Rum and coke, in a can! January 11th 2008 Heading down the East coast we opted to stop off at Bundaberg, not a normal stop for travellers but being turtle egg laying season we fancied taking a trip to see them. When we arrived it was peeing it down with rain so we decided to take a trip to the bundaberg rum distillery where we were able to take a tour of the factory. It was really interesting to take a walk around the processing plant to ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Queensland » Bundaberg 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
We have decided that we are ready for a break from academia/work and want to spend some quality time together seeing the world!
Our first stop is Bangkok in Thailand, where we spend a few days sorting out visas and visiting the delights that the city offers! We then move onto Cambodia, Vietnam, Laos and back into Thailand in the north, travelling into the south to Malaysia and Singapore. We'll fly to the island of Java and then onto Bali, where we fly out to Darwin, Australia at the start of December. A few weeks will be spent travelling down to Ayers Rock, where we then fly to Cairns and m... full info