Tassie Trip Day 1-2 October 8th 2010 Tasmania. Tassie. Van Dieman's Land. The Holiday Isle. The Part of Australia Where Everyone is Supposedly Inbred. Tasmania is, at the very least, interesting. But I'd say 'amazing' is a better word. I don't normally take over 300 photos over a span of 5 days, so that right there says a lot about how beautiful it is. Or how much of a crazy tourist I am. Take your pick.
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Oceania » Australia » Tasmania 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
This is a tragically inadequate glimpse into my semester abroad in Australia. And don't worry; it isn't actually tragic. I'm a pretty upbeat person, and it's beyond me how anyone could not enjoy living in such an awesome place. Enjoy. :-)... full info