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Life Changing Experiences

Australia plus Hawaii

  • Lasting Memories in Sydney, Australia

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    We’ve had a blast discovering for ourselves what an incredible city Sydney is! The Sydney Harbour Bridge climb was many trip members favorite activity, especially Marielle’s! Angie and Devon were in awe of the view from the top and we’re all so proud of Gia for conquering her fear of heights. When the city celebrated […]

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  • Aloha From Paradise!

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    From the moment we arrived in Honolulu, we were greeted with smiling faces and perfect weather. On our first day at the beach Melissa even spotted a turtle! The next day we embarked on a catamaran to go snorkeling and take in the great views of Diamond Head. In the water we spotted plenty of […]

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  • Take a Walk on the Wild Side!

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    There is something magical about being in the mountains. Maybe it’s the view, like from the Millaa Millaa lookout, which offered us a peek at the enormity of the land we’re visiting. From the rolling hills, to sprawling fields laid out for miles, right until the land meets the sea. Maybe it’s the sheer power […]

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  • Surfing in Paradise – Australia Plus Hawaii

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    It is safe to say that this chapter in our adventures down under was characterized by experiencing Australia’s wild side. During our last day in Surfers Paradise, we strapped on our sea legs once again…but this time, we had paddles. That’s right, it’s kayaking season! Everyone got an upper body workout as we glided across […]

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