Living in an Abandoned Backpacker Hostel

Following on from my post about living a nomadic lifestyle I thought I would write about one of my recent living situations. Travellers all have their own way of doing things and for me it really comes down to working hard and giving up the luxuries in life (unless any of my relatives would like to […]

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Climbing Mt Gillen in Alice Springs

I had never climbed a mountain before (at least not intentionally), so when the girls from work suggested climbing Mt Gillen, I was very keen. Mt Gillen is situated just outside of Alice Springs and is 2404 ft / 733 m in height. if you have ever been to Alice Springs you would have noticed the […]

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Rainbow Valley, Northern Territory

Rainbow Valley is a protected area situated 105km south of Alice Springs and is home to  unique sandstone formations and  Aboriginal artwork. The access road is located 75 kilometres south of Alice Springs and even though two wheel drive is possible I would not be keen to attempt it. The sandstone layers in the main formation are rich […]

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