Dive the Great Barrier Reef

I was extremely excited to be heading up to Far North Queensland to dive the Great Barrier Reef again. It was on bucket list as done, but if you don’t write a blog post about it, it didn’t really happen, right?┬áPlus, it had been about eight years since I’d last been to the Reef and […]

Norwegian Ice Sliding

It’s Spring in Norway and the snow has begun to melt. The temperatures are still below zero during the night and a morning stroll for a foreigner means having to confront the Norwegian ice. I moved to Oslo, Norway in August 2012. An opportunity to live overseas (which happened to be on the top of […]

Bucket List #54: Enjoy a White Christmas

In 2012, I spent my first European Christmas in Trondheim, Norway with my partner’s family.┬áThe average temperature in December is about -6 degrees – perfect for snow. This was going to be my first white Christmas. When we arrived at his family home just before Christmas. The countryside was covered in white snow, but alas, […]

Bucket List #77: Cycle Through Vietnam

In an adventurous 2006, a good friend of mine and I decided to cycle through Vietnam. The tour took us basically from top to bottom. We cycled around 550km of the route, the whole experience was an eye-opener into another culture. This was a typical day: Wake up early Have a big brekkie Ride for […]

First Week in Oslo

The number one item on my bucket list is to live overseas. Well, in August 2012 I moved to Oslo. This is a look at my first week in Oslo. I must of kept the travel gods happy this time round, because both myself and my bags made it to Oslo. On time. No delays. […]

Bucket List #42: Skiing in the Alps

Since moving to Norway I’ve decided to take up snowboarding again. I had my first run down the slopes in January 2013, which is about eight years since the last time I strapped in to my board. When the opportunity to go skiing in the Alps in Austria, I was really pumped. We flew into […]