Travelling with friends in Melboure March 30th 2013 Thanks to Queensland Premier Newman's decision to shift the May Day long weekend to October, our travelling group gathered at Easter this year. In between wonderful meals and full-bodied coffees, we actually saw some sites! Fitzroy Gardens; Abbotsford Convent; Smith Street. Its all good.
Dinner last night at Chin Chin was memorable modern Asian, washed down of course with our favourite: Bee ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Victoria » Melbourne » City Centre 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
"The road less travelled - with a modern twist".
Whatever the initial motivation to visit, a friend's comment, a magazine article, a novel, we enjoy a mix of cultural, historical, agricultural and culinary experiences on the road. Out-of-the-way places are hard to find, but these four aspects continue to enthrall us. Upcoming adventure: Christmas in New York City, and a stop-over in San Francisco.
Where we've travelled so far...
More to come...... full info