Made it to Scotland October 28th 2011 We departed from Manchester early Friday morning. We had decided to walk up to the car hire depot we had booked from Australia, to avoid driving back through town. This would have been fine if we had a better map and Manchester decided to label their roads. We went off track and overshot the cross road by about a km. After stuffing in bags and children into a “7-seater” car we took off up the ... read more
Europe » United Kingdom » Scotland » The Highlands Great Britain, the dominant industrial and maritime power of the 19th century, played a leading role in developing parliamentary democracy and in advancing literature and science. At its zenith, the British Empire stretched over one-fourth of the ear... ... read more
Below is our initial naive profile, now I say we are 2 insane adults taking 5 whining kids across to the other side of the world. There names have been changed to Hamish the initiator/independent know it all, Jo blond moments, Zara FYI, Bella where is my entourage and Oliver what when how and why.......
We are a family of 7 escaping the island state of Tasmania to travel through UK, Italy, Spain and France for 3+ months over the winter. Kids range in age from 5 to 13 yrs. Hope to show them enough to inspire their own dreams of travel and adventure.... full info