Monthly Archives: September 2014

Admitting defeat, sleeping by the ocean with whales, kangaroos, and local hospitality

Thankfully I escaped from Sydney about a week ago. I think if I added up all the time that I spent driving around lost, stuck on one-ways, and sitting in traffic jams, it would be a a couple days of … Continue reading

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Turning van into a home

<a A big empty van is no good, so I spent the next three days pimpin it out into my home to take me across the planet. For this I posted up in the Bunnings parking lot, which is Australia’s … Continue reading

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Buying a van home and parties on trains

The goal in the back of my mind was to have a vehicle in a week. My second day in town I roamed the net on used car sites trying to get an idea of what to get, battling a … Continue reading

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Never trust the Goon

The plane touched down, and it was over. I was still thinking about the pilot from the first flight of the journey, from Portland to LA. He was saying some goofy things that were pretty entertaining for me, but some … Continue reading

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Up up and away to Australia

The day before I left is when I kicked into traveling mode. Until then I tried to enjoy all the last times I’d have with family and friends for awhile. Over the pevious couple of weeks I made random piles … Continue reading

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