30 Things to Know About Australia Before Visiting

Given that we were both born and raised in Australia, we feel as though we’re pretty qualified to share these things to know about Australia before visiting. There is so much to love about this beautiful country. From the wide open roads that are perfect for road-trips, to the thousands of incredible beaches with breathtaking sunsets and friendly locals. If you’re reading this post, you’re probably planning to do some travelling around Australia. If so, you’ve come to the perfect place. We’re about to share some of the most important things a first time visitor to Australia should know, before jetting off on what will probably be one of the biggest adventures of your life! (Mainly because we’re soooooo far away from most countries. Sorry about that). Although Australia is one of the most amazing countries in the world (we’re not biased though, promise…) there are some things that some people might not…

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Moving From Adelaide To Alice Springs

Back in October 2016, we made a pretty big move from Adelaide to Alice Springs on an 8 month work contract. The whole move happened in under two months, from the day we were given the offer, to the day we arrived in Alice Springs. You could say it was fairly spontaneous, and looking back now, we’re not sure whether we would do it again. Don’t worry, we’re going to explain why we feel that way. Sit tight, we’ll get there! Before the move, we were both super excited for the experience we were about to have. Neither of us knew what to expect. Everything we had heard about Alice Springs, wasn’t nearly enough information to prepare us. Given that we were going to be away from our home city of Adelaide for almost a year, we had to pack up our lives and rental in Adelaide and ship all…

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10 Australia Travel Tips and 10 Reasons to Visit

If you’re planning your first visit to Australia, you’re probably looking for some useful and informative Australia travel tips. If so, you’ve come to the right place! I am a born and raised Australian. I grew up in South Australia where I lived for the first 24 years of my life. Back in October 2016, Russell and I moved temporarily to Alice Springs, where we lived for eight months before returning home to Adelaide. I see so many people saying that they want to visit Australia, but some don’t know where to start when it comes to planning a trip here. I bet there are even some of you reading this, that still think we ride kangaroos to work. Which sadly, we don’t. There are a lot of  things to see and do in Australia, and there’s also a lot that you should know before visiting for the first time.…

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