Australia

Sydney Opera House from under the Harbour Bridge

Australia round-up

Sydney Opera House from under the Harbour Bridge I’m pretty conflicted about Australia and I read something from Stephanie at 20something travel that summed it up perfectly, she said she really loved the co...
What a cracking view

The Great Ocean Road in pictures

What a cracking view Man the Great Ocean Road is photogenic, it’s also completely different to what I expected in every way. Despite being one of the most popular tourist destinations in Australia, every to...
Parliament House

Why Canberra deserves a break

Parliament House We very nearly didn’t go to Canberra, it was a last minute decision to veer inland rather than take the coastal route from Sydney into Victoria. I’d read the tiny section in the guidebook, ...
The iconic sails

A night at the Opera House

The iconic sails It was one of those pinch yourself moments. Here we both were dressed in our vaguely smart wedding attire for the first time in 6 months about to go and watch a performance in Sydney Opera ...
Sydney Harbour Bridge at sunset

9 reasons I love Sydney

  Sydney Harbour Bridge at sunset I fell head over heels for Sydney, I mean really loved it. If we had been 5 years younger we would have quite happily gotten ourselves fixed up with working holiday...
Landing on the beach

Our Fraser Island experience

Landing on the beach Fraser Island is the largest sand island in the world at 124 km long. There are no roads and no towns just forests, beaches, a few resorts and some beautiful lakes. The only way to get ...