The differences between Australia and Canada, part two: climate

The most obvious difference between Australia and Canada is the climate. Australia is hot, shark infested, and full of palm trees and deserts. Canada is cold, beaver infested, and full of maples and snow. Being on opposite ends of the Earth, seasons are at opposite times. It’s summer in Canada right now while it’s “winter”…

The differences between Australia and Canada, part one: food.

I was originally going to write about what I have observed to be the  general differences between Australia and Canada, but ended up having so much to say about food that I'm going to have to write about social differences next time. Show's where my priorities are.. Cheese: Orange cheddar does not exist here. If…

Living in Surfers Paradise

So I live in Australia. Crazy. Right now I’m living in Surfers Paradise, which is in the Gold Coast, Queensland. It’s like Australia’s version of Miami. The beach goes on for miles! The contrast between the natural environment and human development is wild. There is nothing more natural than the ocean, but at the same…