New Zealand: 2/5 – 2/11

(New Zealand) Nelson [Housesit with Bailey] >>> Richmond >>> Motueka >>> Takaka

2/5 – 2/8- Making Modifications to Van, Preparing For Campervan Trip and Enjoying Life in Nelson!
2/9 – Getting Needed Supplies and Last-Minute Errands
2/10 – Drove the Northwestern Coast and Visited Motueka
2/11 – Exploring Abel Tasman by Boat and on Foot

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Australia & New Zealand: 1/21 – 2/4

(Australia) Melbourne >>> Geelong >>> (New Zealand) Christchurch >>> Nelson [Housesit with Bailey]

(Special 2 Week Edition)
1/21 – Ultimate Frisbee and Penguin Spotting in Saint Kilda!
1/22 – Exploring on the Great Ocean Road and Seeing the Twelve Apostles!
1/23 – Fly to Christchurch, New Zealand!
1/24 – 1/31 – Exploring the Christchurch Area and Endlessly Searching for a Decent Campervan!
2/1 – Buying a Campervan and Driving up to Nelson!
2/2 – 2/4 – Enjoying the Housesitting Life and Skyping with Family + Friends Back Home

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Australia: 1/14/17 – 1/20/17

(Australia) Sydney >>> Jerrawangala >>> Rosedale >>> Melbourne

1/14 – Sightseeing in Sydney! Hiking to the Harbour Bridge and the Opera House!
1/15 – Walking Bondi Beach to Coogee and a Ferry Trip through the Sydney Harbour
1/16 – See-Ya Sydney! Started our Campervan Trip and Visited National Parks
1/17 – Driving the Pacific Highway and Enjoying the Stunning Coastal Views!
1/18 – End of Campervan Trip, Wandering around Saint Kilda
1/19 – Recovery and Planning Day in the Hostel
1/20 – River Boat Cruise and Bike Riding around Melbourne

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Australia: 1/7/17 – 1/13/17

(Australia) Mudgeeraba [Housesit with Rupy & Teebo] >>> Port Macquarie >>> Blue Mountains >>> Sydney

1/7 – Exploring Byron Bay!
1/8 – Australian Friends Reunion and Relaxing in Birdsville
1/9 – Brunch and Beach Time in Coolangatta
1/10 – Last Full Day of Housesit! 😦
1/11 – Left Housesit and Started RV Trip South towards Sydney!
1/12 – RV Trip Along the East Coast and into the Blue Mountains!
1/13 – Hiking in the Blue Mountains and Return Vehicle to Apollo Sydney Branch

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Australia: 12/31/16 – 1/6/17

(Australia) Mudgeeraba [Housesit with Rupy and Teebo]

12/31 – FSU Bowl Game and New Years Eve on Broadbeach!
1/1 – Research and Planning on the back patio!
1/2 – Housesitting at it’s Finest!
1/3 – Exploring a Glow Worm Cave and Hiking Mt. Tamborine National Park!
1/4 – Making progress on our to-do list!
1/5 – Movie Watching and Mall Shopping
1/6 – Work Work Go Away, Preparing to Explore Another Day

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Australia: 12/24 – 12/30

Mudgeeraba [Housesit with Rupy and Teebo]

12/24 – Admiring Christmas Light Displays and Flying Foxes on Christmas Eve
12/25 – 1 Whole Year of Travelling Around the World! Merry Christmas!
12/26 – Hydroboarding in Surfers Paradise!
12/27 – Skyping with family back home and more research
12/28 – Reading and Posting Pictures
12/29 – Lounging on the back patio and going to see the new Star Wars
12/30 – Hiking in Springbrook National Park!

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Australia : 12/17 – 12/23

Mackay >>> Gympie >>> Brisbane >>> Mudgeeraba [Housesit with Rupy and Teebo]

12/17 – Long Driving Day
12/18 – Visited Australia Zoo, Returned Camper and Started Housesit!
12/19 – Took Family to Airport, Explored Brisbane, Grocery Shopping for Housesit
12/20 – Catching up with stuff online
12/21 – Rest and Planning
12/22 – Lounging around watching videos and reading
12/23 – Christmas Shopping at the local Mall!

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Australia: 12/10 – 12/16

Cairns >>> Great Barrier Reef >>> Cairns >>> Cape Tribulation >>> Innisfail >>> Airlie Beach >>> Mackay

12/10 – Boat trip out to the Great Barrier Reef! Snorkeling and Diving from aboard the Live-aboard Reef Encounter!
12/11 – Full Day of Diving and Snorkeling and Eating on The Great Barrier Reef!
12/12 – Final day of Diving and Snorkeling and then Drinking with the Crew back in Cairns!
12/13 – Picked up our Jucy campervan and drove from Cairns to the Daintree Rainforest!
12/14 – Daintree Rainforest Hikes and Doing the Waterfall Circuit
12/15 – Drove and hiked through different areas along the East Coast in search of Cassowaries!
12/16 – Corey’s Birthday!!! JetBoat Tour of The Whitsundays and Whitehaven Beach!

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Jordan, Singapore, & Australia: 12/03 – 12/09

(Jordan) Wadi Musa >>> (United Arab Emirates) Abu Dhabi >>> (Indonesia) Jakarta >>> (Singapore) >>> (Australia) Cairns

12/3 – Exploring Petra and Quoting Indiana Jones!
12/4 – Minibus North to Amman and then Fly to Abu Dhabi
12/5 – Fly to Jakarta, Indonesia and then to Singapore! Meet up with our friend Tita!
12/6 – Hang out at Tita’s Apartment, Hawker Food for Dinner, and a Stroll along the River.
12/7 – Singaporean Satay Food, Gardens By the Bay, and Exploring the City by Foot!
12/8 – Relaxing Day at Tita’s Apartment Complex, Fly to Bali!
12/9 – Fly to Cairns, Check into Hostel and Explore Cairns

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Israel & Jordan: 11/26 – 12/02

(Israel) Jerusalem >>> Tel Aviv >>> Eilat >>> (Jordan) Aqaba >>> Wadi Musa

11/26- O, Little Town of Bethlehem
11/27- Floating in the Dead Sea and Hiking in the Ein Gedi Reserve!
11/28- Bus to Tel Aviv, Walking Tour of Old Jaffa, Delicious Mexican Dinner!
11/29- Hang out and Research in our fantastic Hostel, Bus 5 hours down to Eilat
11/30- Snorkeling in Eilat, Cross Border to Jordan, American Food in Aqaba!
12/1- Aqaba South Beach Snorkeling Trip and Jeep Tour of Wadi Rum!
12/2- Minibus up to Wadi Musa, Petra Visitor Center and Museum

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