Christmas Memory: Byron Bay 2011

I have a love for Australia. I don’t know where it came from or exactly why it’s that beautiful country, but I want to expatriate myself there (like yesterday). This is one of my favorite Christmas memories. Byron Bay, 2011 with Heather and Suzanne. I’ve been reminiscing with both gals today on our trip two…

Strangers to Friends in Australia

This is just a shout out to all the wonderful people I met on this journey. ECU on flight to Australia: Never really found out his name and only called him ECU from his shirt but he was Australian and talked to us about the flight, things to do, things not to do, and how…

2012

This is the view I ended 2011 with and this is the view I started 2012 with. I would not have changed a thing in 2011. If I did, I would not have ended up in Australia meeting who I did and hanging out with who I did. Life puts you in the path with…

Coffs to Byron to Brisbane

Date: 12.23 AUS Time: 11:14a We stayed 2 nights in Coffs Harbour. We ate real meals vs pbj sandwiches and chilled on the beach. We met our camp site neighbor Frank from Amsterdam and drank way too much. 12.22 – we landed in Byron after walking thru and having lunch in Bangalow. Byron’s beaches are…

Some Beach Some Where

Date: Dec 21st AUS @ 12:22p I’m currently worshipping the sun on a beach somewhere in Coffs Harbour. The wind is keeping it from being so blazing hot but it is also kicking the sand around. Heather & Suz have left for less sandier conditions…the campground pool. They said they didn’t like the sand but…

Tourist Day…aka Acting Like Kids

Date: 12.21 AUS Yesterday we were kids again. We went to the Pet Porpoise Pool and got seal kisses from Abbie the seal. We also fed Ozzie the seal. We petted a porpoise and fed blue penguins. I (Shelia) fed a little blind penguin named Andy. Afterwards we went to The Big Banana and ice…