Category Archives: Travel
A day or two of exploration of the Jumpers and Jazz Festival in country Warwick.
Women Driving Pioneers It is an accomplishment to drive around Australia, which I did on my own in 2012/13. Later I learned that some great women had done so much earlier. I found in the Women’s Hall of Fame in … Continue reading
Prince Leonard of Hutt River Today I learned of the death of Prince Leonard of the Principality of Hutt River Province in Western Australia. I visited on my trip around Australia, in 2013. The story is quite remarkable, of how … Continue reading
I’m pleased to have one Shaoxing Hat from the city south of Shanghai, but I’ve found another one. I am sure I didn’t buy two. Where did the second one come from?
Travel Souvenirs I’ve just moved into a new unit north of Brisbane – much smaller than my previous accommodation. It gives me an opportunity to look at some of the many souvenirs I have from my travels. One small item had … Continue reading
A brief meeting over 12 months ago at Ross River Resort, and a chance meeting with another friend of mine in hospital – a rare co incidence. Continue reading
Travelling and House Sitting That’s what I do. I love Travelling and House Sitting. I have been house sitting for most of the year – mainly in the Moreton Bay Region of Queensland. This week I moved into a lovely … Continue reading
Do you like ceremony? Chinese Ceremony of any sort impresses me. They have many ceremonies in their culture. As some of my readers will know, I lived and taught in China way back in 2008 and 2010. I just so … Continue reading
The End of Autumn 2018. It’s the end of Autumn. Winter is coming. It’s days away. I love it that I live in Queensland. Cold weather does not impress me! I was born in Adelaide and spent the first 18 … Continue reading