Category Archives: world travel

Tradies

Karumba, QLD, Australia Disembodied audience voice: So Greg & Tiffany You’re out in the middle of nowhere, Us: Yep Disembodied audience voice:  Far enough out that the EMT needs volunteer drivers and the nearest medical facility is an hour away … Continue reading

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Sure I’ll drive the Ambulance

Karumba, QLD, Australia Bar Manager: Greg, You’re sober right? Greg (bartending): Uh, yeah? Bar Manager: Right, you’re the only one so do you mind driving the ambulance to the hospital while the medic works on the patient? Greg: uh… Do … Continue reading

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Happy 4th of July, Comrade Americans!

Happy 4th of July! As travelers over the past few years (wow, that’s still weird to say) Our history of celebrating the birth of our home nation has ranged from “cowboy guitars around a campfire” as interpreted by the people … Continue reading

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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

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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

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Coconut rice pudding

Enroute Karumba, QLD, AU Tiffany’s been having a craving for rice pudding lately.  For some weird reason she gets this craving every few months (this and Mexican food.  Nope, not supposed to make sense).  In our previous lives this was … Continue reading

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South Australia Grog Files

South Australia, AU We didn’t plan on spending too much time here, however the Beast had other plans.  Upside, we got to see a zombie parade and ride the cross-Australia train. Downside, it’s hard to go wine tasting when your wheels … Continue reading

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New South Wales Grog files

New South Wales, AU Sydney, the Blue Mountains, Bondi beach and an Opera house – New South Wales is pretty much what all of us think of when we hear the word “Australia.” Between driving the coast, bumming around Sydney … Continue reading

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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

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Pub Quiz!

Enroute Karumba, Australia What chronicle of our many adventures tending bars in the remote outreaches of the Outback would be complete without a pub quiz? Here in Australia many of the beers do you the courtesy of printing questions right on … Continue reading

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