Ashlee Brindley

25 Flips | 3 Magazines | @AshleeBrindley | Creator of White Petal Travels. A travel and lifestyle blog following my life and adventures around the world!

What's My Real Job?

Dog Walker<p>Okay, I’ll just start off by saying BEST JOB EVER! I literally get paid to play with dogs all day, yep, I get paid for that. It also gets …

Canada Series: Life In Canada As An Australian.

Much like backpacking around Europe, Canada has become a right of passage for many Australians. Moving overseas can be a little daunting as you don’t …

Canada

Moving To Canada: How To Get Started

If your reading this post I’m guessing you’re either deciding to or actually taking the plunge and moving to Canada! Yay for you! Embarking on your …

Canada

Yamnuska Wolfdog Sanctuary

Our Canadian bucket list is a mile long but thanks to Yamnuska Wolfdog Sanctuary and their guides we were able to cross wolf sighting off our …

Rocky Mountains

15 Things To Do On A Rainy Day

I don’t know about you but I love a good rainy day! You can wear your comfiest clothes and bum around home all day relaxing. Heaven!<p>If you ever find …

Personal Organizing

How To Succeed At Online Study

Online study and education have many advantages; freedom and flexibility are the two big ones but you also have to discipline yourself to get through …

Business Administration

6 Ways To Unwind And De-stress

Living in the digital age we’re constantly connected whether that be to work or the media. We’re just one quick swipe, one email, one notification or …

Great Things Never Come From Comfort Zones

If you asked me a year ago if I’d move to the other side of the world by myself I would never in my wildest dreams say yes! I’m naturally a shy …

Cala Bóquer

The hike to Cala Bóquer offers unbelievable views and without a doubt my favourite so far. It’s about a 40-minute hike from Puerto Pollensa, besides …

Coping with Homesickness

“Some days you just need to create your own sunshine”<p>Living abroad is great but some days you may feel a bit down. Homesickness is completely …

Kayaking Santa Ponsa

Santa Ponsa is only 18km from Palma. It is a tourist and party area, especially for the Irish but don’t let that put you off. Once you’re out on the …

How To Make Friends Abroad

If you’re a shy person like me then the thought of making new friends can be really daunting. My boyfriend can meet a complete stranger and within an …

How To Survive A Long-Haul Flight In Economy

Being an Aussie if you want to travel anywhere basically all our flights are long-haul flights. After feeling like I was going to die (not really but …

How Much My Unpaid Internship Abroad Really Cost Me

Not all internships are paid work, in fact, many like my own are unpaid. When I first started researching into accepting the opportunity to intern …

Coffs Harbour Butterfly House

The Coffs Harbour Butterfly House instantly puts a smile on your face as you get up close with nature. Stroll through the subtropical rainforest …

2016 - A Year In Review

Happy new year everyone!<p>2016… What a year! I still can’t believe it was all real!<p>Here’s what I got up too!<p>Became an accredited Wedding …

Why It's Important To Set Goals

A year has been and gone so you know what that means… It’s goal setting time! This time of year everyone’s starting their new year’s resolutions. You …

20 Valentine Date Ideas

<b>Romantic Picnic</b><p>Pack a romantic picnic and head to your favourite beach or park. Bonus points if you bring pillows to lounge on and a bunch of flowers.<p>…

How To Choose The Right Travel Money Card

There are currently 180 different currencies around the world so how on earth are you meant to travel with all those different currencies? The answer …