A humorous look at living in New Zealand from an American expat. It's the cold, the laundry, the food, the dialect and the little things in day to day New Zealand life that prove challenging.
Common Aussie slang words used in Australia. Written by an Aussie! G'day, Hoo Roo, Crikey, Fair Dinkum, Dunny, Sheila, Bloke - A collection of the most common Australian slang words.
Walks are the best way to explore Sydney both along the coast and in the city streets. Here are some of my favourites, I hope you get to try a few on your visit.
Cheap vacations to Fiji or Papua New Guinea may be filled with poisonous snakes and venomous spiders.
Australia has the lions share of deadly biting insects and reptiles. Amputations, deaths, and cases of blindness are caused annually.
You live in the Northern Hemisphere - winter is closing in the dream of beautiful, clean empty Australian beaches beckon. Or maybe the housing market is rubbish, the cost of living is ridiculous and you want to escape...
Travelling around Tasmania in a camper on a budget will never be easier now you know where the free campsites are, what to bring and how to do it all on the cheap using a locals insider knowledge.
Coco Joe located in Punaluu Hawaii was a maker of Lava based resin souvenirs sold in Hawaii. These are are great pieces of art to collect today. The Coco Joe's black resin pieces were made from lava.
Irish family immigrated to Australia in 1967 on the Castel Felice as a £10 Poms.
Emigrating to Australia in 1967: £10 Poms. Migration Memories on board the Ship Castel Felice.