Japan for beginners

The good, the bad and the outstanding of hostel living in...

It's been quite some time (I won't say how many years) since I lived out of hostel dorm rooms, sharing a room with strangers...

“Hola, como estas?” and other things you probably shouldn’t say to...

I have no idea how people speak more than two languages. How their mind is able to process which language is which and have...

Why I Chose to Travel Japan solo with a shellfish allergy

Since I was diagnosed as anaphylactically allergic to shellfish and crustacea, I have not travelled overseas except to visit family in Chile. Like I...

Great Aussie Roadtrip

Gloriously Gaudy: Gold Coast

I feel like I owe the Gold Coast an apology. I judged it years before every experiencing it and while part of my presumptions...

Best National Park Campsites in Queensland

We have said it before and we will say it again, the National Park Campsites in Queensland are second to none. The facilities are...

What to do in Townsville: 10 FREE and fun things to...

Townsville is a gem! After a quick google image search (that is about the extent of our research generally) we decided to apply for...

Making money on the road

The Results Are In: You CAN Afford To Travel Australia

Think you can't afford to travel Australia? Think again... One year of living on the road between NSW and Queensland, avoiding the winter cold...

Get paid to write about your favourite places with Weekend Notes

Imagine getting paid to write about all the amazing places that you are seeing on your big Aussie road trip. What is what WeekendNotes...

The Story of Two City Kids In Cattle Country: Belyando Crossing

The diary of two travelers working in an outback roadhouse What happens when two city kids, border-hipsters at that, head into regional Queensland, 200kms from...

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