Island Gun Laws

Island Gun Laws 717 478 Greg Ellifritz

Some very interesting reading about the history of gun control efforts in Australia, New Zealand, and the UK.

Island Gun Laws: The History of Gun Control and Crime in Australia, New Zealand, and the UK


English? 738 492 Greg Ellifritz

On my very first solo international trip, I ended up camping with a large group of Australians in Peru.  I quickly learned that thongs and jumpers were things that men could carry in their luggage.


If you are heading to the UK or Australia, understand that a lot of words you know in English may not mean the same things in another country.  The article below provides an entertaining introduction to some of these critical language differences.


30 Slang Translations Americans Need Before Visiting UK, And Vice Versa