The Pony Express in Nevada - Are You brave Enough?

The Pony Express Nevada – Are You brave Enough?

This post was paid for. Here’s a question for you: Where in the USA is the loneliest road according to Time Life Magazine (and that for the 30th year)? And what held the USA together in the 19th century when west and east were still pretty much divided by huge areas of mountains and deserts? […]

Grand Canyon in all its glory

How not to Miss the Grand Canyon’s Spectacular Colours

This post was sponsored. I was at the Grand Canyon and had only 24 hours to explore its unreal beauty and what did I do? I laid down for five minutes and woke up half an hour before sunset – a must see at the Gran Canyon. I raced from bus to bus, asking each […]

Travelling the USA by Bus – A Daring Adventure of 10 Cities in 30 Days

Do you know what I cannot stand about travel in the USA? The public transport. Or the lack thereof. New Zealand wasn’t a prime example either but at least it wasn’t so big. What is a solo traveller to do when leaving the driving licence at home but having driving experience that amounts to zero […]

Where We Escaped to after the Bush Fires in Australia

What Happened after We Escaped Bush Fires
Nullarbor Traveller Day 11 and 12

This post about Nullarbor Traveller was sponsored. The last two days there were no hikes whatsoever, it was all culinary and sensory experiences as well as beaches. After escaping the bush fires, we had a pretty nice end to an awesome tour with Nullarbor Traveller, but it’s not over yet until I’ve told you all […]

Where to See the Famous Kangaroo Beach + lots of hiking and a VIDEO!

Where Is the Famous Kangaroo Beach?
Nullarbor Traveller Day 7 + 8

This post was sponsored. Since we received favouring tailwinds, we made it to Cape LeGrand National Park by afternoon on my tour with Nullarbor Traveller. Arriving after dark is not unusual and so we were indeed lucky and seized the beautiful day to relax on the beach. Donning our best beach wear we walked out […]

Where to Swim with Giant Tuna. I found a very pretty spot on my #sponsored Nullarbor Traveller Tour in Australia

Where to Swim with Giant Tuna
Nullarbor Traveller Tour Day 3 + 4

This post about Nullarbor Traveller was sponsored. On this cloudy day, we headed over to watch the wind tear up the ocean and send enormous waves crashing against the shore. The spot we picked for starters was a memorial for a nun that had been washed away by a king wave when she stood on […]

The Eyre Peninsula – From Red Rocks to White Lakes

This post was sponsored. Waving goodbye to my latest group, I joined the private Xplore Eyre luxury tour by Australian Wildlife Adventures together with another member of our former group to discover all that the peninsula has to offer. And it had a lot to offer, which we would see in the following two days.

Hiking the Kings Canyon with Groovy Grape Tours

This post was sponsored. Even today we were not quite rid of the clouds but, never mind, they made for an even more phenomenal sunrise over the dark silhouette of the King’s Canyon as we struggled up the Cardiac Hill and onto the start of the four hour long Rim Walk. Piled up rocks, layered […]

Digging up Opal in Coober Pedy with Groovy Grape Tours

This post was sponsored. Deviating from the regular tour plan, our guide wanted to give us a little extra treat and first let us watch a spectacular sunrise over the Cobber Pedy hills and together with our incredible photogeneity we had an amazing time at our impromptu photo shoot. The model at the next stop, […]

Hitting the Road in Australia? Brush up on Your Road Etiquette!

Master Your Australian Road Trip with these Simple Unspoken Rules

Are you planning an Australian road trip? Australia basically screams for long drives and road trips. But even so, it’s not as easy as pie in such a vast and dangerous country as Australia. While keeping in mind the essentials, such as having enough fuel, supplies and staying on the roads, there is a little […]

Your Ultimate Great Ocean Road Drive – Stops, Tips and Timings

Your Ultimate Great Ocean Road Drive – Stops, Tips and Timings

Ah, the Great Ocean Road drive! Impressive limestone boulders rising up from the raging sea, protruding out along the rugged coastline like warning fingers, the 12 Apostles are a sure tourist magnet for every Great Ocean Road drive. Everyone flocks to this beautiful scenery to get a glimpse of what is one of the most […]

Great Ocean Road Tour Day 3 with Groovy Grape Tours

This post was sponsored by Groovy Grape Tours. Like tree bark creaking in the wind, the cries of the red headed Gang Gang welcomed us on our morning hike up the Grampians. Over rocks and stones we clumbered, holding on tightly to odd shaped formations and finding a grip in small crevasses while we were […]