An Evening with Lazy Dazy

A lot of the time that we spent in Australia’s Red Center was situated around Ayers Rock Resort, a little “city” made up of hotels, restaurants, stores, campgrounds, and beautiful desert views. In addition to all of that, the activities staff ran all sorts of great trips and tours that made exploring Uluru really easy…

Touring by Torchlight at Cairns Tropical Zoo

Our scheduled time in the city of Cairns, Australia was tight, and we had a lot of things we wanted to see. Cairns was a great base for exploring things like the Great Barrier Reef, the Daintree Rainforest, and the Mossman Gorge, but that left little time for more local things. We knew that the…

Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary

When we saw that the excursion we booked for the day included a “kangaroo meet & feeding frenzy”, this is what I pictured- two or three kangaroos being kept close to their keepers while a busload of tourists jockey for the animals’ attention. Boy, was I wrong. Not much about the Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary in…

Tiergarten Schönbrunn

  My love for animals was something that came about slowly but surely over the course of my life. I went from being afraid of dogs as a child to wanting to adopt one as an adult, and I realized that I was actually interested in many different animals. I wanted to watch and observe…