Top 5 of our round the world adventure

Since we’ve been back, a few people have asked about our favourite place on the trip so I thought I would sit down and reflect on our favourite places and experiences over the 24 weeks that we were away.


As we’d been to Sydney before and stayed in the centre, this time we decided to stay at Manly beach, a suburb across the harbour. After dropping the car off right in the centre of Sydney (and a missed turning that involved us having to drive across the harbour bridge twice) we caught the Manly […]

Road tripping from Melbourne to Sydney

Our first stop was only a couple of hours outside of Melbourne. Phillip Island is a small island connected by a bridge to the mainland. The place names seemed to have an Isle of Wight theme to them – we were staying in Cowes.


Our original travel plans didn’t include Oz, but upon looking at a map and realising that from Bali it was a mere 5 hour flight away and having a few friends there, we booked ourselves a little detour. We took our first flight on a Dreamliner with Jetstar which was a pretty ok experience, we […]