Archive for the 'Australia' Category

Down Under With an Old Friend in a New Place

I haven’t been the only one traveling and trying new things. My friend Abby’s dad is the new United States Ambassador for Australia. Her whole family moved to the embassy about two months ago, so we decided to visit them in Canberra. It was awesome! For four days straight we ate candy, had a Glee […]


On Wednesday my family and I took a surf lesson at Broulee Beach near Batemans Bay, on the East Coast of Australia. Our teacher’s name was Meg. We went on a super hot day, and the freezing water felt really good against my tight wet suit. The beach was great! You can hear the waves […]

On The Road In Southern Australia

12 noon: driving 12:30: still driving 1:00: Guess what? I’m still driving. This pattern goes on for the whole day. My family and I are driving from the Blue Mountains to Albury, Australia. Yesterday we were in the Blue Mountains at an eco lodge, and now we are in Albury, one out of two stopovers […]

Three Wicked Stories from Sydney

I have for you three completely different stories all set in Sydney, Australia, where we spent two weeks. They are about a jellyfish, a bat, and a play. They are all really weird and wicked, but I just thought I’d share. A jellyfish A little while ago, I went swimming in Manly, a beach near […]