Murray River Houseboat - a cruise in comfort December 16th 2010 We had chartered bareboat sailboats before, but this was our first experience with a houseboat. It was a beauty. Twenty metres long and eight metres wide. And for only two couples. My wife and I, and her brother and wife. Mostly we cruised the South Australian section of the Murray near the Victoria and New South Wales borders.
First we had to get there. We decided to drive. We all lived in sou ... read more
Oceania » Australia » South Australia » Renmark 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
Eileen and I are middle aged tourists who like holiday swapping our beach apartment on Queensland, Australia's, Sunshine Coast for time in someone else's holiday accommodation, whether it be a B&B, a fishing shack by a lake, a canal barge in Europe, a lodge in an African game park, a yacht (I have off-shore Yachtmaster.), or a cabin in a vineyard. We have all of these listed on our website http://www.sosimpleholidayswaps.com by various people all around the world. We have recently started promoting people to join who conduct tours, whether by push-bike, camel, bus, or on foot.
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