The First Week April 9th 2012 Hard to believe I have been gone for a week - although 3 of those days, due to the strangeness of the international dateline were 'in transit'
Susan and I did a whirlwind tour of Perth after she collected me at the airport, buying prescription snorkel masks, phone chargers, 3 G to wifi things... I have never spent so much time trying to figure what technological devices to take with me. ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Western Australia 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