The Nullarbor is Not a Bore September 19th 2019 Is travelling about the destination, or the journey? It depends, doesnâ€™t it? On this trip, the journey has been every bit as important to me as the destination. And the one section of the journey that stood above the rest was crossing the Nullarbor.
I always thought the word Nullarbor was an indigenous name for some reason, but only in the last year did I discover that it comes from the Latin â ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Western Australia » Nullarbor Plain 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
I am from Sydney, Australia. Despite working in IT, my main interest when travelling is history - particularly military history. As such, I tend to visit a lot of castles.
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