Day 363: Taste of Culture

Wine Tasting We made our way to the Phillip Island Winery. We were pleasantly surprised at how good the wine and cheeses were because Phillip Island isn’t known for it’s wine … let alone it’s one and only winery. The ambiance was calm, light filled the winery, and the interesting sculptures inside the winery provided us with…

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Day 362: Small Island, Lots To Do

Manta Rays up close! Tough Mudders running through fire and smoke I didn’t realize how much there was to do on this little island. We tried to squeeze in a lot today! Watched the Pelican feeding Waited for the manta rays to show up Watched the first Tough Mudder in Victoria (20,000 people participated!) Saw…

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Day 361: From City to Island

I left work early, grabbed my bags, met up with the good people and we left the city for a local island getaway. Our friend Christina invited us to her house in Phillip Island for the weekend. I was all-in because (1) Christina has been missed ever since she moved and (2) I’ve haven’t been to Phillip…

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Day 348: Cukoo!

We went to dinner at Cukoo restaurant in Mt. Dandenong. It’s a German buffet “experience”. Honestly, the food wasn’t great but it was a good time. Unfortunately, I wouldn’t go back to the restaurant. After dinner we drove over to the observation point. Even though it was dark, the view was gorgeous. I could only…

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Day 264: Mornington Peninsula… wow!

Back Beach, Ocean Front Beach, Bay Our good friends took us in for the holidays. The Marie family invited us to Rye for Christmas. We gladly accepted the invitation. We all slept in after a long night of relaxing and drinking. We woke up to a delicious breakfast and made our way to explore Rye and…

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Day 202: Victoria’s Beauty

Photo by Adonis L. 12 Apostles Loch Ard Gorge Loch Ard Gorge King Pin Bowling Day 202 was filled with laughter, sightseeing, and enjoying each other’s company. We took the ladies to a “must-do” when in Victoria (the Australian state that Melbourne is in): The Great Ocean Road Tour. It was a full day trip…

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