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City Girl Vs Small Town Girl: Life In Melbourne

When I was 18, I followed a life long dream and made the move from my small town of Brighton up to the UK’s capital of London. At first, the hustle and bustle and novelty of walking past iconic landmarks like Big Ben and Buckingham Palace as part of my daily commute was overwhelming. However, it was a brief stint that lasted just a few … Continue reading City Girl Vs Small Town Girl: Life In Melbourne

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8 Things They Never Tell You About An Australian Working Holiday In Melbourne

When I touched down in Melbourne six months ago at the start of my Australian working holiday, my stomach did the kind of churning sensation that was synonymous with having a hundred different thoughts and emotions going on inside of me. I felt nervous, excited, apprehensive and even a little bit lost. I guess all of these feelings stemmed from not really knowing why I … Continue reading 8 Things They Never Tell You About An Australian Working Holiday In Melbourne

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10 Things That Worry Me About My Australian Working Holiday (and why I’m going anyway)

‘But why Melbourne?’  That’s the question most people ask me when I tell them I’m going to start my Australian Working holiday in the Southern Australian city this week. The truth is I don’t have an answer. Deciding to (hopefully) work in Melbourne is as totally random a decision as it was to go to Australia in the first place. This summer I was in … Continue reading 10 Things That Worry Me About My Australian Working Holiday (and why I’m going anyway)