Yellow Water Billabong at Kakadu National Park in Pictures

Yellow Water Billabong at Kakadu National Park in Pictures

By: Matthew Yellow Water Billabong Yellow Water Billabong is a small body of water off the South Alligator River in Kakadu National Park. Kakadu is a UNESCO World Heritage site just outside of Darwin, in the North of Australia. If you are into birdwatching or crocodiles, or both, Yellow Water Billabong should be high on your … Read More…

Hobbiton in Photos

By: Heather A land of hobbit houses, brightly painted doors, whimsical times, and underground landscapes is no longer a myth. The created world of Middle Earth exists on the North Island of New Zealand. Hobbiton is the place where fairytales of lords, rings, hobbits, green dragons, and delicious ale are not only real; they are … Read More…

Street Art Sydney Australia

Maynard’s Street Art Obsession – Sydney, Australia

By: Matthew Before I arrived in Australia, I had read numerous times that Melbourne was the city to beat when it came to street art down under. So we recruited help from our good friends at Global Greeters to give us a tour. Thus when we found street after street lined with art, I was surprised. … Read More…

Touring Old Melbourne Gaol

Touring the Old Melbourne Gaol and City Watch House

By: Matthew I will start with – We loved this place! We had the pleasure of being led by Troy, and we could have listened to his Australian history lessons for days. His stories of Ned Kelly, Australia’s number one folk hero, were fascinating. The stories of Ned’s rebellion are charming and add an extra layer … Read More…

Eureka Skydeck Melbourne

Our Visit to Eureka Skydeck and The Edge

By: Heather The Skydeck is the Southern Hemisphere’s Highest Viewing Point Platform. Once in Melbourne, it’s hard to miss the building towering over the city at 297.3m/975ft high. The building design was influenced by the Eureka Stockade rebellion during the Victorian Gold Rush era. The windows on the top 10 floors are coated in 24 … Read More…