We were looking for an authentic zoo experience and Taronga Western Plains Zoo located in Dubbo and being five hours from Sydney (give or take weekend traffic or school holidays), … Continue Reading Taronga Western Plains Zoo
Since “How to sleep cheap in America” was so incredibly popular, I figured why not write about some of our awesome driving experiences here in Australia! I find the best … Continue Reading The Best way to Travel around Australia
I’ve been riding my scooter around Sydney since 2008 and it has been fantastic! I’m able to avoid the dreaded public transport while zipping past cars stuck in traffic! I’ve … Continue Reading 8 Simple Tips for Scooter Safety Overseas
With so many gorgeous beaches and charming villages, the Gold Coast is the perfect spot for urbanites to unwind after a busy workweek. And, in a little over a months … Continue Reading Best ways to get to the Gold Coast from Sydney
I’ve been an expat American living in Australia for over seven years and a lot of my American friends still living in the US ask me why I choose Australia … Continue Reading Seven reasons to live in Australia
Taraustralis goes to Washington! I’ve been living in Australia for eight years. And in thinking about it, I’m pretty Aussie. I’ve had my fair share of meat pies, can … Continue Reading Major Announcement!
People ask me all the time “Where ya from?” and to be honest, I have a hard time answering that. I normally don’t really want to get into it.. but, … Continue Reading Where ya from?
Do you know what a Huntsman Spider is? It’s a cross between a furry finger and the Thing from “The Munster’s.” I guess that’s the best way to describe it. … Continue Reading Incident at 176.
Have you ever noticed all the stuff out there that can scare the crap out of kids these days? Take Santa for example. Poor kids are forced by their parents … Continue Reading Scaring the crap out of kids, one Santa at a time…
Woah! Sydney! You’ve surprised me – you’ve officially made me LOVE Christmas! Rudolph! I’ve been in Australia for 8 years, and I’ve never seen anything quite as full on and … Continue Reading Hello Santa!
Just took my last course of the year – I just learnt how to make coffee! I LOOOOOVE making coffee! It’s such a skill. It’s fun, it’s a bit harder … Continue Reading Espresso Yourself!
No cavities! My teeth are approved for travel over the next six months! I never realised now funny it is having people staring right at you so closely. But like they … Continue Reading Dentist Approved and ‘Meet the Party Animals!’
When you don’t spend much time in Martin Place, it’s interesting what you find… Here’s a guy dressed up as a tongue or a heart talking to a guy during … Continue Reading Interesting finds
Looks like ‘life’ is happening faster than anticipated. Heading down to Whyalla, SA might be happening sooner than I ever imagined. I might be leaving Sydney on Boxing Day road … Continue Reading Uh oh.