Interview with United by Blue

View original post at United by Blue @fieldnotes__ | rachelclaire.co Born in Western Australia and raised by the sea – Rachel discovered a love for photography, adventure, travel at an early age. Her first ever trip saw her traveling Libya with her Grandfather, during one of Libya’s most dangerous times, an experience she wouldn’t trade for anything….

Eastern Europe with Busabout

Everything glowed orange, flooded in the warmth of the almost-gone sun. The mountain alive with the laughter and shutter clicks of our group of adventurers as we said our goodbyes to the long day of bus travel just passed. We’d all met only hours before in the cozy hostel common room, hasty hike plans set…

Interview with Yen Magazine

I was lucky enough to be interviewed by one of my favourite publications recently – Check it out below! Q&A WITH FIELD NOTES PHOTOGRAPHER RACHEL CLAIRE ATHINA MALLIS | 7 SEPTEMBER 2016 SEE ORIGINAL POST OVER AT YEN Rachel Claire’s Field Notes account is one of a number on Instagram with the power to evoke instant envy. Always…

Boranup, Escape the City

It’s no secret. I’m obsessed with giant trees. It’s taken me to places all over the world. I even went as far as to convince my entire family to join me on a hike in Oregon two years ago, because I couldn’t leave the place without basking in the glory of the spur. Living in…

Libya, Before Time.

Nader smiled at me from the front of the bus. He was young, about 25 and infinitely excited about his first busload of tourists, necks craning to look out the windows of the ancient bus that was carting us, at a rickety snail pace, up the side of a mountain to Gasr- Al Haj. Nadar has…

Hello, it’s nice to meet you.

It’s taken 6 years to get to this point. 6 years of adventures and travels. 6 years of red-eye flights, overnight trains, overcrowded busses and sweaty across-town hikes – to finally write some of this down.