Similar to Kempsey Shire, this area is filled with beautiful beaches but also has some ‘quaint’ towns hidden away. – Nambucca Heads is a dramatically curling headland that is intertwined by estuaries of the Nambucca River. Lonely Planet has described it as a very peaceful place and I only wish I could transport myself there […]Read more "Research: Coffs Harbour Region"
The main attraction in this area are the surf beaches of the Macleay Coast.Kempsey does not have very much on offer in terms of things to do or see. – Crescent Head is a sleepy beachside hideaway 18km southeast of Kempsey. The long board gained prominance here during the 1960s so you can see many […]Read more "7. Research: Kempsey Shire "
Port Stephens & the Great Lakes; Tea Gardens, Hawks Nest, Myall Lakes National Park, Pacific Palms & Booti Booti National Park Port Stephens – Tomaree Peninsula – near deserted beaches, national parks and sand dunes. – Worimi Conservation Lands – home to the longest moving sand dunes in the Southen hemisphere. Far western side there […]Read more "Research: Port Stephens & Great Lakes Region "
– Hunter Valley is the wine region in Australia. – Most wineries offer free tastings and there are over 140 to choose from. – The next major and second largest city on the East Coast in Newcastle. However there are a few towns that we could stop off at along the way such as Gosford, […]Read more "Research: Hunter Valley & Newcastle"
The Blue Mountains are a popular tourist destination whilst traveling the East Coast of Australia. It is a place that is famous for its dramatic scenery, steep cliffs, forests, waterfalls and quaint villages. – Blue Mountains are situated 65km inland from Sydney. – I think a good plan would be to visit this place as […]Read more "Research: What to do in the Blue Mountains"
One thing that all travellers should consider is ways in which they will back up all their amazing photographs and videos whilst they are travelling. When I travelled around America I used a number of free methods to back up everything. The only downside to using the free options was the space each one had […]Read more "How to back up your photos and videos whilst travelling"
What is a VPN and why it is important? I recently read a few articles about the importance of using a VPN (Virtual Private Network) to search the internet in a hostel, airport or cafe etc whilst traveling. The wifi you connect to whilst you travel is public or semi-public as apposed to your private, […]Read more "Using a VPN is important for travelers"
This month I have read numerous blog posts about people who have ditched the ‘American Dream’ or ‘London Lifestyle’ in favour of travel. I think my aimless hitting of the like button on travel blogs and companies has created a stream of travel related posts to appear on my Facebook timeline. I cannot really complain […]Read more "Living out of a backpack"
According to a Buzzfeed post I read this week there are 198 countries in the world and a man named Gunnar Garfors made it his mission to see them all. I am sure he is not the first person to make it their goal in life to see all these countries and he definitely wont […]Read more "Saving for the big trip"