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Blog entries along the way!

Byron Bay

Byron Bay was the first stop on my travels up the East Coast that I was truly clueless about. Before heading out to Australia I’d never heard of it, didn’t know of any landmarks or what the hell there was to do there. It also received the worst possible start.   Where on the last…

By TravellingWelshman January 9, 2017 2


Probably safe to say that by far the most famous city in all of Australia has to be Sydney, considering that most people actually think it’s the capital.To be honest, my time in Sydney didn’t start off the best way possible. Firstly I’d have to catch a 12 hour bus journey from Melbourne. Don’t get…

By TravellingWelshman January 5, 2017 3


First stop on this epic journey, after arriving at 11pm and catching less than 6 hours sleep, the first day began in Melbourne!   Admittedly, me and my cousin Vanessa quite clearly hadnt gotten our heads in the game yet. Stepping out onto the streets of Melbourne with a free mini guide with absolutely no…

By TravellingWelshman December 24, 2016 3

Situation Report

Here I find myself 15 days from departure day, and I feel a situation report is needed to see just how prepared I am for this adventure. There are a lot of things that I “plan” to do, but, very little is set in stone. Those are the only real plans I have.   Where…

By TravellingWelshman November 7, 2016 0

From Doctor to Backpacker

Birth of a Dream   Since the age of 14, I had already set out my entire future: “I’m going to be a doctor”, simple, no arguing. After 2 years of sixth form and 3 years of university it still had not changed. That was less than 6 months ago, and in that time my…

By TravellingWelshman October 25, 2016 0