How to apply for a Canadian working holiday visa

If you're thinking about applying for a Canadian working holiday permit you might get a little stumped throughout the application process, it's not as simple as getting an Australian or NZ visa (as far as I've heard) so here's a little how-to blog to ease the process. The whole process is done through International Experience [...]

Why travelling is a privilege

Travelling is a privilege, a luxury and not a necessity. And for many people it's merely just a dream-state that we enter when we lay our heads down at night. Not everyone is able to travel. Some people are physically unable to, others may suffer from mental health issues which stop them from doing so [...]

It’s not just about blue skies and sun-kissed skin

Many of us count down the days until the weekend, and the months until summer. We listen to songs that throw us into a time machine and send us back to warm, hazy nights with friends or forward to new adventures. We hit the replay button on that one jam that triggers the memory of [...]

First time travelling solo

As you might know from a previous blog post, last year I had my first experience of travelling solo on the west coast of Canada. I was angry and exhausted about my life and thought it was about time I started exploring our beautiful world - which I'd always wanted to do. I'd never been [...]

A letter to 2017

I haven't written since August, no blogpost, no articles, no features. Even writing this feels slightly alien, maybe with every word it'll become more familiar. I'm not particularly sure why, I wrote so much prior to summer but somewhere in-between juggling a full time masters and a full time internship writing started becoming a chore, [...]