that, didn’t you? Which means one of two things- either you’ve traveled in Australia, or you can see the future, and your body is scared.