Frustration about having just missed completing my farm days by Christmas soon left me as I waved goodbye to Red Cliffs and headed for Melbourne. This wasn’t where I was spending Christmas, but now I wasn’t working that week, I had time to pop in for a few days before moving on. I spent 3 … More Australia: Christmas Down Under
Aloha! Having had a wonderful whistle stop tour of home, catching up with friends and family and attending a beautiful wedding, it was time to sling my backpack over my shoulder once more. This time, I was heading west – just for a short trip, but one I’ve been looking forward to for months: Hawaii. … More Hawaii: Oahu
It’s now been almost 4 months since I arrived in the weird and wonderful city of Melbourne. Although I’m still not sure if an inhabitant of the city is called a Melbournian or a Melbournite (help, anyone?), it’s just about starting to feel like home. So naturally, I’m about to leave. I’m off to Mildura … More Melbourne: a Newbie’s Guide
It’s been a little while since I last posted an update, but never fear fan(s), I am alive and well. This one’s a fairly long post to fill you in after radio silence – so maybe grab a drink before you read on… After my motorbike adventure round Malaysia with Liam and Owen, it was … More My next chapter: Australia!
After sleeping like a log post-rapids experience in Taman Negara, we were up fairly early to eat brekkie, pack up Goldy and Doris (the bikes, of course) and head to the next destination on our Malaysian motorbike adventure. Owen and Liam met an older Aussie guy in Indonesia who lives in Malaysia, so we were … More Malaysia: Perhentian Islands