Sonderlust Secrets: Pacific Coast Highway

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The world is bigger than we could ever possibly imagine, and it’s scary to think we will never even scratch the surface in this lifetime. Even if we do travel to the same places, we see the world through different eyes, creating a unique experience. As I dive head first into travel, I am inspired by each of your adventures and am starting … [Read more...]

Kangaroo Selfies

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Remember how much I love animals? Let me refresh your memory, it's more than people. Sometimes it's so pathetic I have to force them to hang out with me.Most certainly not a consensual selfie session.Imagine my excitement when I discovered a place where I could get up close and personal with these friendly guys, in an experience I simply wouldn't … [Read more...]

Travel Blushes: Expat Edition

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Ah, the life of an expat. Most of us only dream of packing up for a new life abroad. As daunting of a commitment it may be to leave a family and home behind, experiencing a new country for the long term can be an equally fulfilling endeavour. Some expats relocate to foreign lands reluctantly to spend a year or two abroad. Others board a plane and … [Read more...]

Sonderlust Secrets: Africa

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The world is bigger than we could ever possibly imagine, and it’s scary to think we will never even scratch the surface in this lifetime. Even if we do travel to the same places, we see the world through different eyes, creating a unique experience. As I dive head first into travel, I am inspired by each of your adventures and am starting … [Read more...]

A blogging game changer

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It's time to get real, friends. Juggling a blog on top of a full time job is draining. I spend nine hours staring at a screen, only to come home to continue the same. It seemed so easy in college, when I only had 15 hours of class to attend, and hours of free time to study perfect the blog. In the real world, there never seems to be enough hours in … [Read more...]

Gaga for Graffiti: Melbourne II

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Cities will move you, arouse your senses, and spark your desires, each in their own special way. Walk the streets, and New York feels different than Sydney or Paris. Each has its own unique charm. As travelers, we know this to be true. For me, a city's fingerprints lie in it's streets and laneways. Let's take another walk down Hosier Lane, … [Read more...]

The Reality of Australia

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G'day, how you all bloody gaan'? .... is probably what some of you expect Aussies to start a sentence with. But no, here's my actual greeting: I'm Ashlee, twenty-one years young, from Global Wanderlust and as you may have guessed, I'm an Aussie. I'm here to shine a light on the reality of being Australian. Shane, as you know, has recently become … [Read more...]

Sonderlust Secrets: Bavaria

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The world is bigger than we could ever possibly imagine, and it’s scary to think we will never even scratch the surface in this lifetime. Even if we do travel to the same places, we see the world through different eyes, creating a unique experience. As I dive head first into travel, I am inspired by each of your adventures and am starting … [Read more...]

Koalafications

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After eight months of living down under, my childhood dreams have finally been fulfilled. I cuddled a koala and can now die a happy girl.Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary offers a more unique experience than zoos and wildlife parks where you find yourself looking through glass or bars. You are able to get up close and personal with 95 species of Australian … [Read more...]

Travel Blushes: Fearless Females

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My ultimate source of inspiration comes straight from the mouths of my fellow travel bloggers. The weak at the knees, excited for life, desire to see all the things kind. All the feels. I know I'm a newbie at this travel blogging gig but nowadays, when I plan my trips, I ferociously search the archives of a few of my favorites who have seen places … [Read more...]