10 Differences Between Australia and the United States

The most asked question I’ve gotten since studying abroad is about the differences between Australia and the United States. You may think that moving to Australia was easy-peasy, as they still spoke English, so there was not language barrier. However, there were so many random cultural differences that I didn’t realize until I was right there living it. 1. Everything that was right, is now … Continue reading 10 Differences Between Australia and the United States

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Holiday in Whitsunday

Hamilton Island The Whitsunday Islands are home to some of the best beaches in all of Australia [and the world]. I flew into Hamilton Island on Saturday morning and little did I know at the time, this port is actually one of the most difficult places to land a plane and only experienced pilots should be allowed to land here. Thankfully, my pilot stuck the … Continue reading Holiday in Whitsunday

Diving into Cairns

I arrived in Cairns early Tuesday morning and headed to Gilligan’s Backpacker Hotel & Resort, the hostel I was staying at. Once my friend who’d arrived a day earlier at the hostel woke up, we went downstairs for some complimentary breakfast before our adventure of the day: Skydiving. We were picked up about 10:30AM and our day started out less than ideal as the shuttle … Continue reading Diving into Cairns

15 Best Brunch Spots in Perth

With Perth being one of the most remote cities in the world, you may be wondering if there’s actually anything there. Lucky for us, Perth is loaded with a local foodie scene. Below, in no particular order, are 15 of the best brunch spots in Perth. 1. Isle of Voyage Isle of Voyage is a restaurant, bar and outdoor dining mecca. This is the perfect … Continue reading 15 Best Brunch Spots in Perth

10 Travel Bloggers You Need to Follow

Whether we know it or not, we are all influenced by other people, especially when it comes to social media. That’s why I like to follow people who are happy, wanderlust and living their best lives! So, I did some digging and found, in no particular order, 10 travel bloggers you need to follow on Instagram! 1. @adventuresinabus This account features a power couple, Tom … Continue reading 10 Travel Bloggers You Need to Follow

Australia is Greener Than the United States

Coming from the United States, we like to think we are being good to the planet [and some people and places are]! However, I have come to realize that Australia is WAYYYY ahead of us in this realm for a few reasons. Shopping When I went on my first grocery run to Coles, I bought about twenty items. At the checkout, the clerk then asked … Continue reading Australia is Greener Than the United States