SURPRISE! We decided it was time to leave Australia. Any guesses where we are for the holidays?
We don't have an exact date, but sometime in February 2014, Matt and I started dating. Over the years, we've decided on the 18th (as we weren't going to let Valentine's Day steal our thunder). In the time we've been together, we've experienced and shared so much with one another. I don't want to get too... Continue Reading →
Dear Matt, HAPPY BIRTHDAY MY LOVE! Today my favourite travel buddy, my partner in crime, my best friend and the taller (much more handsome) half of Borderline Backpackers turns 26. You are the smartest, kindest and most inspirational person I have ever met. We've been all over the world together and you still manage to surprise... Continue Reading →
Thank you to everyone who wished me a happy birthday over the past few days! The time change is still a bit confusing, but I felt all the love you've sent my way. You might be surprised to learn this is was my 8th birthday abroad, in a row. Yes, I only just turned 24.... Continue Reading →
This year, we were fortunate to explore through 3 different continents, countless cities and with all the people we love! Thank you to everyone we met along the way, you have all made this year so special for us. Europe: Two trips to London, a birthday scavenger hunt in Bournemouth, cheerleading competitions, visits with friends... Continue Reading →
For weeks now, everyone we know has been talking about the snow, decorating their trees and shopping for presents. Me? I can't even tell you what day of the week it is! Christmas feels different when you're away from family or home, but even more so when backpacking. Ally's Christmas in Canada I grew up... Continue Reading →
Da Mario - ££ - 9/10 Pizzeria 12 Queens Rd, Bournemouth BH2 6BE, UK Our favourite restaurant in all of Bournemouth is Da Mario's. Named after the head chef, who made the pizzas from hand and wood fired it's a family run pizzeria, serving arguably the best pizza in Bournemouth, at arguably the best price. You're looking... Continue Reading →
Naked Dough - £ - 8/10 Dessert Old Street Underground, London, EC1Y 1BE Love cookie dough? Want the ability to combine different flavoured scoops into a sugary sensation? Well this is the place for you. It's next to the Magic Roundabout bar entrance, in Old Street Underground station (before you go through the turnstiles). I combined 'Unicorn... Continue Reading →