Category: Oceania

Chicago

With Ticket In-Hand…

Remember how in 2013 I made it to 13 new places? I find myself daydreaming, wondering if I can do it again… I’ve already five “new” places this year anyway: Melbourne, Queesntown, Adelaide, Sunshine...

Hobart

Hobart

I sit here, my secret hiding place on campus. Quiet, undisturbed, I look out over the city and try to put theory behind my latest campaign idea. What stategic and ethical considerations should be—ya...

Adelaide

Joe’s Kiosk

Adelaide: It’s the city where everybody somehow knows everybody. Or at least their in-laws. The family friend I was staying with planned for me to go out for drinks on my last night with...

Sunshine Coast

Sunshine Coastal Chillin’

I marvel at the landscape, how different the plants and trees are compared to Victoria! Parakeets decorate the pines, transforming them into Christmas trees. I see a whale (!) from the plane. Surfers of...

Aerial shot

Itching to Fly

Is it the end of the semester yet?! I’ve developed a routine here, and I quite comfortable with it n all, but the thing is… I’m iiiiiitching to explore more. I adore Melbourne. You...

Bells Beach

Crazy April

April has been a crazy month. First of all, part of the craziness was because I imported Crazy. My ray of sunshine Anette from Oslo (Høybråteeeeen!) came to visit me. She booked her ticket...

MCG

FOOTY

It’s all well and good that I have added words like “reckon” and “brekky” into my everyday vocabulary, but I’m not completely integrated until I start to like footy, hey. (For the record, I...

Torquay

Surfing & Vegemite

Day Trip! The trip started out with what only can be described as a good brekky, or breakfast. Omelet, coffee, yogurt, and toast with vegemite. Ok, so I only had a little bit of...

Queenstown

Queenstown, NZ

Queenstown, New Zealand. Stunning first impression of the country. Everything about this trip was a pleasant surprise. You would think I was sick of flying by now, but I looked forward to the three...