18/26 New Things Challenge: Go to a Rave in the Morning!

I’m not much of a morning person! In fact I rather if people didn’t talk to me in the mornings until I’ve had a coffee or a tea. But the idea of raving at 7:00am, on a weekday before starting work sounded oddly appealing and a good one for my 26 things to do before IContinue reading “18/26 New Things Challenge: Go to a Rave in the Morning!”

10/26 New Things Challenge: Take part in a Zombie Shuffle

What do we want? BRAINS! When do want it? BRAINS! This is what I chanted last month during Melbourne’s zombie shuffle around the streets of Melbourne’s CBD with thousands of the undead! This annual event is Melbourne’s “biggest gathering of the undead” who stop traffic, line up tourists and drip blood all the way from TreasuryContinue reading “10/26 New Things Challenge: Take part in a Zombie Shuffle”

7/26 New Things Challenge: Drink a Pickleback

The other day I had my first Pickleback at swanky cocktail bar Lily Black’s , in Melbourne’s CBD, 12 Meyers Pl. Now you may be wondering what a Pickleback actually is. For an accurate description I copied down two definitions which I sourced on the very reputable and accurate website urbandictionary.com. Now guess which one isContinue reading “7/26 New Things Challenge: Drink a Pickleback”

6/26 New Things Challenge: Visit Melbourne’s loo with a view

As far as toilet experiences go, my encounters with loos this year whilst travelling S.E Asia have been pretty horrific . One that sticks in mind was the sleeper train toilet in Thailand which wasn’t so much a toilet but rather a hole that dropped down onto the tracks surrounded by some footholds. This madeContinue reading “6/26 New Things Challenge: Visit Melbourne’s loo with a view”