My Last Days in Australia

March 12th was my last day up in Queensland. We enjoyed some breakfast before we packed up our things and drove about an hour down to Redcliffe to go to the markets along the waterfront. When we arrived, we met up with the rest of their family from the Gold Coast and spent an hour [...]

Squares, Donuts, and 88 Floors

On Monday morning, March 6th, Lindsey and I packed a suite case(okay, we had a couple of them) and got on a train to spend the night in downtown Melbourne. This was definitely one of my favorite parts of the whole trip. If you know me, you know that I love being in the city, [...]

The Great Ocean Road

I don't think that I could ever describe the beauty, peace, and awe that I felt when I was fortunate to travel down the Great Ocean Road and see the Gibson Steps, and the Twelve Apostles.  March 4th was an early morning, and the highway along the ocean, the Great Ocean Road, left me feeling [...]

Spending Time with Family

On March 2nd I had the amazing opportunity to meet up with some family that I have in Melbourne! I got on a train in Geelong and arrived in the city right around 9:00 that morning. Thank goodness for cell phones because without it, it would have taken a whole lot longer to find my mom's [...]

The Food, The Sights, The People

I have been back home from Australia for a few days now, and I am still working on adjusting and even processing the fact that I was able to go on this trip of a lifetime. Everything about this trip was amazing, and I wish I never had to leave. I plan on writing many [...]

I Made It!

After about 24 hours of traveling and 3 hours of sleep, I made it to Australia! I am already falling in love with this country and the people here. Yesterday, I was able to spend some time on my own downtown Geelong. I walked along the water front, then found a cute little restaurant called [...]