We fell in love with this place, can’t recommend it enough.   Getting from the airport is really easy; just one bus called the skybus which is $38 return and takes you to southern cross station which a has links to everywhere. That night we went to stay with our friend Emma in docklands, we […]

We spent most of the morning navigating our way across LA to get to the hostel on Hollywood Blvd. The hostel was decent, named ‘walk of fame’ because of its location. Imagine being right in Leicester Square.  Very central but not a particularly scenic part of town! It was good for getting to bars etc. […]

​We got an uber from the airport to our Airbnb in Ponsonby.  It seemed to be the easiest way to do it as our flight arrived pretty late. We had a great airbnb, a short walk from Ponsonby high street which was a lovely little place with lots of bars and restaurants. Our place was […]

Picked up our relocation campervan. .. OMG. Instead of a 5 berth it was a 9 and 30 ft long! Luckily Danielle has truckers genes and was able to get us on the road :). Our first stop for the night was a lovely little place called Carmel and we parked the RV in a […]

We were in need of a shower by the time we reached san fran so looked up public pools in the area and found a great one called ‘sava’. A good recommendation for a nice swim and shower! Just make sure you check the opening times as they change most days. After our little swim […]

From vegas we picked up a hire car to start our journey through Death valley and yosemite to get to San Francisco. This was a proper american road trip; blue skys and long roads with no-one else for miles. This was truly an amazing drive though the desert. Our first night we slept in the […]