Misadventures on an Australian Road Trip: The Beginning. You would not believe what happened during our first day on the road! We've barely left Cairns and are already having troubles.
We're halfway through November! Here you will find new photos of Matt and the Mad Monkey Calypso boys participating in Movember, along with an update on their fundraising efforts.
Hi, my name is Ally, and I'm addicted to bungy jumping. What can I say? This is an obsession, and I want more. It's not terribly unhealthy, but rather gets your adrenaline pumping and blood flowing. Maybe it's good for you? Don't question me, just go with it. There are some firsts you will always... Continue Reading →
Help Matt and the boys at Calypso Backpackers raise awareness this Movember for men's health issues such as prostate cancer, testicular cancer and men's suicide. If you'd like to donate, please find the link at the bottom of our post.
I'd like to start by saying, for those of you just hearing about this incident now: I'm ok! This took place on Wednesday 15 August and I'm recovering!
Believe it or not, bungy jumping was never on my bucket list. I'd seen it in film and heard the odd horror story, so the thought of being tied by my feet, jumping headfirst towards the ground, hoping the rope doesn't snap on the way down... nahh, safe to say that never really appealed to... Continue Reading →
It's official, we have less than 6 months left on our Working Holiday Visas in Australia! Once again, I'm baffled at how quickly the time has gone by. I can still vividly recall the 40 hours of travel it took to get here and landing in Sydney... back in December 2017. In 6 months, we... Continue Reading →