Traveling After Tragedy: Why I’m Still Going To Vegas.

Nothing knocks the wind out of your travel plans like having a national tragedy occur at your next destination. That is my current situation. I have a scheduled "Conquer" trip to Las Vegas 10/6/17 which was planned way before the active shooter tragedy earlier this week. At first I was numb, anxious, and full of …

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Brisbane in Pieces: The leftovers

Bats the size of cats and Kangaroo testicles you can buy? You know you want a bite of these last few crumbs I skipped out on sharing! 10 things! 1. Bats! These babies are caged, but my husband spotted these same cat sized flyers in southbank at night. #BrisbaneBats 2. Kangaroos are lazy little guys. …

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Oahu in pieces: The leftovers

Here are some quick snapshots I didn't share from Oahu. 1.Hanauma Bay: it's a state park, beautiful corals. You must pay to get in. A steep hike to get below.  ​ 2.​ Diamond Head. This is us driving out. Plenty of hikers around. ​ 3.  North Shore side- not every beach is one you wanna …

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If you do nothing else in Brisbane… DO THIS

The Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary was a real treat today. The bonus: Kangaroos and other native wildlife (seriously, I became Kangaroo obsessed!). ​ ​ He is literally hopping into my heart! Getting There: I recommend going with Miramar cruises see website Here. They will pick you up in front of the State Library for a ferry …

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Surfers Paradise! DIY Style

If you're in Brisbane, hop on a train to World Famous Surfers Paradise! An endless Beach of baby powder sand, surf, and sunshine on the Gold Coast. But first... getting there. Travel companies sell bus packages down to the Gold Coast and Surfers Paradise for quite a bit of money per a person. Spare yourself …

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Free in Brisbane! FREE!

Hey Gang, I thought I'd make a brief post on some of the many free things to do in Brisbane. 1. Museums (south bank and the CBD city hall) both have museums with free offerings. City Hall also has a clock tower you can ride up to. Walk across the bridge to south bank to …

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Moreton Island

Escape the fake! That's the slogan of the island! And it lives up to it. ​ ​ This mostly sand island off the coast of Brisbane is well worth the trip! I highly recommend this visit be done with a tour company. Choose the tour company based off what you want to do on the …

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