So midlifewanderlust1965 just nominated me as one of his 11 for the Liebster award… so I hear it goes a little like this:

  • When you receive the award, you post 11 random facts about yourself and answer 11 questions from the person who nominated you on your blog.
  • Pass the award onto 11 other blogs (make sure you tell them you nominated them!) and ask them 11 questions.
  • You are not allowed to nominate the blog who nominated you…
 My 11 Random Facts:

1. One of my favorite places is the Carlos Sand Blow in Australia

2. I badly want a pet… mostly a sugar glider but id settle for anything fluffy!

3. I’m a big movie fan, I travel with my hard drive packed full of movies and id be devastated if I lost it.

4. I love cooking and baking and truly miss it while I’m traveling.

5. I’m a diehard Fanta and Diet Coke fan

6. Being underwater scares the shit out of me but I learnt to scubadive so I could see the pretty fishies!

7. Due to a medical condition I have less brain fluid stuff (technical term) than most people.

8. I love thunderstorms.

9. I have a pair of odd socks my friend gave to me, they’re lucky and I always wear them on planes.

10. I wish I was better at taking photos.

11. If I died now, I’d be happy with my life.

The 11 Questions midlifewanderlust1965 asked me:

1. What is your worst travel experience? Check out this post, sums it up pretty well..

2. What is your favourite song? Could never say, it changes constantly!

3. What is thing that always brings a tear to your eye? I’m a sucker for soppy movies!

4. Which social network do you use the most? Facebook #addicted.

5. What would be your last meal? Toast and marmite with a poached egg to start, Christmas roast dinner for mains and choc cake with cream for dessert.

6. Who would be your least ideal travel companion? Someone who wouldn’t eat street food or in local restaurants.

7. Which luxury would you always travel with? A speaker, even if just a small one I can’t live without it.. and 2 towels, one for the beach etc. and one for showers!

8. Do you listen to podcasts? Yes, the Ricky Gervais show and old Russell Brand episodes!

9. Which do you prefer, Hostels or Hotels? They both have their when’s and where’s!

10. What do you hate about travelling? Never unpacking, living out of a backpack. And not having proper cooking facilities.

11. Slow or quick travelling? Varying speeds please!

My 11 Questions to my nominees:

1. Whats the best food or meal you’ve discovered on your travels?

2. What do you miss most from home?

3. How do you say hello in the language of the country you’re in currently?

4. Do you have a bucket list?

5. What was the last thing you ate?

6. Do you work and travel at the same time, or work for a period then travel for a period?

7. Do you prefer traveling alone or in a group?

8. Why did you start blogging?

9. Best travel photo you’ve taken? (Link it if you can!)

10. What’s the one thing that most people bring traveling that they don’t need?

11. Best travel photo you’ve taken? (Link it if you can!)

My 11 Nominees!

1. Backpacks and baguettes @bpandbaguettes

2. Clo Clos travels @cloclostravels

3. Totally Sams World @Travelsamsworld

4. You Bloody Tourist @bloodytourist

5. Tourist guide central @touristguidec

6. Escape Traveler @escapetraveler

7. Arielle at sea @arielle_maia

8. Juno Kim @RunawayJuno

9. La Adventura Project @Aventuraproject

10. Backpack the World @backpackworlduk

11. Getting Stamped @GettingStamped

So, off you go and get started, repost when your done! Thanks for nominating me midlifewanderlust1965.