Our First Visitors!! July 22nd 2009
Our 3 weeks with Clive and Vanessa here has flown by but we managed to pack loads into the time! They left yesterday morning and homesickness hit us like a tonne of bricks. I think it was just that they were going “home” and will be just up the road from all the people we are missing so much, today we are feeling much better again!
So the guys arrived on the Wednesday, I had just finish ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Northern Territory 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
Hi! This is me and my wife, Claire. We're just(May 2006)in the process of renting out our house in Bedford UK, and setting off travelling for a bit. Yesterday we jacked both our jobs in (Claire's a Nurse, I'm a Train Driver)and hope to be away by the end of June. There's gotta be more to life than working, and we hope to be away off and on for maybe 4-5 years.
The only concrete plan we have is that we have a flat booked in Goa for 6 months from the 1st November. We'll probably spend a few weeks in Ghana first, at a leprosy rehabilitation centre that her mum's friend runs. As soon as we le... full info