My Top 6 Travel Apps

H O S T E L W O R L D Android and iPhone friendly There are times when I am a fancy traveller, but let’s be honest most of the time I am a proud cheapskate and would opt to backpack rather than stay at five star hotels. Don’t get me wrong it is […]

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Interview With An Expat

With a profession that takes him all over the world covering the major stories of our time, cameraman and talented photographer Oliver Clarke is the embodiment of not only a true expat but someone who is living the dream. Born and raised in Sydney, Australia his career with the Nine Network has lead Ollie to […]

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Emirates Makeup Tutorial

Hi Everyone, I had a few requests regarding how I do my makeup for Emirates. All the products I have used I absolutely adore and are my current go to favourites. If you are planning to an attend an Emirates open day or interview I would highly recommend creating the Emirates look with you hair […]

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Emirates Grooming Standards | Hair Tutorial

Hi Everyone, Should you be contemplating a career with Emirates (and I highly recommend that you do) or currently working for Emirates you will be familiar with the hair standards expected by all cabin crew. The famed hair doughnut is a classic style that can be used both in the professional and personal realm given […]

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The Number One Thing To Do In Dubai

There are moments in life that upon living you know you will never forget and will form the fabric of stories you will tell your grandchildren in years to come. Inshallah (God willing). A few weeks ago I found myself in the company of friends old and new swimming in the warm waters of Dubai […]

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The Best Chocolate in Amsterdam

Author’s Note A day after this blog was posted the beloved Gene Wilder passed away. He was and is the one and only Willy Wonka. Mr Wilder’s portrayal of this beloved character will forevermore be in my heart. Thank you for enriching my childhood.  One of the many things I love most about my job […]

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Mum and Melbourne

I have spent a large portion of my adult life as the constant expat but after flying into Melbourne for the weekend I realised how much I still call Australia home. Though I know my life will be in Dubai for several years to come should I ever return to my big beautiful island, Melbourne […]

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Finding Peace in Brighton

A few months ago I jetted out of London Heathrow fighting back tears as I headed home to Australia leaving behind my life in London and Dublin. I was leaving behind someone I loved greatly and a future together that at the time I wanted more than anything else in the world. As my aircraft […]

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