...the biggest sand-island in the world! And it surely lives up to its name. Literally everything, from the smallest grass to the highest tree, is rooted in sand. There are two possibilities how you can travel to the island: There is a ferry leaving from Hervey Bay and one leaving from the Rainbow Beach Inskip … Continue reading Welcome to Fraser Island..
We've been told that we absolutely need to visit Byron Bay, and now we know why! Two weeks ago we had the chance to enjoy a great time there and we loved it! This place offers a wide range of activities, shops and great cultural insights into the Australian Lifestyle. We stayed at a lovely … Continue reading Byron Bay – definitely worth a visit
We all know it: exchanging currencies is expensive, regardless of how you do it. Especially so if you want to send it to another bank or overseas. Almost all financial institutes we know charge fees on handling the transaction. They even use a worse exchange rate than the current market rate. Doing an exchange semester is … Continue reading Travel-Tip: TransferWise
We always knew life as a full-time student would be completely different from the one we know as part-time students. It definitely is. Back at home we work four days a week and study for two. Here at Bond University we study for three and have a four-days weekend 🙌. Different from HWZ our classes last … Continue reading Life as a full-time student
We arrived in Australia a bit more than two weeks ago - time flies! - and we have seen a lot already! The beginning is always hard Living in a new country, on the other side of the world, with the exact opposite of your known daily life, can be hard. Can. Our first weekend … Continue reading First two weeks