So on Thurday morning we left Alice Springs and flew to Melbourne. Here we stayed in St Kilda again and had fun wandering up & down the sea front, walking on the beach & strolling dowm the pier arm in arm. We also found a Little Penguin in the rocks at he end of the pier. Friday afternoon we St Kilda & headed for the airport. After grabbing a quick supper we hopped onto our plane & left sunny Australia headed towards cold England. The plane stopped at Singapore but we didn't bother getting off as we'd have to take everything off then back on. I mostly slept on the Singapore-Dubai leg using Mark as a pillow! Luckily we had two seats to ourselves so we had a bit more room to stretch out a little. We again watched several films (including The Rescuers & Up) and managed to sucessfully synchronise the starts so we could even watch them together.
On arriving back in good cold Blighty we collected our bags (with a little hassel) and met up with my mum who had brought us extra warm clothes! We then had a lovely evening & morning with her before returning
I'm just an ecologist,, SFF fan and rainbow loving gal who wishes she had more time & money for travelling!
Born & bred in the UK I grew up with summer holidays to remote corners of this isle and my memories of these trips involve scrambling up mountains in the rain! Great times! I am fascinated by the natural world around us, by all the amazing creatures that share it with us & the ways they & their habitats fit together.
Having finished my PhD in Ecology in 2010 I set off to see Australia & New Zealand for several months to escape! This blog began then, I've missed several UK based h... full info