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 [...]

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Vegemite, Beaches, Kayaking, and Coffee

My second day on the Gold Coast was definitely well spent! For breakfast, I finally tried vegemite. And let's just say that I was only able to get a couple of bites of toast down before I had to stop eating it. I'm not even sure how to describe it, but I don't think I [...]

Great Times on the Gold Coast

On March 9th, I was dropped off at the Melbourne Airport and boarded a plane to Brisbane! My family has really close friends that live in Queensland, and while I was planning out my trip, I knew that I wanted to spend time with them while I was there. So near the end of my [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]