Barrenjoey Lighthouse Walk: Sydney, Australia

One of the highlights of my Brisbane to Sydney road trip, was one of our very last stops in Palm Beach, part of Sydney’s Northern Beaches region.  The town of Palm Beach is located at the very end of a thin peninsula which is part of the Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park.  It’s crazy how the land pinches in with 2 beaches back to back before opening up into the Barrenjoey Headland. A must do while in Palm Beach is the Barrenjoey Lighthouse walk to the top of the headland!  Here’s my guide on what to expect!

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Indiana Dunes: The ‘3 Dune Challenge’ Trail Guide!

Indiana has gained its first National Park! Yay!  The Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore is now Indiana Dunes NATIONAL Park, America’s 61st National Park.  Located in Chesterton, Indiana, just a one hour drive away from Downtown Chicago, making it an easy day trip from the Windy city!  A small section of Indiana state borders Lake Michigan, but it’s a section that’s well worth a stop!  Why not challenge yourself and take on the Indiana Dunes State Park ‘3 Dunes Challenge’?!

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Gold Coast, Australia: Two Mt Tamborine Walks You Need To Do!

When you think of Gold Coast in Australia, what’s the first thing that comes into your head?  I’m probably not wrong in thinking ‘beaches’…it’s in the name after all!  It shouts out white sandy coastline!  Away from the hustle and bustle of the cities, Gold Coast’s Hinterland is home to several national parks, including: Tamborine National Park, Springbrook National Park (the ‘I’m a Celebrity Jungle’ for my UK readers!) and Lamington National Park.  This post will focus on Tamborine National Park and things to do on Mt Tamborine in a morning or afternoon, just a 50 minute drive from Surfers Paradise!

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