Going Driveabout January 25th 2012 T – The world famous Whitsunday’s would have to wait for another visit sometime way off in the future as the grey and black clouds gathered and broke over Airlie Beach and stayed there for two days with no signs of packing up or moving on. Our wallets were significantly lighter after our big tour of Fraser Island and so it seemed that nature and fiscal reality was telling us yachting th ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Victoria » Philip 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
256 days later... …And we’re back. We sold everything (almost) and backpacked our way around: Thailand, Laos, Vietnam, Cambodia, Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, Australia, Fiji, New Zealand, Chile, Bolivia and Peru! A road well-travelled - an enjoyable road. This was a blog written for our friends and family, but everyone’s welcome to read along! We hope you enjoy it.
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