jeju

Life on two very different islands

Even before I arrived on Jeju, I couldn’t help but think what life here would be like compared to my life on Lord Howe Island. A big part of what drew me to Jeju was knowing how much I loved…

One week in the Blue Mountains, NSW

One week in the Blue Mountains, NSW

After living on a remote island for 11 months, I finally flew back to Sydney. At first, being back in the big city was pretty exciting – I wanted to go out to eat, to the movies, and shop a bit…

Lord Howe Island's Quirks

Lord Howe Island’s Quirks

Living on a remote island is the dream. But as we all know, nothing is perfect in life, and living on Lord Howe definitely took some getting used to. These aren’t all necessarily good or bad things, just things that were…

I love Lord Howe Island, and you will too.

I love Lord Howe Island, and you will too.

Let’s start backwards. I returned home from Australia almost three months ago. For the majority of my time there, I lived on Lord Howe Island. I’d never heard of the place until spotting an online job advertisement for a burger…