After we left Auckland, it was time for sunny Gold Coast, Australia! For those who are following and wondered why we went back and forth in Australia, I did some multi-city trip planning and it was cheaper and shorter to fly from Australia to Vietnam than from NZ. Throughout our time in NZ, we kept … Continue reading Gold Coast, Australia
When I was back in Canada, I told myself that I was going to get a koala tattoo at the end of my Australia trip. And so, I did. Three weeks ago, I went to Vic Market Tattoo and met with Kane Berry to get my tattoo. I chose to book with Kane because I … Continue reading My Koala Tattoo | A tribute to Australia
No, this is not an April's Fool joke. Sadly, we are saying goodbye to Melbourne and our expected leave date is April 30th. We don't have any regrets leaving Melbourne earlier than expected - in fact, we're happy! Melbourne has been great and our original plan was to work however long we needed to save … Continue reading Last month in Melbourne
Hey, can you believe it? We finally got around to doing something touristy and leaving the city! It only took about 2 months to do so... lol. On Australia Day (Jan 26th), we finally went on the long-awaited Grampians bus tour. I found this bus tour hosted by New to Melbourne on Facebook and it's … Continue reading The Grampians Trip | New to Melbourne Bus Tours
Last week, I went to my first ever Australia Opening... actually, make it my first tennis game ever. If you don't count any games I've watched my classmates play back in high school. Dan has been doing some work at the AO and decided to grab some court tickets to catch this event. I didn't … Continue reading My First Australian Open!
The Queen Victoria Summer Nightmarket was one of the events that every Melbourian has suggested we attend. Even previous Working Holiday travellers told us to not miss this event. We're no strangers to nightmarkets; back in Vancouver, there's several summer nightmarkets happening around the city. I try to go every year but at the end … Continue reading The Summer Nightmarket
Friday, January 11th, 2019 I can't believe it's almost halfway through January! January is one of those months that always flies by for me, regardless if my life is eventful or not. I'm currently sick right now. I don't know what happened but Thursday morning on my way to work, I was just hit with … Continue reading Journal Entry #006