‘Get Your Guide’ tour company: our terrible experience!

Well let me start off by warning you that this is not going to be a nice post. It will be sadly a very negative post about our very unfortunate experience with the organisation ‘Get Your Guide’. So if this is not for you, no worries, but I have to share with someone what happened … Continue reading ‘Get Your Guide’ tour company: our terrible experience!

A few days roaming around Rome…

Ahhhh Rome, the historical, beautiful, rustic city in Italy. I was fortunate enough to spend a couple of days there recently and well of course I got up to quite a number of things. I was in Rome to visit my aunt, she was in Europe for a month travelling and attending a conference. I … Continue reading A few days roaming around Rome…

A ‘whoa is me story’ about the Dutch Public Transport System….

Well let me just start by saying, this story is a woah is me story. I am writing for sympathy, even if its just a little bit. You see sometimes we need to just talk about all that went wrong in a day, to make ourselves feel a little better for unloading it all, and … Continue reading A ‘whoa is me story’ about the Dutch Public Transport System….

To take Ski lessons or to not is the question?!

Have you ever skied? What did you think? Were you slightly sh**ing yourself beforehand? Well I hope that gives you an overview of my thoughts before attempting to ski for the first time… But lets begin at the beginning of my ski journey…. Alex and I were invited on a ski holiday by his family, … Continue reading To take Ski lessons or to not is the question?!

How and why we drove the Nullarbor Plain in just over 1 day!

Now this story is a little on the quitter side in regards to what we got up to whilst driving across the Nullarbor Plain, but here it is. Our drive began in Adelaide. We woke early, it was stinking hot there so getting out of the city quickly was high on our agenda. First destination … Continue reading How and why we drove the Nullarbor Plain in just over 1 day!

Our adventures in and around Adelaide

Our last blog went through our very entertaining experience whilst staying in the Barossa Valley in South Australia, really if you haven’t ready it please give it a read we promise it is worth it! After exhausting ourselves riding around in search of wine, we made our way to the next adventure on our journey. … Continue reading Our adventures in and around Adelaide

What they don’t tell you about biking the Barossa Valley

So when you picture wine regions, you of course think of wine, getting a little tipsy maybe and in most cases being driven around, in order to increase the amount of wine drunk and to increase that level of tipsiness. Well we took that idea and threw it out the window. Instead, when we arrived … Continue reading What they don’t tell you about biking the Barossa Valley

Visiting Yalara, biking around Uluru and getting rained on in the desert was EPIC!

Our adventure visiting Uluru was epic! Everyone knows of Uluru, the big rock in the middle of Australia in the desert. We all have our expectations based on photos we’ve seen and stories people have told us, but nothing really compared or prepared us for how magnificent it was! We arrived in the afternoon into … Continue reading Visiting Yalara, biking around Uluru and getting rained on in the desert was EPIC!

Why you need to be awake before 5am to experience the Kings Canyon Rim Walk

Now before I get into the exciting story that your waiting for, because lets face it, the title got you, I have to set the scene. We departed Alice Springs after a slow morning of breakfast and repacking our car. We then drove quite a few km’s and only arrived into Watarrka National Park, ie … Continue reading Why you need to be awake before 5am to experience the Kings Canyon Rim Walk