In honor of Australia Day, I’m reposting this post about my trip to Tasmania in 2009.
I’m envious. Janelle of “What Makes Me Laugh” won a trip to Australia for herself and her husband by writing an essay about Jurlique products, based in Adelaide. Her niece told her: Get your butt to Australia before my college year abroad ends (or something like that…) So with only a few months to spare, Janelle figured out a free way to get to Australia by the deadline.
I’ve wanted to go to Australia for thirty years, but I just made my first trip there in January — and it wasn’t free. I tried the contest method (the 25th caller will win a chance to be in the drawing), but can you believe it, no one drew my name! Janelle really did it the smart way, literally. (The link to how she did it is at the bottom.)
One week of her trip will be spent driving around Tasmania, which is one of Australia’s states. I’m…
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