Tag: Australia

9 Easy & Stunning Coastal Walks Along Australia’s Eastern Coastline

We wanted to visit Australia for several reasons. Koalas and kangaroos, for one. The Great Ocean Road, for two. The Great Barrier Reef, for three. Actually, ordering these experiences is kind of pointless, because all of them is unique in their own way. And the wonderful beaches and coastal walks have their well-deserved place on…
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The Day We Hugged A Koala

Visiting Australia was a dream come true. Not only one dream, but many. Like bumping into kangaroos and koalas in the wild. Diving at the Great Barrier Reef. Or hugging a koala. Hugging a koala, you guys! I can still hardly believe it happened. But I definitely have a picture of myself, grinning with this…
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Footprints In The White Sand Of Jervis Bay

We were getting closer to the coast, but we couldn’t see anything. It was already dark. We haven’t planned to drive in the darkness, but our car broke down, and that caused long hours of delay. We booked our accommodation at the national park’s campground. A narrow road lined by trees and bushes led to…
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Let’s Take A Walk In The Koala Forest!

You read it right. The koala forest. Because things are this magical in Australia – until you’re eaten up by a crocodile. But wait, we’re in Victoria’s Great Otway National Park, crocodiles are far away from here, up in the North. Here you could only bump into venomous spiders and snakes – or koalas! Of…
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Our 6 Favorite Urban Parks – From 6 Years Of Travelling

It was 6 years ago that we got married. Also, it was 6 years ago that we started our first professional jobs. And it was 6 years ago that we started travelling together. We’ve been to 3 continents, 23 countries, 13 US states, 60 national parks and dozens of cities since then. Whether these numbers…
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Lost In Nature: Australia

When we were dreaming about Australia, we were dreaming about a paradise of pure blue and green (and orange). The countless shades of the ocean, the rainforest and the desert. Since it’s a vast continent, we didn’t have time to see the desert this time. But we’ve seen all the fabulous shades of blue and…
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Fabulous Beaches Of Byron Bay, Australia

Australia has countless beaches. Beautiful, unspoilt – and dangerous, too. In spite of the coastline being a very long series of wonderful beaches, it’s not always obvious whether you can safely jump in for a swim. We’ve already shown you some of our favorite beaches to do that along the Eastern coastline. Now we are…
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Our Ultimate Guide To Plan A Campervan Road Trip In Australia

Our opinion is that the best way to explore Australia is a campervan road trip. We were just as confident about this before our trip as we are after it. Why? Well, we are road trip fans, anyway. But especially in Australia, it was the most flexible and the most budget friendly option we could…
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Noosa National Park, A Treasure On Queensland’s Sunshine Coast

We’ve been raving about all the natural beauties of Australia’s Eastern coastline, but it’s time to show you some concrete examples. So here it is: a fabulous national park on the coast of Queensland that’s a mix of turquoise bays, perfectly sandy beaches, scenic coastal walks and eucalypt forests. Yes, koalas, too, if you’re lucky…
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