Grampians to Adelaide

After the Great Ocean Road, we made our way up toward Grampians, where we were supposed to stay the night at a backpackers hostel called Tim’s Place (thank you Caroline for the recommendation!). ¬†We were pretty soon in a ‘prairie’ like countryside – incredibly flat and practically nothing for miles save for cows and sheep … Continue reading

Great Ocean Road

Getting to Adelaide Adventure Part II: drive the Great Ocean Road to Adelaide. February 7th, we left Tokyo for Cairns, Australia (which Aussies actually pronounce “cans.” like cans of soup. cans of beans. cans of…you get the picture). After customs (which was a joke – they basically just wave you on through with a g’day!) … Continue reading