20 Places to Experience the Australian Outback

A woman standing by a dirt road making a heart with her hands in the Australian Outback

The best parts of Australia are not in the cities! I truly believe that! So where? It’s the mountains, the reef, the rainforest and of course, the Outback! Here are the best places to experience the Australian Outback and really learn what this country is about. But Where is the Australian Outback? I’m not sure … Read more

How to Visit the Melbourne Beach Boxes

Trying to work out how to get to the Melbourne beach boxes? I have been to Melbourne many times over the years, but I had never been down to Brighton Beach to see the iconic Melbourne bathing boxes. There are 82 of these colourful little huts all lined up on the beach, overlooking Port Phillip … Read more

Day Trip from Hobart to Richmond Tasmania

While I was looking for what to do in Tasmania, the idea of some short day trips from Hobart, Australia arose. When I did some research, the historic Richmond village caught my eye. Here’s how to put together a day trip from Hobart to Richmond, including plenty of things to see along the way. While … Read more

Iconic Foods to Try in Australia

Here in Australia we are, well, a little bit different. Somehow, over the last 230 years since the First Fleet landed on Australian soil, we have developed some unusual tastes. If you are visiting, why not include these foods to try in Australia to your itinerary. If our unique foods had developed from taking some … Read more

Visiting MONA, Tasmania – a Review for the Artistically Challenged

This is different to most Museum of Old and New Art reviews. This review is by someone who has no idea about art. This is a guide to visiting MONA, for the artistically challenged! Yes, I admit it, I’m artistically challenged! I perfectly fit the Urban Dictionary definition of “lacking all artistic ability and general … Read more