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Trip Report Region de Valparaiso

Valparaiso Now we started travelling and went back to our backpacker life. This time we took the bus (“Turbus”) to Valparaiso. When we arrived there, we met our next host Patricio from Maitencillo. We wanted to explore the harbour, that’s why

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Trip Report Santiago de Chile

Our next adventure is our trip through South America. Because South America is huge we picked the following countries: Chile, Bolivia, Peru and Brazil (maybe Uruguay at the end). We started in the capital of Chile: Santiago de Chile. First, we needed

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Trip Report Reisegschichtli Australie

Typisches vo Australie ALLGEMEIN Princess Highway / Pacific Highway / Bruce Highway A jedere Tankstell heds unterschidlichi Benzinpriise (z.T. bis zu 30cent unterschiedlich) Signal Beine à Achtung Fussgängerstreifen! Signal Achtung kippende

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Trip Report Sydney

Back in Sydney, we were happy to meet Adam again. Adam was so nice and offered us to stay at his place again. The first time on our travel, we were going to a place, where we already know from before and it feels a little bit like a new “home”. T

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Trip Report Northern Queensland

Townsville and the Atherton Tableland In Townsville we made a nice walk in “The Strand”, a long park just next to the beach, with an amazing children’s playground, pools to bath, café’s, Vitaparcour and a lot of more activities. Townsville

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Trip Report Whitsunday Coast

Mackay On the road again heading north to Mackay, we made a stop in Sarina Beach for a small stroll along the beach. Then we continued driving for having lunch in Mackay. We were looking for a bakery, which sells typical Australian Meat Pie’s. The

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Trip Report Queensland Part 2

Fraser Island This morning we got up very early (around 5:30am), because we still had an hour to drive to reach our meeting point at Hervey Bay. A shuttle bus picked us up at 7:30am from the public parking area in Hervey Bay and brought us to the Ri

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Trip Report Queensland Part 1

The Gold Coast The next day we made a nice walk through the rainforest to the Witches Falls. This path was less prepared than the one in the Dorrigo, and we always like the less prepared hiking tracks more than the very touristic boardwalks. So that

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Trip Report North Coast New South Wales

John’s River Our next overnight stay was in John’s River at the place of our next Australian Couchsurfing Host Mark. We call this also our next adventure, because meeting locals is always something special for us. But before we went to his plac

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Trip Report Central Coast New South Wales

Katoomba (Blue Mountains) The Blue Mountains are a region at the west end of Sydney and their landscape is very impressive with interesting stone formations like the famous ‘’three sisters’’ stone pillars. When we arrived in Katoomba, at aro

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Trip Report South Coast New South Wales

Bega Our goal today was Bega’s Showground. Showgrounds are usually used for horse concours. During the year, these places are not used, so the owners use the facilities for campgrounds to earn a small amount of money besides. On the way, we made a

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Trip Report Victoria Part 2

South Gippsland After a very cosy evening with a glass of wine on the Campground, we wanted to continue driving to the Wilson Promontory National Park. Somehow this morning, Saby couldn’t find her second shoe, unfortunately. We looked for it all o

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Trip Report Great Ocean Road

Thanks to the advice of the receptionist of our camping in Warrnambool, we started very early in the morning driving on the Great Ocean Road to avoid loads of tourist busses. Then these busses bring all the tourists from Melbourne to the same popular

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Trip Report Victoria Part 1

South West Coast (Cape Bridgewater – Tower Hill) We continued our journey on the Princes Highway to Cape Bridgewater, in which we crossed the state border again between South Australia and Victoria, that means we had to change our clock again for

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Trip Report South Australia

Adelaide On our 4th day in Australia we flew to Adelaide. Surprisingly we had to change our clock for half an hour backwards, because we travelled from the state Victoria to the state South Australia, where the Australian Central Standard Time is UT