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Australian TV shows to watch in the US

If you're looking for Australian TV shows to watch in the US you've come to the right place. We'll be updating this post as regularly as possible, including the Australian TV shows that have been picked up by US streaming services and cable channels. Because sometimes...

Money saving tips for family vacations

It's great when your family can all stop, take a little time off, and explore a new place together. But if you've got school-aged children, you're hemmed in by school holidays (or summer vacation here in the US), which means you can really only travel properly during...

Pinnacles National Park day trip

Planning a Pinnacles National Park day trip takes a little forethought, especially if you're visiting in spring or autumn - the high season for this northern California national park. This is not the day trip you head off on, on a whim after waking up at 10am in San...

Anzac Day in the US

The Australian New Zealand Army Corps, also known as ANZACs, refers to the combined forces of the two countries, first deployed for major military action during World War I. To this day, Australians and New Zealanders commemorate the relationship on April 25 - the...

California coast road trip itinerary

This California coast road trip itinerary stretches from San Francisco in the north, to Los Angeles in the south. Mr M and I have done this road trip a couple of times now, and since I'm not a huge fan of spending seven hours straight in a car, we tend to break up the...