C'est la vie to the East Coast and g'day to Perth!! April 22nd 2011 We’d finally reached the final leg of the east-coast road trip! Paul was quite keen to see the ‘official’ capital of Aus – Canberra so we swung by there for an afternoon. The drive there was kind of strange as it took us though endless areas of nothing as far as the eye could see! To be honest we could see why a lot of Aussies don’t give the city the best write up, you could tell it had ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Victoria » Melbourne » City Centre » 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
With the taste of visiting India still fresh in our minds and knowing that the rest of the world was out there to be explored – we decided to quit the 9-5 routine and buy a ‘round the world ticket’ since time doesn’t stand still for anyone!!
We’re writing this blog so our family and friends back home can be kept updated with our adventures!
We plan to travel South East Asia for 3 and a half months (hopefully covering Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam, Laos, Malaysia and Singapore), then onto Australia for almost 6 months, New Zealand for 2 months and finally America for 6 weeks!!... full info