Traveling Tasmania

Tasmania. The name itself is enough to conjure up images of vast wilderness, ravaging devils and untamed cavemen. Tasmania has held mystique in my mind ever since I was introduced to the Tasmania Devil cartoon character as a kinderbop. In all rights, who wouldn’t be fascinated with a place that homes Continue Reading

Five Steps to Becoming Australian

1. Abbreviate, abbreviate, abbreviate.When in doubt just cut the last few syllables out from a word and you will sound unforgettably Aus. Here are a few of the key abreves you need to learn: university=unimosquitoes=mossiesvegetables=vegbreakfast=brekky  Even city and tram signs for Melbourne’s Queen Victoria Market read Queen Vic Market. If the government Continue Reading