Figure 8 Pools, Royal National Park, Sydney AUSTRALIA

So.. I thought it has come time that I actually start to write some blogs for you on the locations and amazing destinations I’ve been lucky enough to come across in my time, and what better way than to start with somewhere close to home. The Figure 8 Pools in the Royal National Park.  If…

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A day in the life of a Hawaiian pro surfer

To begin with, I’m not Hawaiian, and I’m not a pro surfer… But we can only dream right! (But it was questioned by a local!) Hawaii being a location so close to my heart, a place I’ve only been to a few times yet it feels like a piece of me was bred there, is…

Expectations

I thought I’d write a brief post on what simmiandthesea.com is and where it’s coming from! As stated in my Hello World! post, my name is Simmi, I am 25 years of age and am currently a sailor in the Royal Australian Navy. I have been enlisted for over 6 years now and have found…

The Green Card Lottery – American Diversity Visa 2018

Have you ever considered leaving everything you own and moving across the other side of the world? Well that’s what I decided to do when in October 2016 I decided to enter the American Diversity Visa 2018 Program, also known as the ‘Green Card Lottery’, and first time lucky; success! From slight research, this was…

Hello world!

Let me start off with a ‘Hey guys, my name is Simmi, and 99% of the time you’re going to find me in, at, or on the sea!’ But lets begin with the basics… 10 things to know about me: Name: Simmi Age: 25 (8 Jan 1992, baby!) Gender: Female Occupation: Sailor/professional napper Height: 5ft…