There's no flies on you! Oh wait - yes there are - millons of them! October 16th 2011 Having seen the weather reports for the weekend at the beginning of the week (predicted 35 degrees on Sunday) we thought it might be the right time to see what Rottnest Island was all about. So we booked our ‘Mega Blast’ ferry tickets with Rottnest-Express and bike hire which came to the princely sum of $175. On Sunday morning we were up early, deliberating the merits of taking our own food an ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Western Australia » Rottnest 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
At the age of 27 we have embarked on an early life crisis and decided to leave our life of luxury and comfort in London and return to our homeland of Yorkshire. As part of the trip we have taken a slight detour to spend a year in Perth, WA and then amble back to Yorkshire through various parts of the Asia-Pacific region (which will be decided nearer the time that such decisions need to be made, i.e. the last minute!)
Nicola will be providing information about our extended stay in Perth and onward travels, including anything that may be considered useful or helpful.
Andy, on the other han... full info