DownUnderAgain June 5th 2011 Here we are … Sydney gave us a cold and wet reception last night. Was it only last night? What with running Comrades last week and today's Jetlag, we have lived a 100 years in the last 96 hours. Welcoming smiles and hugs from Lourens soon made us realise we were back at our home from home.
We left Fusion in the driver seat (see pic) at home. While we are away she gets to realise her l ... read more
Oceania » Australia » New South Wales » Sydney 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
Every 15 months or so we hit the global trail. We take photos, meticulously keep notes of which number is which photo, and note what we were doing at the time; forgetting of course about time lines and getting us and the camera hopelessly muddled on the dates when we return to civilisation. We zealously collect brochures and little scraps of momento's for the all time scrap album.
Alas the photos get stuck into their little meaningless date folders and we have our little arguments when we go through the photos about what happened where and when to the utter boredom of our loved ones; who ... full info