Recently, the lovely people over at Aetna International asked me a few questions about what life is like living overseas. I found it really interesting to answer their questions and … Continue Reading The Secret Travel Formula
Yeeearsssss ago, I moved to Sydney – I’m originally from the United States, but after a few years of slogging it out with Aussie immigration, I’m now a passport carrying … Continue Reading Bondi vs. Manly
The other day, I joined a Facebook group called “Straya – Look at my Bike Leaning on Stuff.” For you non-Aussies out there, ‘Straya’ means Australia. I joined the group … Continue Reading Bikes leaning on stuff
So you’re flying to the other side of the world for the first time! Yay! Congratulations, you’re about to become a long-haul traveller! So what makes a long-haul route? Well, … Continue Reading How to survive a long-haul flight
You’ve survived your long haul flight! Yay! So how do you combat jet lag for an easy recovery? The good news is, jet lag is temporary and the bad news … Continue Reading Beating jet lag
Heading to Sydney and not entirely sure what “The Rocks” is? Never fear… here’s an explanation on what to expect down in Sydney! So you’re travelling to Sydney and everyone … Continue Reading The Rocks in Sydney, Australia!
Today, parts of Sydney were over 47 degrees and that’s HOT! So what do you do if you’re on holidays in Australia in the summer during a heatwave? Well… here’a … Continue Reading How to stay COOL when it’s frickin hot
Pre-IAC2017 festivities went off with a bang in Sydney on Tuesday with a public lecture at the University of New South Wales (UNSW). Swamp Works’ co-founder and NASA Senior Technologist, Robert Mueller … Continue Reading From Sydney to Mars
Just the other day, when I returned home from over 20 hours of travel, I crawled into bed and closed my eyes. A few minutes went by. When I opened … Continue Reading Thanks for the Memories
There’s only been two times when I felt the closeness of a community. The first time is when I trained to become a Bondi Surf Lifesaver and the second time … Continue Reading Surf’s Up & Spaced Out – Engineering a Strong Community
Yes, my luggage went missing – AGAIN. And this time, I was pretty impressed! My luggage probably went missing just at the very start of my last adventure. This is … Continue Reading The curious case of the missing luggage – AGAIN
Jet lag makes people do stupid things. Well, ok… maybe not people.. but I definitely find myself being stupid when I have jet lag. For the past three nights, I’ve … Continue Reading Jetlag Juxtaposition
When you go away to Canberra during #Heatwave2017, returning back home to Sydney sometimes doesn’t always go to plan! Ya see, after a lovely 40 hours in Canberra, I decided … Continue Reading Carked it from Canberra
I just had a “moment.” I just experienced a feeling that is quite possibly the oddest case of Ireland Sickness I have ever experienced. It’s a bit like getting overwhelmed … Continue Reading Little Green Rock
It’s 6:45 in the morning on Australia Day. I’m just on the outskirts of Sydney, Australia at this place called Little Bay Beach. It’s kinda like this secret beach that only the locals … Continue Reading When the sun forgets to wake up
This won’t be your normal, run-of-the-mill “Hey, I went to an amazing museum!” review or whatever travel bloggers normally write. Epic Ireland is a truly amazing museum. It’s spectacular – … Continue Reading Life is totally Epic.