Jen & Kath Take Australia

Jen & Kath Take Australia

Last July, one of my best friends in the whole world, Jenny, came to adventure through and explore the east coast of Australia with me. Everyday was an absolute blast, and although Australia is undoubtedly wonderful, I’d have to lean … (read more)

Ginger Retreat: Grampians National Park

Ginger Retreat: Grampians National Park

Last weekend, my boyfriend Kevin and I decided it was high time for me to start training to climb the infamous Mount Kilimanjaro, a trip that had been in my planner for months and was set to commence on December … (read more)

Meet Melbourne! Love, The Internet

Meet Melbourne! Love, The Internet

Everyone wants to find good deals and positive, authentic experiences when traveling. Moving to Melbourne in 2015 was no different for me. I didn’t want to waste my time or money at cafes, bars, shops and restaurants that weren’t the best … (read more)

Australian Fun Facts: A Year in Review

Australian Fun Facts: A Year in Review

When I arrived in Melbourne, Australia in September 2015, I had precious little knowledge of the country I was about to settle into and fall in love with. The name Tony Abbott (Australian Prime Minister from 2013-2015) rang a bell from … (read more)

Ginger Pride Down Under

Ginger Pride Down Under

My day at the inaugural Australian Ginger Rally held in Melbourne on April 16, 2016. Show me the Ginger! (read more)

Weekend in Newcastle, New South Wales

Weekend in Newcastle, New South Wales

Last weekend I left the state of Victoria – for the first time! – and headed to visit my lovely friend, Laura, who is currently living in Newcastle, New South Wales. Laura and I met at a bonfire on a … (read more)

Girls Weekend in The Grampians

Girls Weekend in The Grampians

Although I’ve undoubtedly fallen in love with Melbourne since arriving last September, sometimes it’s nice to get out of town, especially when it’s for a Girl’s Weekend! Over the past six months, I have explored the great state of Victoria through … (read more)

Great Ocean Road

Great Ocean Road

Written portion to come soon!

Easter, the Chinese-Australian Way

Easter, the Chinese-Australian Way

Today to celebrate the Easter holiday (and our days off work), my friends and I woke up early and boarded a train at Melbourne’s centrally located Southern Cross station bound for the country town of Bendigo, which is located in the center of the … (read more)

My First Days Down Under

My First Days Down Under

Getting There: London to Melbourne On September 15th I left my best friend Damian’s apartment in London and began my journey to Melbourne. It had been almost a year since I had been granted my one-year Australian work and holiday … (read more)

Daydreaming of Melbourne

Daydreaming of Melbourne

As my Australian experience quickly approaches, I find myself sifting through endless tips, messages, and suggestions I have received over the past few weeks and months from friends and fellow travelers. I have been overwhelmed with the kindness and generosity of Australians, and … (read more)

Globetrotting Ginger Seeks Australian

Globetrotting Ginger Seeks Australian

I like lists. To me, they are fun to make and usually exciting to cross off as you complete items – whether it’s for a grocery run or contains a fresh bout of resolutions. Three lists I have tended to … (read more)