Hobbiton, The Hobbit Village

Hobbiton, the Hobbit village

Hobbiton history When Peter Jackson spotted the Alexander Farm during an aerial search of the North Island for the best possible locations to film The Lord of The Rings film trilogy, he immediately thought it was perfect for Hobbiton. Nevertheless,…

Hamilton And Hobbiton, The Hobbit Village

Hamilton and Hobbiton, the Hobbit village

Getting ready for the trip Sunday the 2nd of november. Goal of the day : to buy a car and drive away. Ellerslie Car Fair is open from 9am to 12am. There is a lot of sellers, but there is…

Auckland – 1st Days In New-Zealand

Auckland – 1st days in New-Zealand

New Zealand New-Zealand, Aotearoa (« The land of the long white cloud in māori, name first given to the north island, then to the whole country), garden of God on Earth. One of the last land discovered by humans, with most…

From Gold Coast To Townsville

From Gold Coast to Townsville

Here we are, in Gold Coast, trying our luck to make our way to Townsville on a access ramp to the motorway when a big woman in a big 4WD insist to pick us up and take us as far…

Sydney To Gold Coast

Sydney to Gold Coast

In Sydney, most of the backpacker’s hostels are full. It’s a 3 days off week end, so it’s very busy. It will be difficult to find a bed for the night. But we’re lucky, and we manage to find 2…

Aboard The Indian Pacific

Aboard the Indian Pacific

It’s 10 o’clock in the morning, we are Friday the 3rd of october. Sitting aboard the Indian Pacific in our huge plush chairs, we wait. A whistle sound. That’s it, we go ! The train pulls into a cacophony of rattles…

A Week In Adelaide

A week in Adelaide

After hitchhiking for 2858km, we've spent a relax week with our friends, the Bandiera, in the Adelaide Hills. We spent our time eating some delicious meals cooked by Rosa, trying Joe's wine, visiting the Central Market and walking on Rob's…

Ceduna To Adelaide

Ceduna to Adelaide

Around Smoky Bay, 40km in the bush where we've been droped in the middle of no where by the previous driver who apparently didn't understand where we wanted to go. It’s 12:30. It’s been nearly an hour now that we’ve…

Crossing The Nullarbor

Crossing the Nullarbor

1st night camping after a few hours on the road. We set up the tent in a sort of undergrowth with this famous australian desert's ocher ground. During the night, the weather goes bad, and very quickly we're stuck in…

Super Pit And Norseman

Super pit and Norseman

In the Super Pit ! This morning, we wake up at 5:00 to avoid a possible cranky ranger who could annoys us or even gives us a fine. We set up the tent in a public camp ground reserved to…

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