Brisbane September 26th 2006 And so the travels begin!
Arrived in Oz after 5 plane meals, 3 hours sleep and a total of 28 hours of travelling, 6 of them next to an extremely smelly indian man who wouldn't believe I was anything other than a Philipino immigrant nurse (kept saying, "but what hospital do you work for? what hospital??") and the other 22 next to a grumpy woman trying to demand my aisle seat, who then sat groanin ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Queensland » Brisbane 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