WHY DID I TURN OFF NOTIFICATIONS?

Approximately two months ago I decided to turn off social media notifications on my phone. In a world where technology plays a crucial part in the social scene, why did I decide to do this? Before I answer this lets analyse and roughly calculate how much time an average millennial spends using social media. You […]

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Vlog: A Weekend in Melbourne

It started with a Facebook group chat, and then next thing I know I’ve booked flights to Melbourne and an Airbnb in Melbourne’s CBD for a Contiki catch up. I had never been to Melbourne before, so spending four days in the city was completely new to me; heck, I’d never even been to Victoria […]

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STORYTIME: MY TRANSIT FROM HELL

There I was heading off to England; a place I had wanted to visit for what seems like a lifetime, but in typical Racquel fashion, something had to go wrong, and guess what? Nearly everything that could go wrong, went wrong. INSTAGRAM: RACQUELHARDIE It was 2am on February the 1st when I realised in my […]

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VLOG: THE HAPPIEST DAY OF MY LIFE | IN LOVE WITH LONDON

A couple of weeks ago I wrote an extremely honest, raw, and- for me- exciting blog post about a particular moment I experienced in London. This post was one of my favorite’s I’ve wrote to date, so putting together the short, but special to my heart vlog was also an exciting project for me to […]

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VLOG: Festivals & Catchups | 24 Hours in Sydney

Over the Easter weekend I travelled to Sydney alone for a couple of reasons. One, I just wanted a mini-getaway. Two, I wanted to catch up with a friend that I had made on one of my Contiki tours in Great Britain. And lastly, the Cool for Summer festival was taking place at Sydney’s Olympic […]

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In Words: The Happiest Day of my Life | In Love with London

(brace yourselves kids, this one’s gonna be a deep one; I hardcore cried while writing it) I’ve wanted to write this post for a while now, ever since I left London on February the 24th to be precise. So, why haven’t I yet? Basically, I needed to be in the zone, because I’ve wanted this […]

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Vlog: A Day in London

Hi everyone! So firstly, I finally overcame my horrendous jetlag; I was going to bed at 4:30am and waking up at 10:00am. I definitely needed that week off from work to recover from my two months off. Secondly, I finally got off my lazy ass and organised my 5000 photos and videos from the past […]

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