A Trip to North Stradbroke Island

Last updated: August 15th, 2014 | in Beyond Thailand

I had just gotten back to my hostel from Brisbane’s Koala Sanctuary as I started figuring out another cool day trip that I could take during my stay in Queensland’s capital. So it just happened that I was talking to some local Australian guy and he recommended me North Stradbroke Island, located just 30km east …
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A day trip to Brisbane’s Koala Sanctuary

Last updated: August 15th, 2014 | in Beyond Thailand

I had already been traveling along Australia’s east coast for three weeks – and still not seen a single kangaroo or koala. Quite sad about that I tried to figure out if there is any kind of zoo in Brisbane that has Australia’s famous animals. If I couldn’t see them in the nature (actually, later …
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My First Job Abroad

Last updated: August 29th, 2014 | in Beyond Thailand

Finding a job isn’t always easy. Especially if you are in a foreign country, 19 years old and just finished high school. I was confronted with this situation however and a few days helping out in a warehouse in Brisbane wasn’t enough for getting together a sufficient amount of money that allowed me to travel …
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