Saltwater Crocodiles – Don’t Swim With Them!

Crocodile Logo

Here’s one to add to the myth that Australia is full of dangerous animals (see Drop Bears!) that are out to kill you on your holiday! The reality is the vast majority of Australian’s live in urban areas and will never come anywhere near a creepy crawly or something that’s going to cause them injury […]

Funny Animal Names – The Bonk Frog!


Today it’s time for some funny animal names – and this one is called the Pobblebonk Frog! A list of funny animals and/or names that have previously appeared on this silly site include: The Drop Bear  from Australia (okay, not a real animal) The Sleeping Skippy, also from Australia and The Hyena Dog from Nigeria. Funny Animal […]

Beard Styles – Dubai Style!

Beard Styles

Today I’ve got a guest post from Kayla Ethan about the Beard Styles that you might see around in the United Arab Emirates. If you’re visiting and sporting a wad of facial hair, be prepared to have a chat with the people in the street! Beard Styles of the UAE I am a humble traveller, […]

Unusual Swimming Pools of the World – The Stinger Net!

Unusual Swimming Pools

Ever wondered what it’s like to swelter on a hot day, but not be able to swim in the ocean because if you did, it would kill you? That’s right, seeing this lovely tropical scene but knowing that you couldn’t go in? Welcome to my childhood! I grew up in Far Northern Australia, in the […]

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