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Crash and Learn: Part 2

AUSTRALIA | Tuesday, 10 Jul 2007 | Views [2645] | Video

Jen: After spending two full days lapping up the luxury and relaxing atmosphere at The Golden Door Spa, I had almost forgotten about the fact that I’d kinda, sorta damaged our van just a teensy, weensy bit. That was until we were forced to drag ... Read more >

Tags: ambassador van, i should have known better!

Crash and Learn: Part 1

AUSTRALIA | Sunday, 8 Jul 2007 | Views [2122] | Comments [2] | Video

Jen: All you loyal readers out there can attest to the fact that unbelievable luck seems to follow in Holly, Amanda and my footsteps throughout our round-the-world journey. For those of you just tuning in to our blog, allow me to recap. During our ... Read more >

Tags: ambassador van, i should have known better!

Hunter Valley: A Hedonist's Playground

AUSTRALIA | Thursday, 5 Jul 2007 | Views [7722]

HCC: There’s a lot more to Oz than the sunburned outback and endless beaches. When my fellow Lost Girls and I heard about the rolling vineyards, gourmet restaurants and relaxing spas that were to be found in Hunter Valley, we refilled the oil in ... Read more >

Tags: ambassador van, sightseeing

Finding our Mojo

AUSTRALIA | Saturday, 30 Jun 2007 | Views [5657]

ADP: Even before Jen, Holly and I had set foot on Australian soil, we figured we had a pretty solid grasp on life "Down Under." Thanks to some quality American television shows, classic 80s movies and even a few cool advertising campaigns, ... Read more >

Tags: ambassador van, beaches & sunshine

The Climb Of Our Lives!

AUSTRALIA | Friday, 25 May 2007 | Views [3514] | Comments [4]

Jen: It was a beautiful, sunny morning in Sydney and Amanda, Holly and I were spending it in typical fashion - - a teensy bit hung over from the night before and running late, OK really late, for our scheduled activity du jour. Normally, we were ... Read more >

Tags: adventures, ambassador van

Head for the Hills! Part II

AUSTRALIA | Wednesday, 23 May 2007 | Views [1251] | Video

HCC: Marshmallows + cheap wine + your best girlfriends= recipe for the perfect camping trip. After constructing a kick ass campfire (if we do say so ourselves), we settled into our foldout chairs with the mission of toasting the perfect marshmallow ... Read more >

Tags: ambassador van, the great outdoors

Head for the Hills! Part I

AUSTRALIA | Friday, 18 May 2007 | Views [1042] | Comments [1] | Video

HCC: Since the Lost Girls scored an awesome camper van, we decided to take it—where else?—camping. Our premiere girlfriends getaway in the Blue Monster, as we affectionately named it, takes place in Barrington Tops National Park. I chose our destination ... Read more >

Tags: ambassador van, the great outdoors

Oil Changes

AUSTRALIA | Thursday, 10 May 2007 | Views [2204]

ADP: I should probably be more embarrassed to admit this, but during the six years I held both a valid driver’s licences and a working vehicle (affectionately named White Fire, in case you care), I never actually checked, changed or gave more than ... Read more >

Tags: ambassador van, on the road

Kangaroo Invasion

AUSTRALIA | Thursday, 3 May 2007 | Views [1263] | Video

HCC: After living in the concrete jungle of New York City, the girls and I have encoutered wild life ranging from rats to cockroaches to drunken men. So when we heard that the hazy Blue Mountains were home to critters of a different kind—kangaroos—we ... Read more >

Tags: adventures, ambassador van

Lonely Planet Pick of the Week: Beach Coastal Walk

AUSTRALIA | Tuesday, 1 May 2007 | Views [3950] | Comments [2]

HCC: A Lost Girl’s favorite way to see a new place is on foot, so the famous Coastal Walk from Bondi to Bronte Beach was just our speed. After reading about the five-kilometer, two-hour trail in our trusty Lonely Planet, we laced up our sneakers and ... Read more >

Tags: ambassador van, beaches & sunshine

All About the Anzac

AUSTRALIA | Friday, 27 Apr 2007 | Views [1157] | Video

We'll admit it: As typical American's we had no idea what the heck Anzac Day was when we arrived in Australia two weeks ago. But by doing a little online research , we learned that ANZAC Day - 25 April - marks the anniversary of the first major military ... Read more >

Tags: ambassador van, party time

Picking Up the Van!

AUSTRALIA | Thursday, 26 Apr 2007 | Views [1499] | Video

Are you kidding us?! We still can't believe that World Nomads is actually trusting us take possession of their freakishly tall, psychadelically decorated Amabassador Van. Its not that we're not responsible (totally trustworthy, we promise!)...its ... Read more >

Tags: ambassador van, planes trains & automobiles, trains & automobiles

We Only Have Eyes for Sydney

AUSTRALIA | Sunday, 22 Apr 2007 | Views [1771]

ADP: When the weather gods deliver a day as brilliant as the one we had yesterday in Sydney , it would be foolish not to spring out of bed and make the most of it. Well, these Ambassador Girls don’t exactly “spring,” but we did manage to ... Read more >

Tags: ambassador van, sightseeing

From Lost Girls to Ambassadors!

AUSTRALIA | Saturday, 21 Apr 2007 | Views [3649]

We—Holly, Jen and Amanda—have officially taken over as The World Nomads Ambassadors , a fabulous title that comes with more than a few precious perks. Not only have we snagged an unbelievable set of wheels (a totally pimped-out camper van emblazoned ... Read more >

Tags: ambassador van, on the road

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