Rockets & Robots in Space: Visiting the Jet Propulsion Lab (JPL)

Jet Propulsion Lab is located in Pasadena, California. If you’re into robots in space or rockets, you really should check this out. They have free day tours for the extremely organized traveler visiting Los Angeles. The popularity of this infrequent tour means tours have to be scheduled well in advance and it is no easy feat. For example, I…

Uluru, Kata Tjuta, & Kings Canyon 3 Day Camping Adventure

While planning my trip to Uluru, I realized that it was much more economical to fly in and out of the airport the Ayers Rock Airport then the Alice Springs Aiprort. I made arrangements with my tour company to meet my tour group at the airport at Uluru. As I hauled my backpack into a trailer and sauntered onto a minibus. I…

Whitsunday Islands Day Excursion

Sailing the Whitsunday Islands is all the buzz for travelers planning to travel down the East coast. It sounded fantastic! I stayed in Tropical North Queensland (and Cairns) for several weeks before I made the journey down the East Coast, many of my friends didn’t. Due to these circumstances, I had the luxury to be able to…