Healesville Sanctuary Victoria

Healesville Sanctuary Victoria

The Healesville Sanctuary in Victoria is a great place to see a wide array of Australian animals and wildlife. The sanctuary is so big you need a full day there to fully see and enjoy all the sites. You can watch a reptile show and a bird show or view animals out in the open. You can also see nocturnal […]

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July 29, 2012 at 4:55 pm

Video: The Stunning Twelve Apostles in Australia

Video: The Stunning Twelve Apostles in Australia

The highlight of the Great Ocean Road is the Twelve Apostles, limestone stacks standing 45 meters tall off of the coast. With so many picture perfect views and beautiful beaches in the area, it’s well worth taking your time and making lots of stops.

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April 8, 2012 at 3:42 am

Summer Time In Melbourne’s St Kilda District

Summer Time In Melbourne’s St Kilda District

A walk down Acland street in St Kilda on a sunny weekend afternoon, will quickly have you realizing what makes this place so special .The street is lined with tables full of people sipping cappuccinos and waiters rushing back and forth with their arms full of freshly baked delicacies and breakfast platters. Scattered between the cafes and bakeries are boutique […]

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March 9, 2011 at 2:45 pm

The GREAT Ocean Road Trip

The GREAT Ocean Road Trip

Australia being a country surrounded by water it’s no wonder they have a road called The Great Ocean Road, a drive so beautiful it couldn’t be named anything else. A short drive out of the city of Melbourne will have you onĀ  your way and exploring the famous coastal drive. The first beach town along the drive is Geelong, Victoria’s […]

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March 2, 2011 at 1:21 am

The Beautiful Beaches of Mornington Peninsula

The Beautiful Beaches of Mornington Peninsula

With the temperature expected to reach 40 degrees Celsius on a Sunday in Melbourne, my best options were to either find an air conditioned coffee shop to hide out in for the day, or embrace the scorching heat as many Australians do. I opted for the best of both, and rented an air conditioned car for a day trip to […]

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February 21, 2011 at 1:44 pm

Wine Tourist in Yarra Valley

Wine Tourist in Yarra Valley

“I might have to switch to a liquid diet” I declare to my husband as I take another sip of my pinot gris. This is when I realized it’s happy hour at Veludo and my glass of wine is only $4. My mind is made up, my strategy while visiting Australia is to indulge when it comes to tasting Australia’s […]

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February 5, 2011 at 3:23 am

Bells Beach Rip Curl Surf Competition

Bells Beach Rip Curl Surf Competition

If you are ever in Melbourne, Australia and need an escape from the big city and St. Kilda beach is just not hitting the spot. Head down the Great Ocean Road. You’ll be met by beach after unspoiled beach, many so secluded you’ll be the only one walking along the shell lined shores for miles. There are many great natural […]

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October 3, 2010 at 7:55 am