Jenny and I had planned on a getaway over President's Day Weekend for a while. However, we had originally planned to explore Death Valley National Park, but due to surprising Central Cali winter weather that resulted flash flood road closures we changed our plans. We decided to cross a different place off of our California bucket list, Joshua … Continue reading Three day weekend in Joshua Tree National Park
This past weekend we adventured and camped among the redwoods at Riverside Camping in Big Sur, CA. We packed up all the gear, Hurley and some previsions for camping and drove north. We enjoyed the campground including our campfire and cooking meals at the campsite as well as the rushing river. The Drives We took off after work on Thursday … Continue reading Camping weekend in Big Sur
Hello fellow adventurers! Now that we've had time to go through all our photos and edit them we want to share them with you. In the coming weeks we are releasing our photos from our travels so you can gain some perspective of the different places we visited. We would enjoy hearing your comments or thoughts. https://www.flickr.com/photos/142717384@N04/ We've … Continue reading Photos from our world travels – Flickr
The adventure continues as we have moved to Santa Barbara, California. We decided to drive down and would highly recommend the scenic drive to anyone from the Pacific Northwest. Our stops included Crescent City to see the Redwood Forest, San Francisco to eat seafood on the wharf and explore the city, Monterey and Carmel for … Continue reading 1000 Miles South on Highway 101
We're moving to California! Right now we're putting rubber to the road on our final sightseeing road trip before starting new jobs and move to California. Santa Barabara, CA is going to be our home for at least the next year. We've gathered our belongings from friends, family, and storage over the past few weeks and … Continue reading What’s next for Will and Jenny?
Tips for Travelers going to Australia We are including some tips for fellow travelers based on our experience around the large country of Australia (one, two, three, four, five, six, seven) . It's a vast country that we enjoyed exploring for two months and hope others make the most out of a trip down under! Supermarkets … Continue reading Extra thoughts on Australia
Today we celebrate one year of adventure and traveling the world. We've had our share of ups and downs, but ultimately we've met our goal of traveling around the world together for one year. In total we visited 19 countries, logged over 87,000 kilometers/57,000 miles and only got denied entry into one country. After sifting through the thousands of … Continue reading Photo Journal: A Year Traveling the World!
Overview Made it to our last country after visiting Far North Queensland in Australia. We had a heck of a travel day to Christchurch, but once on the ground we explored the city, met my parents and started our two week road trip. Our road trip was south to Dunedin, west to Te Anua, north to Queenstown, … Continue reading Last Stop: New Zealand
Tropical North Queensland January 24th: Where the Rainforest Meets the Reef As soon as we landed in North Queensland we instantly noticed the change of terrain and climate. We saw lush rainforest covered hills descend into the teal blue ocean littered with dark patches of reef and a small, yet robust city and port. Cairns was originally a sugar mill town overrun with … Continue reading Oz VII: The Great Barrier Reef & Daintree Rainforest
Three weeks in Sydney With little sleep on New Years Eve we flew to Sydney early on New Years Day to begin a few weeks house and pet sitting for two families. We sat in the Ryde neighborhood with Bruno, the sweet overweight Chocolate Lab and then watched Rex in Stanmore, the 10-month-old energetic & smart … Continue reading Oz VI: House Sittings in Sydney