A Splendid Isolation August 22nd 2011 Appearing as an emerald speck on the vast sapphire waters between Australia and New Zealand, Norfolk Island is largely unknown to the outside world. Originally visited by Polynesians as early as 1150, the Island’s most famous inhabitants are the Pitcairners (descendants of the Bounty mutineers from their 1789 escapade) who relocated here in 1856. Nowadays Norfolk Island is said to be a travel ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Norfolk Island 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
Passionate about travelling and discovering the world, especially destinations that many consider to be dangerous. With redundancy payout in hand and with no itinerary and no destination - I wonder where the road will lead.
Current Location: Crossing the Atlantic
In collaboration with the The World Explorers Bureau I'm delivering three presentations aboard a Celebrity Cruises Transatlantic Voyage... full info