Category: Australia


Nothing but Crocs and Tighty-Whiteys in Esperance, Australia

Esperance. The French meaning of this little town is hope, but after six hours of driving on a long, straight, dirt road, I started relating Esperance to the hopelessly lost City of Atlantis. Esperance, Mordor, Bikini Bottom, Emerald City, Atlantis… they are all just one big...


Turtle Time for Travelers in Exmouth, Australia

Psst, here’s one of those up-to-date posts I’ve promised about my up-to-date life in Australia. Moritz’s parents are visiting for the next two weeks, and we were able to jet off and see the amazing Ningaloo Reef in Western Australia for the weekend. I imagined Exmouth,...


Albany: Where You Live Happy & Free

I’ve been in Western Australia for the past month, and It’s perfect for antisocial nature-lovers. You can wander for hours along the green coastline without seeing anybody — which is precisely what I did this weekend in Albany with Moritz — my funny/oceanographer/surfer/German boyfriend, with a...