Dou'bloons February 28th 2010 DAY 478 & 479
No we are not talking about Spanish money from days gone by but as we were up and about early this morning we had the luck to see two balloons over Lake Burley Griffin, in fact it is worth mention that the Canberra Balloon festival is coming up starting next weekend and I believe running through to the following weekend. We are hopefully going to get up early on the final Saturd ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Australian Capital Territory » Canberra 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
Back in the November of 2008, we embarked on an adventure that would take us out of everything that we were so familiar with, a comfortable life in the UK, friends, family and the English countryside. Some call it brave, others thought that we would be back, but above all, most people helped us embrace the challenge that lay ahead of us.
Weary of corporate life, we emigrated to Australia, with the notion of buying a 4 wheel drive and camper trailer and a 12 month trip to explore our adopted country, Not an easy thing to do as we had to start from scratch, simple things like knife, fork, s... full info