I’ve just posted my video entry to youtube for the Vantastic Adventures competition. Run by World Nomads, they pick 7 couples to do 7 ‘legs’ of Australia. They give you a van, a video camera and money for fuel and you are let loose in Australia to film a video and compete with the other [...]
Archive | August, 2009
Steve and I were privileged to get to go to the wold premiere of Taylor Steele’s new surf film The Drifter. Part of the Ombak Bali International Surf Film Festival, the movie follows surfer Rob Machado trying to find himself as he travels around islands in the Indonesian Archipelago. Enjoying Jim Beam and cokes and [...]
One of the biggest challenges I’ve had to overcome in Bali is how to get around. Unlike in developed countries like England, where there are numerous modes of public transport, train, tram, bus, ferry, tube…in Bali there are none of these things. photo by martin hopkins on flickr Most people get around by motorbike- which [...]
I’ve just had my second featured article published on Boots N All- 7 Places to visit in England besides London. Please check it out, digg it, comment, thumbs it up by clicking here
“It’s On When It’s On” is Rip Curl’s tagline for this event and Padang Padang 09 certainly was ON on Saturday 15th August. With a big swell expected over the weekend, the green light was given on Saturday with 32 international invites battling it out at Padang Padang, Bali. Hundreds of Bali’s best looking girls [...]
Check out my article 7 of the Best Movie Locations Around The World on Boots N All.
Looking for a souvenir to take home from Bali that’s cheap and pretty damn cool? Take a look at some of these you can find on Kuta’s stalls. 1. A Disco Penis- A disco ball shaped like a penis, this is a must have ornament for any household. A great conversation starter, your guests will [...]
Next to Satria Palace in Denpasar lies a pet market. Despite Satria Palace being a main ‘sight’ to visit, we had not come to see this or anything else in Denpasar, we had come to see for ourselves what we had heard about Pasar Satria. When we pulled up on the bike on Jalan Veteran [...]
Who is this Pommie chick?
I'm a British girl from Manchester and I have been traveling solo since 2008. After graduating from university I decided there was more to life than the hours between 9 and 5, so I packed my journalism degree into my suitcase to travel the world and work remotely. I hope to inspire you to be your own boss, live life and travel the world.