Alice Springs – The Vibrant Red Centre

Alice Springs – The Vibrant Red Centre

Alice Springs is the informal capital of the Red Centre with a population of 26000 people, and it is the second populated town in Northern Territory. Also, Alice Springs location is so far from the biggest Australian cities that make this place really unique. Alice Spring surprised us positively as it is a green and…

Agnes Creek – our first awesome free camping

Agnes Creek – our first awesome free camping

Agnes Creek – First Free Camping After a busy four days in Coober Pedy, we headed north to see the Red Centre. As the distance to Alice Springs was still 690 km we stopped at a free camping ground at Agnes Creek.  Agnes Creek is a huge free campground on Stuart Highway with a lot of…

Coober Pedy opals and the awesome underground houses

Coober Pedy opals and the awesome underground houses

On the road to Coober Pedy After visiting Woomera yesterday, our next destination was Coober Pedy. The distance from Glendambo to Coober Pedy was only 250 kilometres. However, the more we drove to the north the wilder it got. All the way from Glendambo was a desert with only small shrubs, very monotonous.  There was only…

Fascinating Woomera and the road to Coober Pedy

Fascinating Woomera and the road to Coober Pedy

Crossing New South Wales and South Australia border Our plan was to stop for a night in Port Augusta and then go to Coober Pedy via Woomera.  On the way to Port Augusta, we drove through the outskirts of Flinders Ranges – they looked very picturesque. We heard the ranges are perfect for hiking and…

Broken Hill – 3 amazing attractions

Broken Hill – 3 amazing attractions

On the way to Mildura The road was hilly, although sometimes we had an impression that we were driving through the Italian provinces – on the right side a vineyard, on the left olive orchards. But for the most part, the road was empty. We arrived at our destination at 2 pm.  Mildura is a…

Day 1 of our Best Trip Around Australia

Day 1 of our Best Trip Around Australia

Cold night and crazy ideas How all of this started? How did we get an idea to go for a trip around Australia? Imagine a cold, windy winter night in Australia. I know, I know… Australia is supposed to be warm and sunny. Not in my story. As I said – it was cold, and…