Backpacking Australia’s East Coast: Barrington Tops to Noosa

Hi! It’s been a while! I have officially been traveling for one month now. We’ve done loads since I last did a post. I’ll try and pick up where I left off. After Barrington Tops we stayed at Spot X Surf Camp for one night in little teepee right by the ocean. The views there […]

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VIDEO: COOGEE TO BONDI & BLUE MOUNTAINS

A quick video of some of the awesome hikes around Sydney I did before I started the road trip up the East Coast of Australia. First bit is from the Coogee to Bondi coastal path in Sydney and the second is from The Blue Mountains hike about a 2 hour train ride from the city. […]

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Blue Mountains, Hunter Valley & Barrington Tops

Hello! We are back on the road and I couldn’t be happier!!  Last time I checked in we were checking out of Wake Up and beginning what turned out to be a bit of a recovery week in between tours. Lewis and I both had what he was calling “Freshers Flu” (when you get sick […]

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VIDEO: FIRST WEEK IN SYDNEY & ULTIMATE OZ

I hope you love this video as much as I do! SO many fantastic memories from this trip already! I hope you enjoy! Don’t forget to change it to 720 or 1080p on the settings when you watch it–makes it look all the better!! xo

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Two Week Update

Somehow we’ve been on the road for two weeks now and it has both felt like two years and two seconds. Funny how that happens.  We’ve done absolutely loads in the last two weeks and now we’ve got a few days in Sydney to just chill out before we have another wild 16 days ahead […]

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Your Plans Will Change

“Your plans will change every three seconds while you’re travelling.” They told us that during the work and travel talk earlier this week and it has proven true many times already.  When we left America Lewis and I hadn’t planned much past the Ultimate week. Roughly, we expected to travel northwards and start looking for […]

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Ultimate Oz Week Pt2

This week has been so crazy and packed with fun activities I haven’t had a chance to write so here’s an update on how the last week has gone. In a word, AMAZING!!! Seriously, Ultimate has been such a great decision I am SO glad we decided to do it and I literally don’t know […]

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What’s In My Backpack: Packing for a Year in Australia

Ok… I AM OVERPACKED AND I KNOW IT. I’ve spent the past eight months watching hours of YouTube about real, professional, minimalist travelers. These people go on and on about how they only have one pair of shorts and like two shirts and that’s more than enough for their RTW 3-year long trip to arctic and subtropical climates. However, […]

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Working Holidays in Australia: Pre-Departure Costs

When I first started thinking about going traveling the first things I wanted to do were the fun things: spending hours on YouTube, day dreaming on Pinterest, and telling all my friends. Then came the not as fun part: paying for it. Here’s a breakdown of the major unavoidable expenses that come with a year working holiday […]

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