Category: Road Trippin’

All about road trips

Fraser Island

Fraser Island is considered the largest sand island in the world. It’s located in Queensland about 240 km North of Brisbane. On your way up, it’s well worth stopping by Noosa National Park just North of Sunshine Cost. At Noosa You can get to the Fraser Island by a ferry from either Rainbow Beach or Hervey […]

The Great Ocean Road

The Great Ocean Road is one of the world’s top scenic coastal drives. It’s a 250 km road stretched between Torquay and Allanford in the state of Victoria. In 2012 I took a trip to Newcastle for work, then flew to Melbourne to drive the GOR. Newcastle beach Newcastle pelican Also Newcastle On my way […]

Hwy 1

Driving up Hwy 1 from SD to SF La Jolla, San Diego La Jolla beach-goers Charging station at Ikea, near LA Filming location of “The Office” in LA. Alas, all cast were on a “spring break” Beautiful Santa Monica Santa Monica – a silent protest against wars in Iraq and Afghanistan California coastline Curious Californian […]

Maui and the Big Island 2007

An award flight from Toronto to Kahului through San Francisco San Francisco   MAUI Somebody’s decided to propose on the beach Lava fields   ROAD TO HANA Road to Hana is amazing. It takes all day to get there with plenty to see along the road. Hookipa beach & lookout. Turned out, it’s one of […]

Roadtrippin’ in Tasmania

Until further notice, Australia is my favorite continent and Tasmania is my favorite Australian state (my favorite Australian city isn’t in Tasmania though). In my humble opinion, it’s Australia’s Crown Jewel. It’s like the whole continent squeezed to the size of Tasmania with all imaginable natural diversity except maybe a desert 🙂 I was very fortunate […]

French Riviera

Spending a few unforgettable summer days with Jean Pierre’s wonderful family of five at their place near Nice, France in August 2010 Driving down Promenade des Anglais from Nice airport At Jean Pierre’s This is where it all began for Zinedine Zidane, his portrait is seen across the field At (and near) the beach Promenade des […]


Super amazing miniature country jammed between Spain and France Pas de la Casa – this is where we drove into the country from the French side Pas de la Casa Pas de la Casa at night Yep, they even have their own license plates 🙂   Andorra la Vella – the capital     — August […]