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Oceania » Australia » Tasmania » King Island April 4th 2008

King Island. As poet Robert Frost said, we have found a “road less travelled” again for a wonderful vacation. A short aeroplane flight on a small Piper Chieftain, one hour from Melbourne, took us three hundred kilometres south to King Island, Tasmania. King Island is a beautiful parallel universe a short distance from Australia’s second biggest city that might as well be a million miles away in time and space. We spent a restful six days there: meeting the locals; driving; bushwalking and sampling the wonderful local produce. There was plenty to do and no hustle and bustle. Where can you go these days where you don't have to lock your car and house. NO CRIME! The locals even leave their keys in the ignition of their cars. The whole of King Island has only two ... read more
Leaving Melbourne for our adventure.
Over Bass Strait
King Island

Oceania » Australia » Tasmania » King Island November 10th 2005

ON MY WAY TO KING ISLAND & THEN ON TO MELBOURNE. AFTER A NIGHT IN MELBOURNE ON TO SOUTH AUSTRALIA & MEETING UP WITH MY FRIENDS.... read more
KING ISLAND FROM THE AIR
KING ISLAND ROCKY CLIFF




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