Despacio, despacio .... a trip through several states of the USA - Pre-trip musings November 22nd 2012 T minus 2 days, decision made to blog the next trip. This trip is to the USA. 1 month starting in Chicago, then Michigan (Spring Lake), then Florida (Lake Louisa, Miami), then Mexico - Ixtapa Pacifica, Zihuatanejo (Club Med- I know, i know- it's not really Mexico - don't judge me!!!!), then finally San Francisco (to see number 2 son) before arriving home on Xmas Eve, phew.
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Oceania » Australia » Western Australia » Perth 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
56, in love with the world. Fell in love with Nepal. Then Iran. Now? ....
Where to next?
2016 Bibbulmun Track End to End 1050km in my home state. UPDATE 13/4/19- IT"S FINISHED!!!!!!!!!
2017- Well, that'd be the USA again then Mongolia.
Update- Mongolia is to be shelved for yet another year. Instead there is a wedding to attend in Edinburgh- but first, The West Highland Way to be walked.
2018 - Tajikistan is calling
Update- Tajikistan indeed did call, as did Kyrgyzstan. It was amazing - a 23 day 2500 km Fann Mountains/Pamir Highway Odyssey then amazing trekking in the Tien Shan.... full info