The Journey

Just a good old fashioned blog dedicated to family and friends who want to read about what we have been up to and where we are in the world – but anyone is welcome to have a read.

Windy Wellington: A quaint & budget friendly capital

Windy Wellington: A quaint & budget friendly capital

A cosy capital city with free & cheap things to do.
Ultimate East Coast Australia Road Trip

Ultimate East Coast Australia Road Trip

Gnarly surf, rampant wildlife & Australia's top highlights.
The only way to see the Whitsundays

The only way to see the Whitsundays

...and it's cheaper than you think.
Complete one day guide to Magnetic Island

Complete one day guide to Magnetic Island

Meet the resident koalas & rock wallabies.
Why the Northern Territory is a must to visit

Why the Northern Territory is a must to visit

...if you're looking for the stereotypical laid back Aussie keep reading.
Things to do in Brisbane for all the family

Things to do in Brisbane for all the family

There's so many reasons to make Brissy your base.
Our Journey: Van life in Tropical Queensland

Our Journey: Van life in Tropical Queensland

The ultimate road-trip from Mission to Cairns, Port Douglas & the Daintree.
Cape Tribulation: Where rainforest meets reef

Cape Tribulation: Where rainforest meets reef

Snakes, spiders, crocs, stingers... and a whole lot of paradise...
Van Life: Outback Adventure Adelaide to Darwin

Van Life: Outback Adventure Adelaide to Darwin

Ten days, 3,027kms, Uluru sunsets & a smashed car window...
Kangaroo Island: a five day itinerary

Kangaroo Island: a five day itinerary

Living with Australia's wildlife.
What it’s like to live in Adelaide

What it’s like to live in Adelaide

Where you can really feel a part of the community.
Van Life: Great Ocean Road & Grampians road trip

Van Life: Great Ocean Road & Grampians road trip

Our suggested route from Melbourne to Adelaide
Melbourne: The hipster city

Melbourne: The hipster city

...and Australia's coffee capital!
Our first HelpX in the Blue Mountains

Our first HelpX in the Blue Mountains

We had no idea we would be living with a celebrity...
Bondi: is it overrated?

Bondi: is it overrated?

If you want to claim: "I lived on Bondi and was like, totally shreddin' it on the surf each sunset!" maybe not?
Our Journey: Sydney

Our Journey: Sydney

The glamorous eldest sister of Australia's cities.
A day out in Sydney for under $20

A day out in Sydney for under $20

...and burn calories at the same time!
Christmas isn’t a season, it’s a feeling

Christmas isn’t a season, it’s a feeling

How the Brits really ‘do’ Christmas
Kuala Lumpur: the escape of SE Asia

Kuala Lumpur: the escape of SE Asia

Flushing toilets you can put paper down!?
East Thai island hopping (Ko Samui, Ko Tao & Ko Pha Ngan)

East Thai island hopping (Ko Samui, Ko Tao & Ko Pha Ngan)

Paradise islands & party vibes like nowhere else...
Sweltering, bewildering Bangkok

Sweltering, bewildering Bangkok

...you'll be thirsty for more.
Psychedelic Pai in the sky

Psychedelic Pai in the sky

Thailand’s cheapest hideaway...
700 year old Chiang Mai

700 year old Chiang Mai

Soak up the rich hills.
Spiritual Siem Reap

Spiritual Siem Reap

Temple hopping on a budget
Phnom Penh; on the cusp of change

Phnom Penh; on the cusp of change

A brutal past & uncertain future.
Three days in bustling Saigon

Three days in bustling Saigon

Hidden buildings, crazy traffic and food!
Picture perfect Hoi An

Picture perfect Hoi An

Food, coffee & stunning scenery
24 Hours in Da Nang

24 Hours in Da Nang

This is thriving Vietnam...
Hanoi; An unexpected love affair

Hanoi; An unexpected love affair

Send your senses into overdrive