Country-hopping: Switzerland, Ireland, China and Australia!

Country-hopping: Switzerland, Ireland, China and Australia!

I also had several funny incidents trying to understand Australian slang when my boyfriend and I started dating. The morning after the first time he stayed over at mine he asked "Where are my thongs?" For a half Brit like me I thought he was asking where his G-string was and I was panicking and thought how drunk I was last night as I would not have noticed that..... for the Australian, he was wondering where his Flip-Flop was!

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G'day! Wales to Australia!

G'day! Wales to Australia!

It's funny to say that the language is different in Australia compared to the UK, but it kind of is. Australians have this amazing way of shortening everything, that even to this day makes me laugh. Afternoon is arvo, avocado is avo, a smoke break is smoko.

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