Australia

The Glass House Mountains: The Perfect Stop Between Noosa & Brisbane

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When people are traveling down the east-coast of Australia, they all stop at the same major stops like Cairns, Airlie Beach, Brisbane, and Byron Bay.  While all of these destinations are absolutely stunning (and definitely should be…

How to Spend Two Days Exploring Manly Beach, Sydney

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With it’s gorgeous beaches, scenic coastal walks, and stunning snorkeling spots — a visit to Manly should be on everyone’s Sydney bucket list.  When I was living and working in Sydney though, I never really got the opportunity to spend…

Australia Isn’t Too Far! Los Angeles to Sydney with Qantas

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Over the past two years, I've spent quite a lot of time in the beautiful country of Australia.  It's become one my absolute favorite places, and Sydney has even become "my second home".  I've simply fallen in love with the relaxed…

Sydney Mardi Gras Shenanigans

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Celebrating Mardi Gras in Sydney should be on everyone’s bucket list. It’s by far one of the most fabulously fantastic events in the world, and will leave you with nothing but love in heart, and glitter in your hair.

The Perfect Weekend Getaway Exploring the New South Wales Coast

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Visiting Jervis Bay and the southern coast of New South Wales had been at the top of my wish-list for a while I was living in Sydney, but unfortunately time always seemed to quickly slip away and I never got the opportunity.

3 Days on Fraser Island: Beaches, Lakes, and Bumpy Rides

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No trip along the east coast of Australia would be complete without exploring the massively beautiful Fraser Island.  I had heard so much about this place before actually going, and I can now say that it definitely lives up to the hype.  The…

Paradise Found: Sailing Through the Whitsunday Islands

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I remember the first time I saw a picture of Whitehaven beach…I thought like it looked too perfect for words.  I vowed to myself that I would make it there someday, and now that I finally have — I’m still in disbelief that it actually…
Upcoming Music Festivals in Byron Bay

Travels, Festivals, & Photography: 2016 In Review

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We're now two weeks into 2017, and I'm just finally posting my annual round-up article. Sorry for the delay, but the past couple months I've been traveling, festivaling, and photographing Australia -- and I've barely had any time to slow…

Lost Paradise: Truly A Hidden Wonderland

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While most tourists and travelers who flock to Sydney over New Years Eve come for the spectacular firework display over the iconic Sydney Harbour Bridge and Opera House -- I knew that the only place I wanted to welcome in the new year…

Top 10 Incredible Things To Do in Cairns

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Cairns, which is typically referred to as the "Gateway to the Great Barrier Reef" is an absolute must-see destination in Australia.  I spent five full days exploring Cairns, and could have easily stayed another week or two.  When you walk…

Two Days on Magnetic Island: The Bungalow Bay Experience

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Magnetic Island was right at the top of my Australian bucket list, and it completely exceeded all my expectations. I was only on the island for exactly 48 hours, but I can confidently say that I made every single minute count.  Magnetic…

The Highlights of 26 Months Traveling & Living Around The World

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I’m currently 40,000 feet above earth flying from Brussels to Philadelphia. I’m about three glasses of red wine deep, and it’s bringing out some serious emotions. HOLY SHIT...I'M GOING HOME... For those who haven’t been following…