Location: Christchurch Botanic Gardens. Medium: Water colours on paper. Enjoy.
A while ago, I shared some of my New Zealand travel sketches here on my blog and it is about time to share the rest of my travel sketches with you. During my time in New Zealand, it was the first time I consciously sat down to sketch. In the past, I used to briefly … More New Zealand Travel Sketch: Down the Rabbit Hole
When I first started this blog several years ago, it was meant to be some sort of a public diary and online portfolio for my art. I’ve been blogging for over ten years now, probably almost 15 years, and spend most of those years either on lifejournal or blogspot. I’ve closed down my lifejournal blog … More Why I’m Struggling with Travel Blogging and Why I Don’t Like Reading Other Travel Blogs
Welcome back to another post of my ‘Travel Photography’ – series. If you’re new here, I’m not a photography expert, I’m just enthusuiastic about photography. Currently, I’m using a Panasonic Lumix GF7. From mid-October until end of December, I’ve explored New Zealand and now I like to share with you my visual travel diary. By now, … More New Zealand Travel Photography: Faded Beauty
When I was in New Zealand, I’ve once overheard two young men complain how New Zealand is “too expensive” to do all the tourist activities they want. One, in particular, further explained how he feared he is missing out unless he participates in as many tourist activities as possible. These two young men were in … More How to Overcome the Fear of Missing Out When Travelling
Welcome back to another monthly favourites post. I know it has been a while since I did one of these so it is about time! March has been a rather quiet month for me, but there were things that I enjoyed and that I want to talk about with someone. So without further ado, here … More Favourites & Highlights: March 2017
I’ve heard about this book around same time last year and got very excited. Lauren Juliff started out as a travel blogger and then decided to publish some of her (mis-) adventures in a book. My expectations were high, but unfortunately, I was dissapointed. Originally, I didn’t want to post this review, knowing that many … More Review: ‘How Not to Travel the World’ by Lauren Juliff