An Orange Winter September 6th 2010 One of the most common comments I got while I was in Orange, NSW was "Oh, you're Canadian, you must be loving this weather!!"
I don't mind the cold. Okay, that's a lie. I totally mind it. My Canadian blood has been spoiled with Canadian double-paned glass, central heating and proper winter clothing. I was not prepared for a winter in Orange, NSW.
Go ahead, make fun of the Canuk who can't ... read more
Oceania » Australia » New South Wales » Orange 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
Current location: the Illawarra coast of NSW
After finishing a degree and a diploma, I still had no idea what I wanted to be when I grew up. All I knew was that I wanted to crumple up the "before-30 checklist" that one is expected to complete. So I extended my travels and ran away to the land down under...Early along in the post-university travels, I met my hammock buddy, and we are now married and dreaming of the next destination!
I moved to inland country NSW, Australia, got a "real" job, and couldn't wait to get away again. I finally left that job, went travel... full info