Whitsundays sailing trip

One of the coolest parts of our Australia trip was the Whitsundays sailing tour, included in our Greyhound package. It was three days, two nights sailing around the islands off of Airlie beach – so dreamy! We were on the Broomstick boat, with about 25 other people. It was a nice size as some ofContinue reading “Whitsundays sailing trip”

Beautiful Byron Bay

After a long, exhausting 13 hour overnight bus journey from Sydney, we finally arrived in Byron Bay. But instead of glorious sunshine like we expected, it was pouring with rain. Like torrential rain. And it pretty much didn’t stop for three days straight. It was unusually stormy for that time of year (February). We stayedContinue reading “Beautiful Byron Bay”

Fun things to do in Melbourne

Melbourne was the first stop of our four and a half month trip, in January 2018. We stayed with a friend just outside the city, near Prahran, so it was a perfect location for doing things in central Melbourne and going out on Chapel street. These are some of the things we got up to…Continue reading “Fun things to do in Melbourne”

Incredible Fraser Island

As part of our epic trip up the East Coast of Australia we did a three day, two night tour of Fraser Island, the world’s largest sand island. We booked it with Cool Dingo, so we were with a group of about 25 for the three days, and it was awesome. After a long busContinue reading “Incredible Fraser Island”

Tongariro Alpine Crossing

One of the highlights of my New Zealand trip in March 2017 has got to be the Tongariro crossing hike, rated one of the best one-day hikes in the world. The scenery was breathtaking but my god it was the hardest hike I’ve ever done (not that I’ve done many)! It takes you across soContinue reading “Tongariro Alpine Crossing”