Tag: Road Trip

Guide to Driving in Jeju: Lotte Rent-A-Car and GPS phone numbers

Guide to Driving in Jeju: Lotte Rent-A-Car and GPS phone numbers

Jeju’s intercity bus system has improved since I was there ten years ago. Still, bus is not a convenient option. The waiting time for the bus is quite long and the bus stops are sparsely located around the island. With a toddler in tow, driving…

Self Drive in Japan: Kyushu Road Trip (Winter)

Self Drive in Japan: Kyushu Road Trip (Winter)

You would have picked up bits and pieces of our Kyushu road trip experience in my previous articles: ‘Overview Northern Kyushu Itinerary‘, ‘Travelling with an infant‘, and ‘Fukuoka Airport to Nagasaki‘. We took a highway bus from Fukuoka airport to Nagasaki and travelled around Nagasaki…

Halls Gap at Grampians

After our Great Ocean Road drive, making Warrnambool and Port Fairy our last two stops, we headed north to the mountains– Halls Gap at Grampians National Park! After a long drive from Port Fairy, we were happy to see a sign welcoming us to “Grampians National Park”. Finally we’re…

Warrnambool and Port Fairy of Great Ocean Road

We drove from Melbourne through Great Ocean Road in 2.5 days. I’ve written about Day 1 and Day 2 of the trip in Great Ocean Road Self-Drive Itinerary (1/2) and Drive to 12 Apostles from Melbourne (2/2) respectively. After the famous 12 apostles, people will usually turn back and return to…

BEST OF BEST, GREAT OCEAN ROAD

▲ Self-drive itinerary | ▲ Useful Tourist Information | ▲ Great Ocean Road Got the following information from our stay at Pebble Point (www.pebblepoint.com.au). See my review of and experience at Pebble Point. The information given is useful, but too bad we have already done up our itinerary when we saw…

Great Ocean Road Self Drive Itinerary (1/2)

The Great Ocean Road, near to Melbourne City, is one of the world’s most scenic coastal drives. The route starts from the surf capital Torquay to the famous 12 Apostles, and ends at historic fishing village Port Fairy. You can do a day trip to the 12…