Australia.....hot December 13th 2005 Australia always seemed so far away, so far down the line, that to actually arrive here is quite a suprise. Since I have not yet left the city, it still doesn't entirely seem like i am really in Australia. I haven't seen any bush or outback, and have so far had no encounters with creatures likely to kill me. So far.
I have been here getting on for two weeks now, staying in a suburb of Melbourne c ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Victoria » Melbourne » St Kilda 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
Now an experienced and hardened man of the road, I have returned home to rest my feet, which are already getting itchy once more. It may be a while before I can head off once more, but until then, I hope you enjoy reading about my past travels.... full info