Author Archives: Tasha Amy

First Week Volunteering Completed- Ostional, Costa Rica

Ostional, Costa Rica | Volunteer work | Conservation | Animals | Turtles | Costa Rica | Guanacaste | Ostional | International Student Volunteers | ISV | Why should I pay | Volunteer Abroad | What to do | Backpacking | Budget Travel | Solo Female Travel | Backpackers Wanderlust |

I literally just want to chop my feet off- I think it would be less pain. Though, at the station Wade hooks me up with some tape and I suss out some antiseptic cream. At ten o’clock is a discussion lead by volunteer Jacqui in the Cabana. Here in Ostional the locals harvest the turtle […]

Day trip to Playa San Juanillo, Costa Rica

San Juanillo In Costa Rica | Travel Central America | San Juanillo | Hike | Surfing | Surf | Beach | Backpacking Costa Rica | Kayaking | What to do | Where to sleep | Swimming | Tubing | Backpackers Wanderlust |

It was finally everyone’s day off in Ostional so we wake up early to catch the bus to Playa San Juanillo. Though, as a result of last nights patrolling shifts, I now had two throbbing feet. The blisters were massive and a couple had popped walking home over the rocky gravel road- sorry for the […]

Carnival Spirit Review: My Experience On A Carnival South Pacific Cruise

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Find out about my experience on a Carnival South Pacific Cruise. In this Carnival Spirit Review, I will be letting you know about the rooms, food, entertainment, ports of call and more! Taking a little break from our regular backpacking routine, my partner and I decided to mix things up by going on a Carnival […]

Staying At Hotel By The Red Canal In Mandalay, Myanmar

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For the last stop in Mandalay on our Myanmar adventures, we really wanted to find somewhere tranquil and relaxing. Though, this is obviously not easy in a large, bustling, busy city. Luckily enough I came across Hotel By The Red Canal. In this review I cover everything from how to get to Hotel By The […]

Serenity Inle Resort: The Best Stay In Inle Lake

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Inle Lake is a must visit destination on any traveler in Myanmar’s bucket list. The gorgeous lakeside setting is the perfect mix between peaceful nature and local life on the water. For I knew I wanted to stay somewhere where I can truly experience the best of this gorgeous landscape and that’s when I found […]

Hotel G Yangon Review: The Best Downtown Stay In Yangon

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Hotel G Yangon was the perfect stay for us in Yangon, Myanmar. In this city which never seems to sleep it is important to have somewhere to relax at the end of the day. Hotel G Yangon was this and so much more for us, providing a quiet retreat in the concrete jungle. With quirky […]

Travel Bloggers Who Fell In Love With Kerala, India

Kerala Blog Express Group Photo

Falling In Love With Kerala- Gods Own Country During March 2018, a group of 29 travel bloggers and I had the opportunity to travel to Kerala in India on the Kerala Blog Express season 5. Over two weeks we experienced the best of the state and each fell in love with Kerala in our own […]

Day Tour To White Island, New Zealand’s Most Active Volcano

Explore White Island, New Zealand | New Zealand's Most Active Volcano | Whakatane | North Island | Backpack New Zealand | Travel | Backpacking | Surlphur | Geothermal | Amazing landscapes | Photography | Backpackers Wanderlust |

Exploring White Island, New Zealand’s Most Active Volcano When you have lived and worked in the same town for so many years sometimes you can feel like a break. Though, finances can be tight and lets be honest you have likely explored most the accessible locations around you. This was the exact predicament I was […]

Why Long Term Travel Is Not For Me

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There’s a large presence these days on Facebook, Instagram, YouTube and all those other social media platforms of these beautiful boho millennials living the dream of long term travel. They breathe the modern-day of travelling the world for extended periods of time with seemingly minimal constraints. We see them constantly popping up on our feeds, […]