Thoughts on Volunteering Part 2

Volunteering overseas exposes you to people, lifestyles, history and daily life different to anything you would find at home, and as such, encourages you to grow and develop further as a person but there are other aspects to consider as well. Following on from part 1, here are the rest of my thoughts (or at … Continue reading Thoughts on Volunteering Part 2

Thoughts on Volunteering Part 1

Since I have been volunteering overseas, I have had people email me to ask how I went about organising it, especially since I didn’t go through an official programme like AusAid, Peace Corp or VSA. Most people mention (because it's also true) volunteering overseas is the best, most life-changing experience you can do. Volunteering overseas … Continue reading Thoughts on Volunteering Part 1

How to transport a bicycle overseas

I know, I know, you can thank me later 1. Google how to pack bike for aeroplane travel 2. Obtain a bike box – where and how to be determined 3. Try to understand the origami positions bike needs to be broken down into to fit box by studying other people’s blog posts, triathlon sites … Continue reading How to transport a bicycle overseas