Journey to the Center of the Oz Part 4: I Like Big Rocks and I Cannot Lie

Before coming to Australia, I knew I wanted to see Uluru. I knew pretty much nothing about it, except that it was a massive rock in the center of the country, and that it was famous. I didn't know the cultural significance behind it, or the unfortunate history of land theft it carries. I did … Continue reading Journey to the Center of the Oz Part 4: I Like Big Rocks and I Cannot Lie

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Journey to the Center of the Oz Part 3: Kata Tjuta Damacy!

The Rock Tour Day 2: The morning of October 21st I woke up in a remote camp site in the Australian outback. It was great! I found a teeny tiny scorpion under my swag, but no dingo pups wandered in to steal our boots (as our tour guide warned us had happened before!) Day two … Continue reading Journey to the Center of the Oz Part 3: Kata Tjuta Damacy!

Journey to the Center of the Oz Part 1: The Once and Future King’s Canyon

Wow. I don't even know where to begin to talk about these three days. Uluru was one of the top things I wanted to see coming to Australia, but it really is out in the middle of nowhere so it's not easy to get to. Alex and I tried to look at every option on … Continue reading Journey to the Center of the Oz Part 1: The Once and Future King’s Canyon

We’re Off To See the Wombat, The Wonderful Wombat of Aus!

What?! A video?! We didn't come here to watch things, we came here to read! Well I hope you're not too disappointed, because videos are a part of the blog now! Don't worry, text posts will still be the norm on Tuesdays, but from now on you'll occasionally get to watch us in action too! … Continue reading We’re Off To See the Wombat, The Wonderful Wombat of Aus!