Travel Textbook - Lucy

Lucy is the final year medical student who wants to cure disease, but not her travel bug. She is addicted to a good macchiato, documentaries and jetting off around the world, and no adventure is off-limits. She writes to help other young people find the inspiration and information necessary to explore the world and its cultures.

Teotihuacan Pyramids From Mexico City

Teotihuacan Pyramids From Mexico City: Ancient History Just An Hour From the City

I had heard of Chichen Itza before coming to Mexico, but the reality is, there are dozens of equally impressive archaeological sites in the country. Teotihuacan is just an hour from the centre of sprawling Mexico City, and this enormous Mesoamerican complex is pretty marvellous. And luckily, it’s super easy to get to the Teotihuacan …

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Mexico City Centro Historico

Top Things To Do In Centro Historico, Mexico City

Mexico City’s beating heart is the Centro Historico which is full of intriguing archeological ruins, dramatic buildings, and mouth-watering Mexican fare. The vibrancy and activity of the historical centre is unbeatable and although Mexico has a lot to offer, it feels as though a trip would be incomplete without coming here. It’s a part of …

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Tasmania Things To Do Cradle Mountain

Big Tassie Bucket List: 50 EPIC Things To Do In Tasmania

There is no hiding it: Tasmania is Australia’s favourite place to explore at the moment. With stunning scenery, the cleanest air, and a well-established food scene, there are a plethora of reasons to put Tasmania on your itinerary. My previous Tassie post was an Ultimate 10 Day Tasmania Itinerary packed with recommendations, and it has …

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Phillip Island

Phillip Island: Guide For A Weekend Getaway From Melbourne

Fresh from six weeks in London, we had begun craving an escape from the hustle and bustle of city life. Having already recently done mini-trips to the Grampians, Mornington Peninsula, Great Ocean Road, and Wilsons Prom, there was one Melbourne weekend trip glaringly missing from our track record.  Phillip Island is a rugged and popular …

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High Tatras Hiking

Hiking The High Tatras Mountains, Slovakia

The High Tatra National Park in Slovakia is the largest in the nation. The expansive area has hikes for all abilities and the views are breathtaking. Despite being a relatively small region, it packs a punch: valleys, waterfalls, and endless snow-capped peaks. Peak season runs throughout spring and summer, however I went for my High …

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