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Today is the long whispered about December 6th, 2018. A few hours ago we all sat together in the sunny Christchurch Botanical Gardens, making jokes about all the…
Friends & Family!!
The trip may be coming to an end, but the adventures are definitely not winding down quite yet. Before coming Whenua Iti Outdoors, we spent a day…
Kia Ora everyone!
This week us Walkabout students were in full control. It was student directed travel! With the budget that we were given, we were able to pick the…
Its crazy to think that after this week we only have two more weeks left. I can’t thank Carpe Diem enough for giving me such a great opportunity with the…
By Diana Ascarrunz
Hello everyone, this week on the program we explored Maori culture. We were welcomed by Tiaki our Maori guide for the week. For the first three nights,…
By David Chase
Dear family and friends of the 2018-Carpe-Diem-South-Pacific-Walkabout-group,
As you may or may not know this program assigns a role to every member each week; group leader, chef,…
By Duncan Nofsinger
This past week, we got to spend our time at homestays in the Fijian village of Nakuku, and it’s safe to say that it was everyone’s favorite…
A photo series of She Oak Ridge, where students learn about sustainability and animal rehabilitation.…
By Elsa Simonton
This week Walkabout spent a week at Sheoak Nature Reserve. Throughout the week, we helped out around the grounds. Some examples are building a trail…
What’s good peoples?! We’re out here at the Prema Shanti yoga and meditation retreat having a really good time. For the past five mornings, we have been waking…
Taking a break from orientation and taking in some views from the Blue Mountains.
Walking the dingos at the Dingo Den!
More views on our hike to a waterfall in
Hey family and friends!
After two amazing days in Sydney, the time had finally come for our six-day adventure in the Australian Outback. We arrived in Uluru after…
Our week started out on our last day at our hostel in Katoomba. Our time in Katoomba was spent doing orientation activities while also going on…
We are having the best time here in the amazing mountain town of Katoomba. We went and explored the Blue Mountains yesterday and they were so incredibly beautiful…
Carpe Diem’s South Pacific program is becoming a trip I will never forget. During the few days we have been in Australia there have been so many highlights.…
By Shelby, Emma, and Kobbe
Hi family and friends!
After two long days of travel, we’ve made it to Katoomba, Australia. So far, Katoomba has looked very similar to the…
By Kathleen, Max, and Boy Alex
Today is our third day in Australia, and it has been a blast so far. After many hours of travel, we made it…
Dear Friends and Family of the Walkabout Crew:
The group has landed safely in Sydney, and is now on the train to the Katoomba/Blue Mountain area. We’ll post a picture…