Later ‘Strayla

As my time comes to an end in Australia, I felt it only right to do a play by play of my favorite things in each of the cities that I visited. Although my answers are obviously biased to my personal feelings, perhaps they will help guide you on your future quest to the land […]

Snorkeling in the Great Barrier Reef

On our forth day in Cairns, we had the opportunity to snorkel and scuba dive in the Great Barrier Reef with a company called Reef Encounter. Although the trip was more on the expensive side for my poor post-college budget, everyone told me that this was a must do activity. I hemmed and hawed at […]

School’s Out For Summer/Forever

As most of you know, this trip to Australia was my last attempt at being a student before I am trust into the real world of 40 hour work weeks and responsibilities. Therefore, taking the final and having our final dinner was actually really scary. Luckily, our final was relatively easy since I had been […]

Welcome to Cairns: The Beginning of the End

Before I get started, this is my 100th post on this blog! So crazy! Appropriate that I am talking about one of my favorite places I have been in my travels. We arrived in Cairns fresh off the Gold Coast, and we welcomed into a large hostel called Gilligan’s, which he had been told was […]