The Roommate Diaries – Episode 3

Episode 3 of The Roommate Diaries, featuring: The Rule Maker, The Bathroom Hogs and The Bad Sleeper.


Airlie Beach YHA

Airlie Beach YHA - 8.5/10 394 Shute Harbour Road Airlie Beach Queensland, Australia Date February 2018 Length of Stay 2 nights Room Type  8-bed dorm Cost  $33 per person, per night Atmosphere: 6/10 The town of Airlie Beach is really busy, but it appears that most backpackers only stop here for the Whitsundays. YHA Airlie Beach... Continue Reading →

7 Ways To Being An Eco-Friendly Backpacker

As a traveller, you'll see many of the wonders that the world has to offer, but you'll also be exposed, more than ever, to the damage caused by the human race. A few weeks ago, I wrote an article called 'The Final Straw', about how much of our plastic waste ends up in the ocean,... Continue Reading →

1770 Southern Cross Backpackers

1770 Southern Cross Backpackers - 7/10 2694 Round Hill Rd, Agnes Water Queensland, Australia Date February 2018 Length of Stay 2 nights Room Type 6-bed dorm Cost  $20/night (Part of the Scooteroo Package) Atmosphere: 8/10 The hostel was quiet during the day, as not a lot of backpackers stop in the small town of 1770. Those... Continue Reading →

We’re Celebrating!

Woooohoooo! After nearly a month in Cairns, everything seemed to fall into place this week. I can't even begin to describe how frustrating it was to sit around and wait for the right opportunity or moment to happen. Backpacking the east coast of Australia was such a high for us, but now that we've come... Continue Reading →

The Versatile Blogger Award

We are incredibly touched and honoured to have received The Versatile Blogger Award! Thank you so much to our friend Anne, who nominated us back in February. Her blog, Recipes For Every Soul, offers mouthwatering recipes for every meal of the day. Each post includes all the ingredients needed, directions to bake/cook and photos to guide you the... Continue Reading →

Pippies Beachhouse Backpackers

Pippies Beachhouse Backpackers - (8.5/10) 22 Spectrum St, Rainbow Beach Queensland, Australia Date January 2018 Length of Stay 4 nights Room Type 4-bed dorm Cost $25 pp/night (Booked as part of Fraser Island tour) Atmosphere: 9/10 Everyone at Pippies Beachhouse was in a happy, positive mood; either hyped up for their tour to Fraser Island or... Continue Reading →

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