A Backpacker’s Guide to Brisbane, Australia

First, it’s pronounced “Bris-bin”. Second, this post will cover the in’s & out’s of Brisbane, Australia- the capital of Queensland. I visited Brisbane twice and have several friends who studied abroad there, so thanks to… View Post

Exploring the Gold Coast

I was lucky enough to visit the Gold Coast two times during my semester abroad Down Under. The Gold Coast, which got its name because of its golden sand, is situated south of Brisbane in… View Post

Exploring the Sunshine Coast

The Sunshine Coast is a region of coastal land situated north of Brisbane that encompasses beach resorts, surf spots, and national parks. During a weekend trip in May, my friends and I drove two hours… View Post

Roadtrippin’ around Tasmania: A 4 day itinerary

Greetings! I am back from a much needed break during which I took my final exams, moved out of my apartment in Sydney, flew home, and went on a Caribbean cruise with 15 family members!… View Post

Sailing the Whitsundays

Sailing the Whitsundays was quite the adventure! Day 1 All 10 of us woke up early Saturday morning to fly north to Airlie Beach, Queensland. We had four hours to visit local markets, shop, and… View Post