FREE HUGS SEOUL

FREE HUGS SEOUL

I have now lived in a country for over 4 months and have not participated in a FREE HUGS day. This is a new record for me. What in the world is FREE HUGS I hear you non believers ask? Well you can read the full story here but let me give you a little summary. The FREE HUGS campaign was started … [Read more...]

17 wineries, 84 wines and 1 smelly cheese shop.

17 wineries, 84 wines and 1 smelly cheese shop.

Ahhh wine tasting. My favourite hobby on a friday night. So you can imagine my excitement at the thought of spending a WHOLE weekend tasting wine. This post will not be all that informative...we did not learn a whole lot about wine and often time the wine we liked the most was the cheapest of the … [Read more...]

Kangaroo Valley

Kangaroo Valley

One of my first day trips out of Sydney was a 10 hour drive down through the wine region of Kangaroo Valley in Southern New South Wales. Silvia, an Italian Couchsurfer and I were given a free tour by Sam, another Couchsurfer who was in the process of setting up a tour company in the region. We … [Read more...]

Pirates of the Pacific!

Pirates of the Pacific!

Everyone knows that spending New Years Eve in Sydney will be nothing short of spectacular. Everyone can picture the endless bursts of light as the fireworks explode over the picture perfect Sydney harbour, celebrating into the wee hours in some classy club with classy people or at some party on … [Read more...]

Ode to the Globe

Ode to the Globe

Read/sing  to the tune of 'Fresh Prince of Belair' (JUST FOR GIGGLES) Now this is a story all about life, Working and partying on the same site I want to tell you the deal, it won't take a min, here's your key and some linen- now your all checked in Welcome to the Globe, here in Kings … [Read more...]

A Smurf Christmas

A Smurf Christmas

Spending Christmas and New Years in a Hostel was a real first and is not for the faint of heart or weak of liver!! On Christmas Eve a lot of the long termers from the hostel (guys who had been treating it like a home for months) decided what better way to celebrate Christmas than to dress like … [Read more...]

The Big Blue!

The Big Blue!

After bidding farewell to Ali in Auckland my next stop was a place I have been excited about going to all my life. In my mind I had conjured up images of spectacular fireworks shows over the harbour, hot surfers riding the waves at Bondi beach and dressing up all swit swoo for shows in The infamous … [Read more...]