Choose Bambu Backpackers for your budget stay in Perth

Perth is the largest city in Western Australia and the most isolated city in the world. There's plenty to keep you busy, however, and you'll need a place to rest your head at the end of a long day. If you're looking for budget accommodation in the heart of the city with plenty of free... Continue Reading →

A Western Australia Road Trip: Penguin Island and the Busselton Jetty

Perth is great and all, but after a week of city living and beach days it was time to explore further south in search of smaller cities and nicer beaches. Myles and I packed the car full of camping gear, bought a bunch of food and hit the road, trusting Google Maps to guide us.... Continue Reading →

Cuddle a quokka on Rottnest

If you don't know what a quokka is I suggested you educate yourself right now. There is an island off the coast of Perth that is home to literally hundreds of these tiny wallabies and they are SO CUTE. Also, the island itself is gorgeous, you can't miss it while you're in Perth! Getting to... Continue Reading →

(Mostly) Free Things To Do In Perth

If you want almost permanent good weather, white beaches with turquoise surf, a cosmopolitan city and plenty of activities to keep you occupied then look no further than Perth (except it's quite far away from anything). I spent two weeks here and fell in love with it, it's well worth that flight across Australia! Explore... Continue Reading →

Create a website or blog at

Up ↑