At the Airport

Today’s prompt of the Expat Blog Challenge begins, “I was at the airport, and…”. I wish I had a funny or clever story to share. … Read the rest


The Passenger Beside You

Last week, Mamamia published a piece called The 7 people you NEVER want to sit next to on a plane.


To Miami and Back

So that’s it. My time in Miami has come to a close. I fly back to Melbourne today.


Advice for Future Expats II

There are a lot of things to think about when you move to another country. I’ve written before about some things you should know before you … Read the rest


Up In the Air

Right now I should be close to boarding a Qantas flight to Los Angeles, and then on to Miami.


Finding the Best Seats For Your Next Flight

Whether you’re an expat flying between homes, a business traveler, or just planning your next vacation, you know how important the right airplane seat can … Read the rest


How To Beat Jet Lag

Earlier this week, News.com ran an article on jet lag.


Will the Australian Dollar Weaken in 2013?

One of my common complaints about expat life in Australia, and you may hear this a lot from other Americans down under, is how expensive … Read the rest


13 Things You Must Write In Your Travel Notebook Before Leaving

Here’s a great travel entry on the information you should carry with you in your travel notebook. What’s that? You don’t have a travel notebook? … Read the rest


What’s In Your Carry On?

Tomorrow is the big day!


15 Ways to Entertain Yourself on a Long Flight

Door to door, the flight from Miami to Melbourne is about 25 hours. It can get boring fast. Here are 15 ways to entertain yourself … Read the rest


What To Wear on a Long Flight

I know some people who dress perfectly normal at home, but seem to leave their normal clothes behind when they travel and opt instead for … Read the rest