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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Exploring Putangirua Pinnacles: LOTR film location

Lord of the Rings superfans, take a look at this... Recently we took a little drive out of Wellington to have a gander at the Putangirua Pinnacles, a product from mother nature herself which lent themselves wonderfully in LOTR: Return of the King. The pinnacles are within a small national park, I wouldn't describe the …

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Bridal Veil Falls

The wonderfully named Bridal Veil Falls is a spectacular 55m waterfall, situated a short drive away from the popular tourist destination Raglan, New Zealand. It takes approximately 10 minutes to reach the bottom of the fall where they have an awesome walkway and some seats waiting for you. Sadly, however, swimming is strictly prohibited as …

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Marokopa Falls & Mangapohue Natural Bridge

For those of you who have followed my recent blog posts you may have noticed a trend...waterfalls! My boyfriend in particlaur loves them for jumping/climbing reasons. For me, it's their beauty. We've lost count of how many waterfalls we've seen around Australia, Europe and now New Zealand but one thing is for sure, there's many …

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