Will Our Plane get off the Ground? July 16th 1993 Scott was eighteen months old when we finally summoned up the courage to attempt a full blown overseas holiday with a toddler in tow. I'm not quite sure why we were so scared. We'd carted him off to the wilds of Borneo when he was only four months old after I'd been enlisted to work in the thriving Sarawakian capital of Kuching for a few weeks the previous year. We survived that. Well sort of. It ... read more
Oceania » Cook Islands » Aitutaki Named after Captain COOK, who sighted them in 1770, the islands became a British protectorate in 1888. By 1900, administrative control was transferred to New Zealand; in 1965 residents chose self-government in free association with New Zealand. The e... ... read more
Former TravelPod Member: the.sheehan
Joined: June 22nd, 2015
We live in Melbourne, Australia, with our three offspring Scott, Emma and Troy, Coco the dog, and cats Sidney and Chilli. As at 2015 our offspring have all left school and should, in theory at least, be capable of fending for themselves, so as long as they don't kill each other or burn the house down, we can now happily trip off into the sunset.
Issy was born in Malta. She came to Australia with her family when she was four, and as at early 2015 she's never been back.
I was born in London to Australian parents who met ... full info