Comfortably Kununurra July 16th 2006 Elena got off at Halls Creek at about 5AM, and it was sad seeing the little group of west coast companions finally breaking up. Having said that, I'm pretty sure all our paths will cross in the future, in cyberspace if not the real world.
We finally arrived at Kununurra after 13.5 hours on the bus. Ian had been sitting near the driver, who had said that the coach was a McCafferty's one rather ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Western Australia » Kununurra 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
I quit the rat race in 2005, after working as an IT project manager for over a decade. I then travelled around the world for 4 years, a period of my life which is covered by this blog. After finishing my trip, I wrote a book about my dissatisfaction with my career, my reasons for quitting my job, life as a first-time thirtysomething backpacker, and finally the lessons learned from being exposed to experiences and people that I would never have encountered if I'd stayed in my office. The book is called "Out Of Office Male" and is available at all the usual eBook outlets.
I took a ... full info