Australasia Nutz and Bolts Travel Articles

 
Getting There – Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
How to get yourself there - affordably.
Getting Around – Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
Explore the city and traverse the countryside.
Eat, Drink and Stay – Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
Some options for food, resting your head, and hitt
Melbourne, Victoria – July 1999
Coffee shops, garage sales and a trip to the drive
Wellington Travel Facts
The Basics City Name: Wellington Where is it located?: Wellington is located at the southern tip of the North Island, on the Cook Strait. Why do people go there?: As the capital of New Zealand, Wellington is home to an impressive number of sharp-looking museums and a decent amount of nightlife�at least on the weekends. […]
Australia Travel Facts
The Basics Country: Australia Where is it?: Oceania, continent between the Indian Ocean and the South Pacific Ocean Why do people go here?: Work, play, travel and why don’t independent backpackers head down under? With one of the most extensive backpacker networks in the world outside of western Europe, Australia draws ‘em for the coast, […]
Sydney Travel Facts
The Basics City Name: Sydney Where is it located?: Sydney is located halfway up the coast of New South Wales. It sits in the southeastern corner of Australia. Why do people go there?: Sydney is Australia’s largest, and oldest, city. It’s home to the Opera House, the Circle Quay, numerous ferries, and is most traveler’s […]
Christchurch, New Zealand – May 1999
Christchurch, New Zealand – May 1999 Introduction to Christchurch and some great things
Perth Travel Facts
The Basics City Name: Perth Where is it located?: Perth is located in the southwest corner of Western Australia, on Australia’s west coast. Why do people go there?: For those wanting to get away from the more crowded east coast, Perth is the place to go. Westralians are generally more friendly than their eastern counterparts, […]
Canberra, ACT – August 1999
Pub and Club Review This month in Canberra I am reviewing bars/pubs and clubs. I will start with my favorites. I am not a disco dancer so you will not find Aqua, Spice Girls, Chumbawumba, etc played at any of these. If you are interested in these, skip this bit and read a bit further […]