Jumping with glee in Feejeeee

So arriving in Fiji a day late wasn’t exactly what i’d intended! Since my fellow backpackingbananas had arrived earlier in the week, they had started their own adventure exploring the north island; so… Continue reading


Well hello there friends. We’ve had serious issues with our Australian blog so I’m afraid you’ll have to wait for that cracker. But for now here’s a great photo to enjoy.. So we… Continue reading

Bienvenue to Electric Avenue!!

NZ: It aaall went down in Queenstown!

First stop on the South Island was Kaiteriteri, a small town with a beautiful beach just off the Abel Tasman National Park. Next stop – Westport, I played my first ever game of… Continue reading

NZ: North Island done and the fun’s only just begun…

After the seeing the geographical beauty of New Zealand in the Waitomo caves, it was time to soak up the traditional Kiwi culture in Rotorua. We went to a Mauri culture experience which… Continue reading

New Zealand: Leila Lo goes solo!

After an absolutely incredible 7 weeks in South East Asia, the backpacking bananas have (temporarily) split! While Grace and Sheryl have ventured to the beautiful East Coast of Oz, I decided to explore… Continue reading

Krabi ain’t so shabby

Every year Thailand celebrates the Songkran Festival with a massive water fight! No matter where you are or what you’re doing, if you leave the safety of your room you WILL be soaked. Initially,… Continue reading

Tao to Phi Phi haha hehe

After causing significant damage to our livers in Koh Phangan we decided to take a 5 day detox in the small island of Koh Tao. Christianne and Sheryl had failed by the second… Continue reading

Crash, Bang, KOH PHANGAN

We arrived in Bangkok and sweated off the majority of our body weight in a night hotter than a  Bikram Yoga class. We snuck into a hostel to wash our clothes for the… Continue reading

Vietnam: Hoi An to Nha Trang

After a horrifically boring one day stay in Hue where we pretended to be interested in the sites we hopped onto yet another sleeper bus to Hoi An. Once again, like everywhere in Vietnam, we… Continue reading