tasmania Archive

7 Less Traveled Spots in Australia That Are Worth the Trip

July 8, 2014

in beach, New South Wales, northern territory, Queensland, South Australia, tasmania

It’s a known fact that Australia is one of the top travel destinations in the world. While tourists are naturally drawn to the land Down Under, most are unaware of Australia’s ‘hidden’ travel gems. Many of the less travelled destinations provide absolutely breathtaking experiences that make the side excursions well worth the effort. The following […]

Monkeying Around in Launceston

February 22, 2012

in Launceston, road trip, tasmania, vacation

Sister cities were a foreign thing to me before I moved to Oz. They are basically just as they sound; cities that aligned somehow, often to foster cultural awareness between two very different parts of the world. A place can have more than one sister city. Like real-life sisters, sister cities often give each other […]

The Year of the Islands

February 1, 2012

in beach, Fiji, Hawaii, tasmania, vacation

There seems to be more hype around this Chinese New Year than previous ones. The Year of the Dragon is a powerful force, if you believe in this sort of thing, and I know two couples thrilled to birth little dragon babies in coming months. This is also supposed to be an amazing year for […]