Long Haul In-Flight Essentials

#inthedarkages still using the iPod classic. It’s a classic!

Living in Australia and going on an International trip means that you will endure an incredibly long-haul flight. To give you some context, having travelled to Europe a few times, the total flight time can take anywhere between 21 to 26 hours. This week, I will be headed to New York City with a light 21 hour flight awaiting us. For an antsy, impatient person this is a very challenging feat having to sit in one spot for such a long period of time so I wanted to share some things that I do to make the time more bearable. I’ve also compiled a few tips on how to stay looking & feeling fresh during the flight so when you disembark the plane, you can still feel like somewhat of a human.  Continue reading

Weekend City Break – Packing List Guide Autumn/Fall


Packing for any trip can send me into a frustrated and confused state where procrastination sets in and the packing task gets dragged out into an abyss of nothingness until I am rushing like crazy throwing random pieces into a bag. If like me you are a Virgo, or you like to be organised and loathe thinking about what to pack, then a packing list is a must before any trip. Continue reading