Can’t Miss Places on Tasmania’s Beautiful East Coast

We spent most of a day in the Bay of Fires, having a picnic, swimming, surfing, and climbing the big colorful rocks. Despite being cold, I could not resist the urge to at least play in the water a little bit. Wineglass Bay is a beautiful hike in Freycinet National Park. Go to the carpark for a short and steep walk…

California’s Redwoods: Lady Bird Johnson Grove Trail

From time to time we make the trek from Southern California to Seattle. Last summer we drove it including a pit-stop; we were going to get out and hike the Redwoods. We didn’t have a lot of time so I consulted the internet to try and find a small hike that still showcased some highlights from this beautiful area. 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…