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European Hostel Reviews

By on Sep 16, 2015 in Review, Youth Hostels | 0 comments

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We recently had a 7 night 8 day European Road trip as we made our way from England down to our house-sit just outside Rome, Italy!  We decided to try out hostel accommodation for our 7 nights to try and save some money and have a fun experience 🙂  I’ve always thought hostels were the kind of places that you met people – rather than in hotels which tend to be...

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Rome for 10 months – nice!

Rome for 10 months – nice!

By on Sep 2, 2015 in House Sitting, Italy, Rome, Travel experiences | 0 comments

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After the epic European road trip through 7 countries we finally made it to our 10 month house sit in Formello just outside Rome, Italy! We are all very excited to put down a few temporary roots, learn a new language, make a few friends and get a bit of work/school under our belts!  Many of our posts over the next 10 months will be about an ex-pat families life in...

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Rent our big Rosevears house – it needs you!

Rent our big Rosevears house – it needs you!

By on Aug 25, 2015 in house lease, rent our house, Tasmanian House | 0 comments

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As you may know we left our big house in Tasmania in June 2014 – since then we’ve had some awesome tenants and their kids leasing from us and enjoying our big house with a view!   Unfortunately for us and fortunately for them, they are leaving on 13th September because they found a house to purchase. We’re very happy for them but it does mean we...

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The most annoying thing when hiring a car

The most annoying thing when hiring a car

By on Jul 24, 2015 in Car hire, Travel experiences, Travel tips | 0 comments

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Do you rent cars when you go on holiday or for business? We’ve done a bit of this in the last 12 months, especially in Europe.  We have tried at least 4 different companies and found they all had good and bad sides, which is not a surprise in itself. I’m not sure about you, but when I start to research booking a car I almost always forget that the price I see on the...

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Up Sticks and Go on the ABC Radio

Up Sticks and Go on the ABC Radio

By on Jul 20, 2015 in Media, Travel | 0 comments

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I spoke on the ABC radio back in Australia a couple of weeks ago and revealed our BIG news!  Luckily we had told our family before it went to air .. LOL Belinda also ask me about the Greek financial crises so I was able to be a political commentator – fancy that ! 🙂 What do you think about our big news?  

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