Bell dancing midgets and Christmas in July May 24th 2007 Sorry it’s been a while since I have added to my blog, have been trying to keep my head down and trying to save money for my upcoming travels. “Trying” being operative word there. I have been working in a new job since the middle of March, for a company called Premiere Global Services, as a sales coordinator. Sounds impressive eh! Its ok (for an office job) people are nice and we all got gi ... read more
Oceania » Australia » New South Wales » Sydney » Bondi Beach 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
"There is some perverse natural law which makes adversity lead to inspiration. I often wonder why I can't sit in a Paris cafe or a nice Caribbean hotel and feel the travel writing muse. Somehow the lack of running water, the fear of disease and the misery of a straw mat brings us closer to the brink and hence let us feel we are alive."
- Mary Morris "I should of stayed home: The Worst Trips of Great Writers"... full info