Tag Archives: South Australia

Australia with Mom and Dad – WA and SA

The past few weeks have been pretty busy as I’ve hit the road again with Mom and Dad in tow.  We planned to meet up here in Oz before I left Canada over a year ago, and they’ve had their … Continue reading

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The W.A.-N.T. Tour, Days 15-17: Alice Springs to Home

The only problem with staying in the excellent (and clean) recommended hostel (Toddy’s Backpackers in Alice Springs) for the fantastic tour that leaves every day to go to the rock is that when you’ve just come back from said fantastic … Continue reading

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The W.A.-N.T. Tour, Days 12-14: The Rock Tour

Monday’itis was in full swing two weeks ago as my alarm went off at 5 am in the pitch dark middle of Australia.  Got up and ready to go for The Rock Tour, downed some free breakfast, hopped on the bus … Continue reading

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The W.A.-N.T. Tour, Days 9, 10 and 11: Darwin and The Ghan to Alice Springs

It’s currently Day 16, but the last week has passed in a blur of trains and busses, so many things seen and done. Chill-out Day was mildly successful . . . I got talked into going to Crocosaurus Cove, which … Continue reading

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The W.A.-N.T. Tour, Day 2 – Port Augusta to the Eastern end of the Nullarbor Plain

The last thing I remember last night before nodding off for a fitful sleep was the train stopping in Port Augusta at about 10 pm. Red Car ‘R’ and its diner have become my world for the last 24 hours.  … Continue reading

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The W.A.-N.T. Tour, Day 1: Naracoorte to Adelaide to ???

The W.A.-N.T. Tour has begun! What, you may ask, is the W.A.-N.T. Tour?!  Well, yes, I have been VERY remiss in updating this blog over the last few weeks/months – I’m sorry, and I apologize yet again for keeping everyone so … Continue reading

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Nine months on the road . . .

I left home 9 months ago – WOW. In some ways, it seems like yesterday, in others, it seems like years.  I have seen and done so much, but also so little.  I’ve accomplished things I didn’t plan to do, … Continue reading

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