I’m Rosie, 21 years old and about to embark on the trip of a lifetime.
Now, any blog posts you’ve read that have been written by me in the past have probably been filled with all things baking, over at Rosebud Bakes. Now that my travels are soon to be underway, a lovely, slightly diversified, brand new blog has been propelled into the blogosphere as a way for me to document all of my adventures, as well as to keep in touch with friends and family along the way.
On Friday, the 9th of January, the beautiful island of Koh Tao is going to welcome me with open arms after a most likely horrendously stressful, extremely lengthy journey, inevitably littered with wrong turns and overpriced taxi rides. The dive centre that will be my home for the next 2 months is called Simple Life Divers, where they will miraculously transform me from a fairly inexperienced, moderately nervous PADI open water diver, into a terrifically professional sounding PADI qualified Divemaster.
This is me:
And this was me, circa 2012, upon my innocent discovery of cheap fags and buckets of booze:
Something tells me this trip will be slightly more culturally rounded than the first.
So folks, welcome to my magical mystery ride around Thailand. Here’s to a fantastical 2015!