Australia

Essential tips for your camper van trip in Australia

Australia is one of the best places in the world to explore in a camper van. With it’s long drives, never ending coastlines and impressive scenery it is no wonder that people flock here every year and get behind the wheel of a camper van. It is not just tourists that like to get behind the wheel, you will meet a lot of australian people on the road, they love to see what their fantastic country has to offer. There […]

A Backpacker’s Guide to Formula 1 Destinations

The F1 racing world is a global juggernaut; an expensive, ostentatious tour of fashion, politics, luxury and precision. It’s a huge circus, basically. I love the absurd extravagance of it all, but it’s essentially the exact opposite of the backpacking world. So where’s the crossover? Well, the F1 world tour rolls through a genuinely diverse selection of destinations around the planet. And behind the film set-esque clinical sheen of shiny cars, spotless garages and supermodels are some fascinating and extraordinary […]

Top Ten Tuesdays – Things to do in Sydney

When people think Australia, the first city that normally comes to mind is the city of Sydney. With its famous opera house and stunning oceanfront location, Sydney will wind up on most travelers “to visit” list without much of a thought. This week’s “Top Ten Tuesdays” post breaks down the best things to see and do on your next visit to Sydney. Sydney Opera House The ultimate icon of Australia and cultural centre of the nation, the Sydney Opera house […]