Category Archives: Travel

My First Attempt at Camping in Myrtle

My first camping venture out in the Toyota Coaster, known as Myrtle the Tyrtle, was not a success. It was Wednesday April 6th, 2017 Setting of on a Camping Expedition I left Beachmere around 9 am to meet with other … Continue reading

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An Inspiring Woman – Michelle Lang

An Inspiring Woman I hope to meet In August I expect to meet quite an amazing inspiring woman.  I know little about her.  I do know that she is doing some amazing things.  Around December 2015, she started a group … Continue reading

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Trying to Downsize

I have to downsize. Here I live in a 3 bedroom unit.  I would have, could have moved into a two bedroom unit – if there was one when I came here 4 years ago.  I had visions that my … Continue reading

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Now the Car Boot Sale

April’s Car Boot Sale Each month there is a Car Boot Sale in town.  The idea is that you can drive in with your car boot full of things you want to sell.   As I am downsizing, it seems … Continue reading

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Preparing to Travel – Happy April Fools Day!

Happy April Fool’s Day A Pinch and a Punch for the first day of the month.  And it is April Fool’s Day.  A day for playing pranks or practical jokes.  Usually in the form of information that one might tell … Continue reading

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Remembering Alice Springs – My Previous Visits

In August I will be in Alice Springs for a great adventure with the ladies from Rolling Solo – a group of solo women travellers.  I have been reflecting on my previous visits. Alice Springs – First Visit, 1980’s I … Continue reading

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My Huge Learning Curve.

It is a biggy!  I am way out of my depth even now.  My “new” coaster has been out the front of my unit since Sunday.  I am working through it – removing items that I don’t want, cleaning, and … Continue reading

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My New Home – The Toyota Coaster

Yesterday Myrtle, the Toyota Coaster arrived.  I was a bit freaked out.  Have I done the right thing?  I have had moments of freaking out about it all.  I know I had to move from my Beachmere unit – the … Continue reading

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Should I take The Book Australian Places?

Do I take the big book, Australian Places? As I pack and plan for my life in Murtle, and my tour to Alice Springs, I am going through many items in my not too small collection. One is the Reader’s … Continue reading

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My Bus is Coming

My Coaster arrives on Sunday.  I am looking forward to it, but have a lot of work to do.  I think I will call it “My Bus”. In a way, it is getting very exciting, but I look around and … Continue reading

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