Tales of foodie, sports loving Aussie expat in the Netherlands.


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The Christmas market advice you never hear

December 8, 2017/Germany/3 Comments

When I first moved to Europe, one of the things I was looking forward to…

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Life on the river

November 14, 2017/Austria/0 Comments

As I type this, the city of Mainz appears outside my window. People wave from…

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You know when I said I wasn’t tour guiding this year? Um…

August 3, 2014/Germany/14 Comments

So! There have been a few changes around here. I’ve been keeping this little blog…

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The romance of the Rhine Valley

January 23, 2014/Germany/8 Comments

Last year – almost a year ago, in fact – Paul and I went on…

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View from the Office Days 31-40

October 25, 2013/Bosnia and Herzegovina/2 Comments

I had a goal this year on the road. For every day worked, I would…

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View from the Office Days 21-30

May 17, 2013/Austria/3 Comments

Over the last ten days, I’ve been travelling at a rate of knots. I finished…

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Hanging out with Charlemagne in Aachen

December 12, 2012/Germany/4 Comments

When I was studying to become a tour guide, I got a little obsessed with…

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Snowflakes, gluhwein and wooden dolls

December 9, 2012/Germany/4 Comments

When you hear about German Christmas markets, you will hear of Cologne. Nuremburg and Dresden…

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In search of the perfect beer

November 12, 2012/Belgium/2 Comments

I didn’t drink beer until my first week at university. I was one of those…

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Why I won’t be watching the Grand Final at an Aussie pub

September 27, 2012/Australia/7 Comments

Yesterday, in another moment of procrastination, I found myself searching for a pub showing the…

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