a home coming ... of sorts .... March 18th 2010 As I walked towards the check-in counter at Tokyo airport I saw a whole line of faces like mine - Western. I couldn’t help it, the tears welled up and I ran back to the phones and cried to my friend ‘I’m not ready to leave Asia’. Asia - where being different had inspired the most incredible kindnesses I’d ever experienced, where it was cultural, unusual, cheap and of course such an inc ... read more
Oceania » Australia 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
After 10yrs of working for cops in Manchester, England it's time for a little soul food and to remember that there's a great big beautiful world beyond these borders.
Like most people, some of the trip is light hearted and some to see the richness, culture, history - and favourite for me, the natural beauty of the world. If you have any comments on how I can improve my blog please feel free (deleting it is not an option!!) although I have felt that some of my entries have been a little too long to be enjoyable so will now blog a bit more often with a little le... full info