Sunrise on Leg 3 of our Epic Travel Day

Flying Standby on Connecting Flights: An epic travel day

4 flights. 4 countries. 40 hours. Starting with a 4:00am wake up call, we made the journey from Hobart to Zagreb flying standby on connecting flights in what ranks as our most epic travel day ever.

Window view of airplane wing taken while flying standby on connecting flights

When we made plans to go to Croatia after Australia, I didn’t consider how we would get there; Kris is in charge of travel details.… Read the rest


An airport surprise: Proof of onward travel

As much as we plan for our travel days, we never seem quite prepared for the level of concentration it requires (read: we’re completely checked out). Our newfound rhythm is disrupted. Everything we’ve unpacked has to be squeezed back into our packs.… Read the rest