Zipping over the Bungles July 18th 2006 I didn't get to bed until 2AM so rising at 5AM was maybe not the ideal preparation for a short, intense 2 day trip to the Bungle Bungles. The company I went with was Australian Adventure Travel, as they were the only people offering such a short trip - I really didn't have time for anything longer. It was actually just a subsection of a longer tour going all the way from Broome to Darwin, so the ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Western Australia » Bungle Bungles 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.
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