Quick Impression: Greek Festival Brisbane

Quick Impression: Greek Festival Brisbane

Greek Festival Brisbane – The Backpack Journal Watch this video on YouTube West End is one of Brisbane’s most lively and diverse neighbourhoods. It’s like a cultural melting pot. Most pronounced however, is the Greek influence. In the 1920’s, a...
QUICK IMPRESSION of the Kakadu National Park

QUICK IMPRESSION of the Kakadu National Park

Kakadu National Park – The Backpack Journal Watch this video on YouTube Watch our quick impression about one of Australia’s most impressive natural areas, the Kakadu National Park. Aboriginal tribes still inhabit Kakadu. One of the spoken languages by the...
QUICK IMPRESSION of the Corroboree Billabong Cruise

QUICK IMPRESSION of the Corroboree Billabong Cruise

Corroboree Billabong Cruise (Mary Wetlands River) Watch this video on YouTube We made a fabulous cruise with Corroboree Billabong Wetland Cruises in the Mary River System. A beautiful swamp area near Darwin with lots of wildlife including sweet and salty water...
QUICK IMPRESSION of our first Australian BBQ

QUICK IMPRESSION of our first Australian BBQ

Watch our first Australian BBQ in 2 minutes Watch this video on YouTube Besides discovering the wonders of Australian nature, we couldn’t miss out on the BBQ invitation of our lovely Airbnb host, Olga. Only 3 days into the Australian trip we were happily standing next...
QUICK IMPRESSION of Xiamen’s Nanputuo Temple

QUICK IMPRESSION of Xiamen’s Nanputuo Temple

Nanputuo Temple in Xiamen in 1 minute Watch this video on YouTube We had a 12-hour stopover in Xiamen, a ‘smaller’ Chinese city partly located on an island, with a population at roughly 2 million people. We couldn’t miss the opportunity to discover the town! Despite...

QUICK IMPRESSION of Darwin’s Mindil Beach

Mindil Beach Darwin – The Backpack Journal Watch this video on YouTube Watch our quick impression about Darwin’s Mindil Beach, our favorite spot in the capital of the Northern Teritory in Australia. The sunsets here are always amazing. The sun melts into...