To clarify, where are the live kangaroos? You know the animal that is synonymous with Australia like these other Australian icons: Steve Irwin, Crocodile Dundee, vegemite…. We saw plenty of dead kangaroos on the side of the road being pecked on by big black birds, vultures and even a small fox but no live ones.… Continue reading Where are the kangaroos?
Our first stop was to the crayfishing village of Cervantes and to Nambung National Park, known for their amazing limestone pinnacle formations. On our first day we already violated the terms of our rental agreement by driving on a rutted dirt road to see this awesome desert landscape. But it was so worth it. I… Continue reading Cervantes & Nambung NP
Our home for the next 20 days. In concept, it sounds like a great idea to not have to find a place to stay after a long day’s drive but so far it’s a pain in the arse. Not enough room for storing your luggage or personal effects, putting together the bed every night, breaking… Continue reading Our Mighty Aussie Home
Yesterday or two days ago, we went to get toasties at Toastface Grillah. What is a toastie you say? It’s what the Aussie’s and the rest of world call a grilled cheese sandwich. Though some purist would argue that grilled cheese and toasties are two different things. To me it is all the same:… Continue reading I vote for Toastie McToastface
Perth experienced the coldest April day on Wednesday in two years which conveniently coincided with our arrival. Did we bring Pacifica weather with us? Meanwhile, here are some snapshots of Perth with its Pacifica like weather. Elizabeth Quay Swan Bell Tower & Love Locks
How can you not like a city which has free bus transportation called CATS (Central Area Transit System)? We rode the Blue Cat to get to our hostel. Isn’t this bus cute? I just want to pet it.
Will passengers G. *** and D. *** please report to gate G93 for final boarding? Four years and two dead cats later, we were finally about to embark on our year long adventure and were now about to miss our flight. And of course G is in the men’s room. Luckily, G emerged, saving me… Continue reading Final Boarding