Most people envision pristine waters and surfers under the sun when imagining an Australian holiday. True, Australia is blessed with spectacular beaches; it’s no wonder that 85% of the population lives near the coast. Not everyone, however, is into sandy stretches of coast. When planning your driving itinerary, switch it up by exploring the other gems of Australia’s coast. Here are six not-so-obvious recommendations on your Cairns-Sydney road trip.
Australia is the perfect place for a road trip. But you need a car, right? Renting one is an option, but can quickly get expensive. Here is a brief overview on some tips for buying a car in Australia - specifically in Queensland.
Before leaving America for an extended period, I wanted to do a sequel road trip. It may not be 12,000 miles and we may not visit several national parks, but I will squeeze the Smoky Mountains in there as well as Grandfather Mountain. Instead of exploring new places out west, I'll be visiting familiar places … Continue reading On The Road (Again)
Nestled between two towering red rocks in southern Utah flows the powerful Virgin River of Zion National Park. We have heard stories about the trek and have seen photos of the pristine site, but the experience of the Narrows trail firsthand can never be fully justified by photos nor tales. With that being said, take … Continue reading The Narrows
Map One day, I'll get around to adding photos to the blog posts. I'm still adjusting to being back home and working again. I love my job and it's nice to be back. My boss and co-workers are incredibly kind and supportive of my wanderlust self. I am forever grateful that they let me take … Continue reading Map with Destinations
I enjoyed doing the bullet points about each destination of our trip. As a warning, these are just notes for jog my memory. The descriptions are nowhere near comprehensive and I am barely including the actual journey, the time on the road. I will elaborate more on a few experiences in the future. Berkeley, CA. … Continue reading West to East
Hello from sunny and cool, California, east of the bay. I can't say we planned to be in California for this long but due to a series of unfortunate events, we are in the fortunate home of UC-Berkeley. Little did I know that this town is not just a college town, but an art, culture, … Continue reading Reporting from Berkeley, California