Category - Features

How to prepare for a long haul flight

Tips for a long haul flight   Like every other English chick living in Australia, we tend to fly home on the regular. Next week is my mum’s 60th birthday and two of my best friends are getting married. I personally...

Why You Should Travel To Feel Small

  People travel for all sorts of reasons. Whatever your motivation, there is often a mix of something pulling you into the unknown and pushing you away from home comforts. For me, that push comes from needing to escape...

6 Tips on Surfing in a Crowded Line Up…

Tips of surfing a crowded lineup How to handle the crowds when surfing – tips from the pros   The Gold Coast, known as the Surfing Mecca of Australia, holds arguably some of the best surf spots on the East Coast. With...

11 More Funny Signs From Japan Ski Resorts

Signs from Japan that make no sense! After the success of our previous post 17 Funny Signs From Japanese Ski Resorts, I received so many photos from ski resorts all over Japan that I had to do another post. So here are more...

Surfer Girl Style – Top 10 surf fashion staples

Surfer Girl style We stalk the most stylish surfer girls and pin their look down to 10 items   There’s something about living in a beach town and the effortless chic of surfer girl style that’s hard to put your finger on...

17 Funny signs From Japanese ski resorts

Japan is known for its amazing light, fluffy powder snow. But ask anyone who has done a trip there and no doubt they will crack-up reminiscing over the eloquent spelling and communication of: directions, commands, instructions...

10 Epic Reasons to Move to New Zealand

Live the dream – Move to New Zealand Surf, great wine, wonderful people, long white and black beaches, mountains, hobbits and lots of sheep! What is not to love about New Zealand. Ohhh and there’s hardly anyone there...

That One Day: Surf, snowboard and skate in one day

Ever dreamed you could surf, snowboard and skate in one day?   We are only limited by our own imagination and where our priorities lie in life. There is a huge world out there with so much fun to be had and if you want to...

Kelly Slater Diet – Nutrition & sustainable living

Kelly Slater Diet – a key driver of his success?   At 42 years old and still dominating the World Surfing tour, Kelly remains an outspoken advocate for healthy eating, clean living and sustainable choices.  ...

The Science of Surfing and Happiness

  Surfing and Happiness – they are linked!   There is definitely something in the air   It is no secret that surfing makes us happy. An estimated 23 million people across the globe wouldn’t surf if it made us...