10 things NOT to do in Australia

(This post about things not to do in Australia was updated in April 2019)   If you are planning to visit (or even move) to Australia it is worth knowing some of the things NOT to do when you are in the country. I have lived in Australia for nearly 2 years and have learnt […]

A round-up of all our best travel experiences so far in Australia

2018 has seen us travel extensively but only in one country – AUSTRALIA! Due to visa restrictions we decided to stay put and explore a little more of our new home. And what a year it has been! The year in figures 4 states/territories – Queensland/New South Wales/ Northern Territory/Victoria 14 flights 1 train journey […]

A bewitching stay at Witches Falls Cottages on Tamborine Mountain

| Witches Falls Cottages review featured by top international travel blogger, Tracy's Travels in Time

  Let Witches Falls Cottages cast a spell over you. We recently spent a night at the enchanting Witches Falls Cottages. The cottages can be found nestled in the beautiful surrounds of Mount Tamborine in the Gold Coast Hinterland. Nicknamed the “green behind the gold” Mt Tamborine and surrounds are one of our favourite weekend […]

How to celebrate an Aussie Christmas in Queensland

We are heading towards our third Christmas in Australia and this year we are so much more prepared than we were last year.  Although I have experienced Christmas in hot climates before the Aussies have their own unique spin on the festive holiday season! We have also learnt to be slightly more prepared for a […]

The Ultimate Travel Guide to Visiting Tamborine Mountain

Tamborine mountain travel guide featured by top international travel blogger, Tracy's Travels in Time

There is so much to do and see if you are living in (or visiting) South-East Queensland. One of the places that we love to visit is Mount Tamborine in the Gold Coast Hinterland. It is a beautiful area with a variety of activities available to keep you busy  including hikes, wonderful wildlife, great restaurants, […]