Living in Melbourne Guide: What I love to do in Northcote

A friend of mine and her partner recently moved to my old patch Northcote, Melbourne on their Australian work/holiday Visa and asked me for some tips of things to do in Northcote. As soon as I started thinking I realised I had a lot of great memories in Northcote and had quite the list! For meContinue reading “Living in Melbourne Guide: What I love to do in Northcote”

19/26 New Things Challenge: Go dance in complete darkness with strangers!

Another dance challenge for my for my 26 things to do before I turn 26 list! This time I attended No Lights No Lycra – an evening where you dance in complete darkness and really let loose! It’s a great chance to live out a cliche and ‘dance like no one’s watching,’ because no one canContinue reading “19/26 New Things Challenge: Go dance in complete darkness with strangers!”

16/26 New Things Challenge: Watch a Softball Game

There seems to be a lot of sports in Australia that just don’t get any attention at home and that’s most likely due to the crappy weather at home. On this trip I have seen beach volleyball, baseball, AFL and the latest one I have been introduced to ‘Softball’ Previously I had never seen aContinue reading “16/26 New Things Challenge: Watch a Softball Game”

14/26 New Things Challenge: Try a new sport (barefoot bowling)

In Australia, bowls isn’t just a sport for old people, who knew?! Barefoot bowls is actually a pretty popular sport for all people in Melbourne, so much so that bowl clubs come equipped with a bar and BBQs all around the rinks. So you can eat, drink and not have to wear shoes outside allContinue reading “14/26 New Things Challenge: Try a new sport (barefoot bowling)”