Makepeace Travels

Saturday evening, we land in Bali Indonesia and proceed as normal to customs and immigration like herded cattle. Hundreds of people stand in numerous slow moving lines for immigration. After seventy minutes, we have officially arrived in Bali! Our Air BnB host is picking my mom and I up from the airport. This is the […]

On the flight from San Francisco to Singapore, my mom and I both watched the movie Eat, Pray, Love. Because you kind of have to before you go to Bali, right?! While in Singapore, we both mentioned we should find someone like Ketut, a fortune teller. I began googling and quickly found Ashish, a Vedic […]

I am a Disney fanatic, to put it lightly. A big reason I chose to live in Orlando, Florida was because I wanted to be able to go to Disney all the time. I know I know, some people think it’s ridiculous. I’m passionate about it, the creativity and magic Disney brings to the world […]

Location: Singapore, Singapore Date: May 26-27, 2017 Twenty two hours on a plane and one connection later, we have arrived! My mom and I have begun our girls vacation and the first stop on the adventure is Singapore. After filling out our landing cards and gathering our luggage, customs & immigration are a breeze. Before […]

Location: Cairns – QLD, Australia Date: March 24 – March 31, 2017 Millions of people from all over the world descend upon Cairns every year to visit the Great Barrier Reef. Diving the Great Barrier Reef is what many people worldwide have on their bucket lists, myself included. But what I wasn’t expecting, was to […]

Like all kids, when I was younger, grown ups always asked me “What do you want to be when you grow up?” An artist, an astronaut, a teacher. My list was endless and always changing. Depending on the week and sometimes the time of day, I’d want to be a veterinarian or a teacher or […]

Smoking is very prevalent in Melbourne & Sydney. In the US, if you go into a coffee shop and order a coffee, you will receive a black coffee (with cream, milk, sugar, whatever you’d like added to it as well). If you order a coffee in Oz, they will just stare at you, waiting for […]