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
If you’ve ever been afraid to get your hair cut in a foreign country – don’t be. I think it’s been one of the most rewarding experiences both personally and … Continue Reading Your best haircut ever – overseas!
Hands down, Mulu is one of the coolest places I’ve ever been! It is the middle of the jungle. There’s only about 700 people who live in the area and … Continue Reading Mulu – Deer Cave and the 3 million bats!
If you had a chance to live life like a David Attenborough documentary, would you do it? How could you say no when you’re already in Malaysia?! This is how … Continue Reading Mulu – welcome to the jungle
Taraustralis is off to Malaysia! Watch this space – more to come!
Washington DC is absolutely chockas full of fun stuff to see and do. And, it’s great when you’re a college student or backpacker because pretty much everything in DC is … Continue Reading Space Shuttle Discovery
No matter how a beginner’s guide to a city may sometimes sound redundant and naive, useful advice always come handy. Fortunately, there are a lot of guides online that are … Continue Reading Guest Post: A Beginners Guide to San Francisco
I knew that the Spanish were in Florida ferreting around the jungle searching for the fountain of youth. But, I think they kinda forgot to mention a few things…. Like … Continue Reading I think they forgot to teach me that in history class
America’s a funny place. Land of the free, home of the brave… well, more like Brave enough to eat some of these incredibly feral foods. Like this one right here … Continue Reading Crap American’s Eat
I’m no Disney expert. I don’t have kids, and I’m basically writing it from a 30 something’s point of view who’s been an American expat for ages. But, Disney World is … Continue Reading Disney World
We’ve been back to Australia for about a month and there’s been a few things that I’ve been missing recently. I think you’ll find humour in some of the things … Continue Reading Miss(ing) America
You probably think that camping is hard work… but with a bit of skill and the right stuff, it’s actually a great way to travel the United States cheaply. We … Continue Reading Dont knock it until you try it.
When speaking with non-American’s about American food, you get two very different reactions. I love the food! The food sucks! And we, too, had a love/hate relationship with American food … Continue Reading Food, glorious American food!
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
If you’re an American history buff, this is the place for you to visit! Hands down, Gettysburg is amazing. It’s a little town in the mid-south section on the boarder … Continue Reading Gettysburg
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