Category Archives: Animals

Where the heck are we!?

Atlantic Ocean Birthday post!  Another year gone by and so much has happened! Like, a lot. A lot a lot. So yeah, um…so we’ve been busy. Really really busy. Not lots of time to keep up with the blog busy. … Continue reading

Posted in Animals, Boats, travel | Tagged , | 1 Comment

Who even buys tin!?

Tampa, FL, USA Really? Really!?  10 years. 10  YEARS and we’re supposed to buy each other tin?!? Freaking TIN!? (ok, or aluminum…yeah) What the heck would we even use tin for? And are we supposed to carry this in our … Continue reading

Posted in Animals, budget travel, travel, Wine, world travel | Tagged , , | Comments Off on Who even buys tin!?

Sacred Monkey Theives

Kuta, Bali, Indonesia The Balinese have an odd relationship with their monkeys. On the one side, they are considered sacred (and therefore protected and allowed to live where they want) for their ability to ward off evil spirits from the … Continue reading

Posted in Animals, budget travel, Indonesia, Indonesia, travel, world travel | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Traveler’s Tax

Kuta, Bali, Indonesia Here is an important bit of travelers’ etiquette that you should become aware of: When you join a long-term traveler, you need to be ready to pay the tax. Related posts: House or Travel? Life passing us … Continue reading

Posted in budget travel, fish, sea life, travel, world travel | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on Traveler’s Tax

House or Travel?

Karumba, QLD, AU As our time wound down in Australia we found ourselves having a difficult conversation about a choice we could not had foreseen coming when we first started this adventure. Like we said last week, we had a … Continue reading

Posted in Australia, budget travel, Pacific Puddle Jump, Places We've Been, Sailing, sea life, travel, world travel | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

Don’t mow your lawn!

Karumba, QLD, Australia We want to introduce you to something that Tiffany’s mom considers to be one of the nastiest, grossest, ickiest things in the world: The Tree Frog Related posts: For the Diggers Human Detesticulation and Baby Kangaroos Outback … Continue reading

Posted in Animals, Australia, budget travel, cats, Places We've Been, travel, world travel | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Don’t mow your lawn!

Outback pub life

Karumba, QLD, Australia 518 people About 466 miles from “Cans“ Sometimes, oh and without warning of course, the whole town just separates from the mainland and becomes an island for a few months…so you want to watch out for that. … Continue reading

Posted in Animals, Australia, budget travel, cats, food, Places We've Been, travel, Wine, world travel | Tagged , , , , , | 4 Comments

Life passing us by

Baltimore, Maryland, United States It is once again time for Greg’s birthday entry- One can always rely on family to ask the questions everyone else is quietly wondering about: “Greg, it’s been almost 4 years now. Aren’t you worried about … Continue reading

Posted in budget travel, Pacific Puddle Jump, Sailing, sea life, travel, world travel | Tagged , , , | 3 Comments

A Month of Thursday

Thursday Island, Australia So keep in mind that sign, and the information contained thereupon, as we go though our entertainment options on Thursday Island for the month we were there. Related posts: Thursday…now available in Island format! Outback pub life … Continue reading

Posted in Animals, Australia, budget travel, Places We've Been, Sailing, sea life, travel | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

Thursday…now available in Island format!

Thursday Island, Queensland, Australia After the arduous process of “studying” for our Responsible Service of Alcohol test we passed our course and became certified Australian bartenders! About 48 hours later came our first outback pub job over at Thursday Island, … Continue reading