Sunset & Stars: Wild Horse Mt Lookout

So, a couple of weeks back we decided to jump in the car equipped with our camera, tripod and torches and head up to Wild Horse Mountain Lookout (just off the Bruce Highway, Qld)  to check out the sunset and stars (also UFOs after watching a Netflix doco filmed in the surrounding area.) Alas, we saw …

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Brisbane to 1770, with a stop at the Milky Way

Ahhh, mini-breaks, little lifelines to get you through the monotonous working weeks while you save dollarydoos for travelling. This particular 4 day road trip had us heading north from Brisbane, camping our way up the our final destination of Seventeen Seventy, (small coastal town where Jame's Cook first landed in the area we now call …

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Two Nights in the Amalfi Coast

We have just returned from a one week trip to Italy which included a two night stay in the Amalfi Coast and it was so stunningly spectacular it honestly does live up to all the hype which surrounds it. Two nights certainly wasn't long enough to explore all that the UNESCO World Heritage Site had …

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Magical Milford Sound

Nestled in the west coast of South Island, New Zealand, Milford Sound is undeniably one of the most beautiful locations within the country. We had eagerly been awaiting our visit to the fiords ever since we had begun planning our road trip and heard so many wonderful accounts of the area. While mapping out our …

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Cathedral Cove & Hot Water Beach

The Coromandel Peninsula of North Island, New Zealand, is a stunning setting for a road trip. We drove silently along the coast line taking in all the beautiful surroundings as we headed towards Cathedral Cove. It was not far off sunset by the time we arrived so as we started our 45 minute walk to …

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Fireworks light up Wellington’s Harbour

Guy Fawkes was postponed from Wednesday 5th until Saturday 8th in Wellington this year, it was sure worth the wait though. We were fortunate enough to watch the display from my partners grandparent's apartment on Mount Victoria, high above the crowds below. Smiley face and heart shaped fireworks were definitely a highlight and the beautiful …

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