Ashlea Wheeler

57 Added | 3 Magazines | 14 Following | 29 Followers | @ashleawheeler | A 20-something colourfully clothed and excitable vegetarian who loves photography and exploring the world.

5 ways in which Melbourne is better than Sydney

Don’t worry, Sydney still holds the treasured position of my favourite Australian city.<p>I may be a tad biased as I’ve spent two years living in …

Australia

The creative traveller’s guide to making money through Etsy

I’m going to tell you a few little secrets on how I make money through Etsy.<p>For those of you who haven’t used Etsy before, I’ll briefly explain. Etsy …

How to squeeze your entire life into a backpack

I’ve just packed everything I own into a backpack for my move abroad.<p>Usually I do everything in my power to avoid looking like a dorky tourist, but …

Backpacking

5 things that make Tasmania spectacularly awesome

There are so many things I love about Tasmania.<p>I mentioned in my post on appreciating your hometown that there are some things I dislike about living …

Australia

5 totally achievable ways to travel as a student

Why is there a common misconception that students can’t travel?<p>I noticed this when I posted how to make travel your career. Many readers excitedly …

College & University

A lesson to every traveller on appreciating your hometown

The more time you spend in one place, the more passionate your opinion on it becomes.<p>Every traveller seems to have a strong opinion on their …

Acquainted

How I missed Bavaria’s #1 attraction from only 100 metres away

What is Bavaria’s #1 attraction? Most of you might say Neuschwanstein Castle, but I beg to differ.<p>Do a web search for Neuschwanstein Castle, and what …

Bavaria

5 ways to brand your blog (and get recognised like a rockstar)

You’re enjoying a coffee with friends when holy schamole, was that whatshisname from that indie-rock band that just walked in to the café?<p>Yes, it has …

Graphic Design

Did I photograph a ghost? What’s really up the Taroona Shot Tower

I love a good mystery. Bring on the stories of UFOs, government conspiracies, and paranormal occurrences.<p>It’s not that I’m a firm believer in all …

Paranormal

What to look for in travel insurance

As an ex-travel agent, I know basically everything there is to know about travel insurance.<p>Mostly because it paid out the most commission to travel …

Travel Insurance

Maldives Islands – as seen from a drone

When these Maldives Islands drone pics popped up in my Facebook feed, there is no way I could resist asking my friend Colin if I could share them …

Scuba Diving

Is it possible to travel with dietary restrictions?

Will it be easy to stick to a certain diet while you’re travelling, or will you end up living off steamed rice because it’s the only thing you know …

Time I