Day 13: Bosra, Syria October 3rd 2008 A refreshingly late start to the morning is always a pleasant experience. For the first time in weeks I didn't have to get up at the crack of dawn. Also we got a treat for breakfast this morning - instead of our usual meal of cereal and coffee, we finally got some scrambled eggs. It would have been fabulous if we were able to get some bread with it - but scrambled eggs with left over cold tomat ... read more
Middle East » Syria » South » Bosra Following the breakup of the Ottoman Empire during World War I, Syria was administered by the French until independence in 1946. In the 1967 Arab-Israeli War, Syria lost the Golan Heights to Israel. Syrian troops - stationed in Lebanon since 1976 in ... ... read more
“Though no one can go back and make a brand new start, anyone can start from now and make a brand new ending” - Carl Bard
2008 has been a year of personal discovery and has given me the chance to re-write my story.
Thus my story begins!!...To set the scene I am in my mid 30’s and come from Sydney, Australia. I am embarking on a year long career break to explore the world and see how much mischief I can get up to. I have since sold the house and all my worldly possessions; converted my frequent flyer miles to a RTW ticket and packed my bags
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