Perth - A great cityscape October 4th 2011 What an enjoyable city to visit! Not only is the co-ordinated transport system clean and very convenient, but the people are friendly, always helpful to visitors, and enjoy a bright city scape that combines new and old styles. Seems that for a while the heritage may have been overlooked, but now the mix and blend is well rrgarded.
The photos below show aspects of this modern city that encourage v ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Western Australia » Perth 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
Marg and Rob purchased a Horizon Wattle (Mercedes Sprinter) motorhome built by Ballina Campers and are planning to circumnavigate Australia over the next couple of years.
In 2011, we travelled from Brisbane to Perth return accross the Nullarbor both ways, and in 2012 we travelled various places on the Easr Coast of Australia. The highlight of the year was our October November trip to Port Douglas which included the total eclipse of the sun.
Just a couple of days to go, and we will head off from Brisbane on a clockwise journey around the continent. Along the way we will share birthdays with ... full info