Tuesday 31st January 2017- Wednesday 8th February 2017 The city of Melbourne was one of those places that even I couldn’t believe I hadn’t visited yet. Many backpackers decide to start their Australia trip in Melbourne, others go there in search of work. Many head there for its famous arts or music scene. For me,…… Continue reading Quick Guide to Melbourne
Wednesday 1st February – Friday 3rd February 2017 After a day exploring Melbourne and St Kilda (don’t worry, there’ll be a separate post for that), the car was booked and we were ready to leave, bound for the Great Ocean Road, early the next morning. The Great Ocean Road stretches 243 kilometres along the south-eastern…… Continue reading Road Trip on the Great Ocean Road!
Monday 30th January 2017 It’s always right before leaving a place that you discover a multitude of things you’ve not done in a certain city or town yet, and Sydney was to be no different. Therefore, the day before we flew to Melbourne, with our bags still un-packed and taxis to the airport not booked,…… Continue reading Day Trip to Palm Beach
Welcome to Luxury Vs. Budget Travel. Each week this spot will feature a comparison of the Luxury side and the Budget side of a city. This week is Sydney, Australia. Sydney, capital of New South Wales and one of Australia’s largest cities is best known for its Harbour front Opera House, arched harbour bridge and…… Continue reading Guide to Sydney, Luxury Vs. Budget Travel.
Monday 23rd January 2017 – Wednesday 25th January 2017 Jervis Bay has been high on my (admittedly lengthy) ‘must see’ list for a while. After being told tales of ‘the whitest and purest sands in all of Australia’, I had high hopes and I wasn’t disappointed. We knew a while back that one of our…… Continue reading Camping in Jervis Bay
Sunday 8th January 2017 Since arriving in Australia I’ve grown to hate wasting time, especially weekends and especially when then weather is glorious. This means that Ben and I are slowly running out of places to go and explore without having to travel for hours or hire a car. So when doing a Google search…… Continue reading A day out to Watsons Bay – Hornby Lighthouse
Sunday, January 1st 2017 (!!) Another year has gone by; they do say time flies when you’re having fun. And having fun is exactly what I’ve been doing, despite the majority of this year being spent working in order to save some valuable dollar for the travels. In March, after 88 days of banana farming, FINALLY,…… Continue reading NYE Sydney 2016