“Singing the Blues” October 3rd 2010
Well again, was whizzing along, down the phosphate on Monday morning in the darkness of the early morning wondering just where the weekend had gone.
As the day broke the weather looked pretty black in the direction I was going, but as I turned right towards North West Point, at the road junction, I looked towards the heavens and in the distance was a big patch of blue.
I thought ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Christmas Island 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