Category Archives: Airplane travel

Kangaroo Island, SA: Our arrival

I have been at a crossroad as to how I should tell our story of Kangaroo Island.  Should I emphasize our days long journey?  Should I center around the wildlife?  the little connection to the outside world? the beach house? the kids? the … Continue reading

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“Sid, Syyyydd-neeeey, Its Sydney!”

This was my first trip traveling alone with my 2 children (and 1 stuffed koala) on an airplane.  Thankfully the flight is only 75 minutes from Melbourne and that Crayola invented Color Wonder markers. “P. Sherman 42 Wallaby Way, Sydney.  I … Continue reading

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Where are all the koalas?

It’s a miracle… we made it.  We missed our Melbourne/Sydney connection in LA.  Here’s the kicker.  The plane was still at the gate but they would not let us board.  The gate agent stated that the flight needed to be … Continue reading

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Travel time

The amount of time it takes to fly to Australia from Newark (EWR): approx. 21 hours, in the air. The amount of time it takes to fly to Australia from EWR with 2 toddlers:  anywhere from 21 hours to an … Continue reading

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