A Summer Down Under: Outside of City Centre

Moonlit Sanctuary Similar to many other first time tourists in Australia, the top item on my bucket list was a close encounter with some of Australia’s most famous animals. Learning quickly that holding koalas is fairly rare outside of Queensland, I worried that my closest encounter would be the glimpses I caught at the Sydney…

A Summer Down Under: Melbourne

While Sydney was described to me many times as “the LA of Australia,” and Melbourne the New York, I left sunny Sydney ready for the hustle the bustle.¬†Dropping my bags at Southern Cross Station and wandering down the gridded streets to Federation Square, it didn’t take me long to start seeing what everyone meant.

A Summer Down Under: Sydney

Figuring one winter for the year wasn’t enough, as soon as summer hit New York, I hopped on a flight and headed down under to Sydney, Australia.¬†Traveling for 30 hours and arriving just after six in the morning, I spent my first two mornings at the studio combatting 14 hours of jet lag with Pilates…