Category Archives: Australia – New Zealand

Kangaroo-Ville

Victor Harbor has one of the most fun places on earth!  Urimmburah Wildlife Park just 10 minutes northeast of Vic Harbor’s CBD (Aussies fondly call their “downtown” Central Business Districts, CBDs).  For a mere AU$6 (about the same in US$ … Continue reading

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Characters at Our House Backpackers, Adelaide, SA Australia

View Full Album   Where else would one find such a great hostel in Adelaide?  At OUR HOUSE!  We loved it so much that we wish we could take it with us!  Not only were the facilities great, the people … Continue reading

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Disasters along the way …

Current events January 2011 Floods in Queensland and Brisbane  Upon our return from New Zealand, we’d been hearing about the torrential downpour of rain in the Queensland areas, and though we’d planned to head to Brisbane to connect up with … Continue reading

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Melbourne!

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It was a long trip going from Auckland to Melbourne, but we did it! Jan. 5th, 2011 Started at 4 am to catch the 7 am flight to Sydney (wish we won’t do that again!); then a car hire (rental), … Continue reading

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In New Zealand now – wandering around South Island

Ah! OK, the long-awaited Update! Dec. 17, 2010 Kiwis Unite!  We Love Kiwis! “Hello, mates!” and “Happy Christmas” as they say from the Kiwi Nation of New Zealand!  It’s hard to imagine Christmas with this weather, though right now, sunny … Continue reading

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Hello world!

I like how the blogs on WordPress begin – with this post title… so appropo. Introducing … The Glassblowing Travelers … who are preparing for their journey to several adventures unknown ahead! You have been selected via email to receive … Continue reading

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