On the Yucatan peninsula in Quintana roo state is a city called Tulum. This spiritual oasis is relaxation heaven. One of the main attractions here is the preserved ancient mayan ruins of Tulum, set to the backdrop of beautiful beaches and the sea, these ruins are a tourist hotspot but are so worth a visit. See the photos and read the blog to hear all about my adventure to Tulum.
Is Chichen Itza the heart of Mayaland?
What a long day! Entering Mayaland, getting to explore Chichen Itza ruins, learning interesting facts and history about this sacred heritage site. It’s trips like this that further my love for travel and being outside. Read the full blog and check out the photos
What makes me so excited to travel to Mexico?
I am in Mexico! specifically on the Yucatan peninsula eating amazing Mexican food, drinking margaritas, visiting beaches and brushing up on my Spanish ‘otra margarita por favor’
Exploring the Everglades-Is it a Heron or an Egret?
The America trip continues in Florida with a trip to the Everglades National park. The wetland is home to many plants and animals, some of which I was lucky enough to see!
What is a Nobel Laureate?
A Nobel laureate is a researcher who has been awarded a Nobel prize in their specific scientific discipline, why am I discussing Nobel laureates? its because I have some exciting news to share. Along with a discussion of the start of my trip to America!
What does it mean to be a PhD student?
What does life as a PhD student look like? This week I discuss what I study for my PhD thesis and why I love going into university everyday
My name is Nicole Foster, I am originally from Adelaide, Australia and am a Postdoctoral researcher in Environmental Science. I… Read more About me