There Are No Kangaroos in Austria September 29th 2011 You know, we didn't hear one iota of yodeling on the whole trip - my Vienna open shower singing not withstanding. To me the idea of yodeling evokes imagery of mountains, beautiful scenery, the sort of peaceful isolation that goes along with it, as well as men in suspenders and women in frocks. And maybe a mountain goat or two. The further West we drove across Austria, the closer to this imager ... read more
Europe » Austria » Salzburg » Salzburg Once the center of power for the large Austro-Hungarian Empire, Austria was reduced to a small republic after its defeat in World War I. Following annexation by Nazi Germany in 1938 and subsequent occupation by the victorious Allies in 1945, Austria'... ... read more
G'day! I'm Clayton, and I'm a South African born New Zealander living in London. Since this is mildly headache-inducing and I don't really belong anywhere, I prefer to consider myself a "Citizen of the World".
Thanks to my entrepreneurial globe-trotting parents, I've travelled for as long as I can remember - starting with Hong Kong at age 5. I also lived on a boat with my family during my teenage years, where we navigated our way from SA to NZ and everywhere in-between.
I don't believe there will ever be a cure for my subsequent travel bug.... full info