Shopping in Australia – all you need to know!

Shopping in Australia – all you need to know! (Disclaimer this is the Queensland version but I think its pretty much the same across the country!) Before we moved to Australia I desperately wanted to know about the prices of things – groceries, clothes, cars, electrical items and more! Basically I was trying to work […]

Top 7 Best Books about Cambodia

Top 7 Best books about Cambodia featured by top international travel blogger, Tracy's Travels in Time

I believe that one of the best ways to prepare yourself to visit a new destination is to read and learn about it before you go. To know a little about the history and culture not only prepares you but also gives you a deeper understanding of what you are seeing and experiencing. I always […]

Top tips to support children emigrating to Australia

I am often asked due to my own experiences of emigrating as a child/teenager what would be my tips to support children emigrating to Australia. When I was 13 and my brother 11 we emigrated with our parents to South Africa. It was a difficult time and it took both of us some time to feel […]

Things I don’t love about living in Australia

Ok so we have had the top 10 things I LOVE about living in Australia now lets see the flip side! These are the things I don’t love about living in Australia! Because lets be realistic nowhere is perfect! I am not talking here about the obvious things like missing family and friends but more about […]

Sharing stories about our expat life in Brisbane

Here I am again sharing stories of expat life in Brisbane. In a few days we will have been in Australia for a total of 10 months. It seems incredible and the time has passed quite quickly. I have had some bouts of homesickness this month which can be difficult to deal with. It is something […]

Top 25 Books about Australian Animals to Share with Children

Top 25 Books about Australian Animals featured by top international travel blogger, Tracy's Travels in Time:

Books about Australian animals to share with children. Australia has so many wonderful creatures large and small that can’t be found anywhere else in the world. A great way to introduce Australia to your children before you move (or even to teach them more when they arrive) is to find out about all the great animals […]