Travel Tips from a Worried Wildflower

I thought it was time I did another travel advice post since I have done nothing but travel in 2017 and I think I'm getting pretty good at it. I am a worrier, even if i think up a completely far-fetched and ridiculous scenario that would never happen it plays on my mind for weeks…

My Easter Weekend in Austria…

Up until last Thursday it had been 4.5 years since I last saw my Austrian family. A major reason why I decided to move abroad in Europe this year was so that I would be able to visit Austria and visit my grandparents. So finally, after 2 months and a 7 hour train journey I…

Dealing with Homesickness

I'm a homebody. My home is my comfort place. I remember 10 years ago my parents mentioned the possibility of our family moving from Australia to Austria and I begged them to not make me leave behind my friends and home in Australia for a new life of unknowns. Will I make friends? Will I…

Spring in Germany

I come from Central Queensland where our seasons consist of summer, summer, summer and about a week or two of "winter" where the temperature manages to drop below 10 degrees. So you could imagine just how excited I am to actually experience spring! I arrived in Germany 2 months ago today during the midst of…