Shannon

Shannon is a travel and lifestyle writer with a keen taste for global adventure – whether it be snorkeling in the waters of Fiji, or exploring the art and architecture of Barcelona. When Melbourne calls her back home, she spends most of her time exploring and planning weekend road trips. To fund all of her trips, Shannon is a freelance writer and marketer – she was named the Australian Young Marketer of the year in 2017!

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Photo Journal: Renaissance art, architecture and rooftop views in Florence, Italy

Florence in Italy has it all; art, history, beautiful buildings, good food (you must try the pizza and gelato) and…

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100 post ideas for travel bloggers with writers block

Attention travel bloggers, this post is for you! I have brainstormed 100 travel related blog ideas (thank me later), this…

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How to stop the post-holiday blues from dragging you down

This post was originally posted on Busabout: How to stop the post-holiday blues from dragging you down   Dreading the return…

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20 images that will make you drop everything and book a flight to Cinque Terre

  Cinque Terre in Italy houses some of the countries most picturesque and beautiful coastlines. Think picture-perfect-postcard-pastels! It’s five villages…

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With Love, From Prague

  Our Busabout journey throughout Europe would not be complete without a stop in the beautiful city of Prague in…

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Photo Journal: Exploring the canals of Venice, Italy

When I think of Venice I think of gondolas, canals, lovely little streets, narrow footbridges, colourful houses and good Italian…

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50 things to do in the city of Melbourne

Melbourne goes above and beyond to impress its visitors. Check out some of our favourite things to do.

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Video: Visiting Ugljan Island in Croatia (on a scooter!)

The picturesque island of Ugljan is not far from Zadar and can be reached by a quick and cheap ferry.…

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No travel insurance? Here’s what you need to know about overseas hospital visits

There’s a saying out there in travel-land. ‘If you can’t afford travel insurance, you can’t afford to travel.’ Nowhere is…

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5 reasons why Amsterdam should be on your bucket list

One of the main stops on our Busabout Europe summer journey was Amsterdam and I’m so happy we decided to…

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How we spent three days in the fairytale town of Bruges in Belgium

Stop number two on our Busabout Europe summer journey was the gorgeous little town of Bruges in Belgium. Think cobbled…

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Photo Journal: Piccadilly Circus in London

Pretty much every city I have visited has had a main square with a shopping and entertainment district, but there…

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20 spots to tick off your camping bucket list in Australia

Australia is a treasure-trove of superb camping spots. Yet it can take a little digging to get off the beaten…

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Video: Kayaking in Český Krumlov, Czech Republic

Renting a kayak from our hostel (Hostel 99) gave us a chance to see Český Krumlov in a whole new…

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5 spots in Paris that will give you serious wanderlust

In case you missed this travel update post, Dave and I are travelling the 2018 European summer with Busabout and…

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Travel and the pursuit of happiness

Thinking of swapping the daily grind for a sun-drenched holiday? Well you’ll be glad to know that travellers are generally…

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Photo Journal: Camden Market in London

The Camden Market it the United Kindgom’s largest street market and one of London’s top tourist destinations, it attracts more…

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