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The beach at Wineglass Bay  
   

The beach at Wineglass Bay

I tried to get a shot with the dolphins (porpoises?) but just couldn't do it. This one is still pretty.
Down in Tasmania

June 8th 2006
Despite its name and being so far south, Tasmania is not the exotic place many believe it to be. The mainland Aussies actually regard it the way many Americans regard West Virginia. Basically the towns and cities (very small cities) look like the towns and cities in Ireland. The pastures with sheep look like Ireland too. The mountains, trees, lakes, etc are bigger though, more like the landsca ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Tasmania » Freycinet

Australian Flag 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
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