shortest blog ever - enjoy it while you can September 2nd 2007 Just a real real quickie this time - I'm not doing a blog this month because I'm writing a book instead (yes really!); and at the moment I'm writing a lot and haven't got enough time for both, I'm afraid; I'll try and get a blog together by the end of Sept or early Oct, maybe just before I leave Australia this time round. In the meantime, I've uploaded just a few pictures anyway and done a map. ... read more
Oceania » Australia » New South Wales » Byron Bay Aboriginal settlers arrived on the continent from Southeast Asia about 40,000 years before the first Europeans began exploration in the 17th century. No formal territorial claims were made until 1770, when Capt. James COOK took possession in the name... ... read more
I'm originally from London, England, and left everything to go travelling in October 2006, with just a one way ticket taking me to India, Singapore, Bangkok and Sydney. The rest was up to me and left largely unplanned, purposely - I wanted my travelling to take me rather than me controlling it. I had no idea how long I was going to be away for, or when, or if, I'd be back.
In the end I travelled for 15 months, spending the first 6 months travelling all around India, a long-time dream of mine, then on to Singapore, Hong Kong, Japan, Thailand, Laos, Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand again, Austra... full info