Queensland 3 - 21 June to 2 July 2011 July 23rd 2011 We have had the most wonderful time in Northern Queensland but our everlasting memory will be when we were in the Atherton Tableland, sat around a campfire with wood we had collected ourselves from the surrounding bush, when we were joined by the cute Rock Wallabies. They sat around the camp fire with us and their little faces shining in the firelight was just incredible......We were hoping the c ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Queensland » Great Barrier Reef 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
We left the UK in 2010 after retiring to travel ‘around the world’ for a year! Well we are still living 'out of suitcases' and having wonderful experiences in an ‘ever expanding’ number of countries - the world seems to keep on growing...... We have now written over 100 blogs, starting them initially as a way of storing our memories in an ‘out of body hard drive’, so that we do not forget any of our visits and experiences as we grow ever older….…We are just about to head off to USA, Canada for 6 months and we hope that you continue to enjoy reading our blogs.
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