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Destination Canada : Niagara Falls In The Winter : Video

Destination Canada : Niagara Falls In The Winter : Video

By | November 30, 2013 at 4:39 am | 9 comments

Ok, so I don't need to go on and on about why Niagara Falls is a great destination right? Everyone has heard about the legendary Niagara Falls. Maybe you know someone who has gotten married or honeymooned there? But perhaps you haven't heard much about visiting Niagara in the...

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A Day In The Life Video

A Day In The Life Video

By | July 18, 2013 at 6:11 am | One comment

At the beginning of the year I participated in the Gap Daemon Travelling Intern Program. This program is a great way for travellers who want to learn about blogging and social marketing, and also make some extra spending money at the same time. During my time at Gap Daemon I...

Posted in: Blogging, Jade, Videos

How To: Hike the Glass House Mountains

How To: Hike the Glass House Mountains

By | March 14, 2012 at 6:04 am | 11 comments

By James Cook Glass House Mountains.... What are they? (stay tuned to the end of the post for a video!) The Glass House Mountains are not mountains in the traditional sense. Millions of years ago the whole area used to be covered with volcanos. Over time the lava in the...

Posted in: Australia, Hiking, James, Videos

OurOyster Live On RVNN TV!

OurOyster Live On RVNN TV!

By | March 10, 2012 at 7:14 am | 16 comments

By Jade Johnston OurOyster Is Live On RVNN TV There is nothing I find more terrifying than public speaking. Which is why I was both thrilled, and very very nervous, when I received an email from RVNN TV asking me to appear on their broadcast. But as a good friend of mine often...

Posted in: Australia, Great Australian Overland Adventure, Interview, Jade, Videos

Interview Series – Going On Strike In New Zealand

Interview Series – Going On Strike In New Zealand

By | October 18, 2011 at 1:08 pm | One comment

Due to hosting issues, the comments for this article were lost. We apologize to anyone whose comment was lost, and we thank everyone who has taken the time to leave a comment. Last week we posted part 1 of a two part video series. In part 1, our friend Bryan told us of his...

Posted in: Advice, Interview, Jade, James, New Zealand, Videos

Interview Series – Agriculture Work In New Zealand

Interview Series – Agriculture Work In New Zealand

By | October 11, 2011 at 1:05 pm | One comment

Due to hosting issues, the comments for this article were lost. We apologize to anyone whose comment was lost, and we thank everyone who has taken the time to leave a comment. By Jade Johnston and James Cook The agriculture business is big in New Zealand. Every years...

Posted in: Advice, Interview, Jade, James, New Zealand, Videos

Interview Series : Joe Travels NZ

Interview Series : Joe Travels NZ

By | July 1, 2011 at 10:10 pm | 8 comments

By Jade Johnston Recently at OurOyster, we thought that it might be nice to conduct interviews with some of the many interesting people we have met on our travels. Being novice interviewers however, we decided to test the concept out on our friend Joe Sherry. Joe was extremely...

Posted in: Interview, New Zealand, Videos

Baldwin Street – The World’s Steepest

Baldwin Street – The World’s Steepest

By | April 30, 2011 at 8:41 am | 12 comments

By Jade Johnston "The Kiwi's are always quick to brag about how they have the biggest, oldest, tallest, and best of things - but do you notice how these statements are always followed by - 'in Australasia', or 'in the southern hemisphere?', they never have any statistics...

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