Category: Australia

Fitzroy melange

The smallest postcode in Australia. 3065 Fitzroy. Fitzroy, an inner suburb of Melbourne. My favorite. 100ha. Just over 10.000 people. And more bars and restaurants that you can imagine. And more street art. Since living there for 10 weeks in 2014/15, I’ve been back every year. And so, logically, it was top of our list on our first day in…

On to Melbourne

After eight days in Tasmania, we’re on our way north. Next stop: Melbourne. We debated back and forth whether we should take the ferry or the plane. I had always dreamt of taking the Spirit of Tasmania across Bass Strait vom Devonport to Melbourne. The journey, done twice a day, takes about 9 hours, and is possible overnight. It’s not…

Tasmania Road Trip: Bicheno to St. Helens

After the amazing sunrise we experienced in Bicheno, we hit the road again. Today’s drive was a rather short one, only some 70 kilometers north along the Great Eastern Drive. As we had some time, we first stopped at the Scamander Conservation Area. Well, what made us stop there was the coffee truck conveniently placed on the road side. We…

Tasmania Road Trip: Bicheno sunrise

If I get up around 5 willingly, it has to be something special. I’m not a morning person. But the guidebooks and our hosts at the hotel said that the sunrise would be worth it. So we peeled ourselves out of the bed shortly past five, jumped in our clothes, got the cameras ready and walked the few meters down…