Back to the Blue Mountains April 27th 2007 I'd had various plans to go away over the Easter break, four days off work seeming to be the perfect excuse to jump on a plane and escape the city, but somehow things happened, time eluded me and I never quite got round to booking a ticket. So Easter in Sydney it was! As it turned out most of my flatmates were around too and with none of us being overly enthralled about the idea of four days in to ... read more
Oceania » Australia » New South Wales » Blue Mountains 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
My story so far....
2005: Left the UK and headed to New Zealand, spending a great year working in Wellington and travelling the country - vineyards, trekking , kayaking and more.
2006:When my working holiday visa expired I booked a ticket to Singapore and had an amazing 6 months in Asia - Orangutans in the Borneo rainforests, Tibetan plateaus and the ancient temples of Bagan and Angkor.
2006/07: Out of money but not quite ready to return to the UK I moved to Australia for 9 months or so, living in Sydney, travelling the East Coast and realising my career was n... full info