The Middle of Australia: Alice Springs and Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

As a break in between au pairing jobs, I spent a week in Alice Springs and the surrounding national parks. Alice Springs is the nearest town to Uluru-Kata Tjuta and Watarrka National Parks, even though it is nearly 500 kilometers away from them. Alice is a very small town which thrives on the tourists that … More The Middle of Australia: Alice Springs and Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Darwin’s Mindil Beach Market

I’ve been to the Mindil Beach market a few times now and loved it every time. It’s a great little market set up right next to Darwin City, and the best part is that it’s practically on the beach. It’s unfortunately only open during the dry season which is almost over.