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Oh, the Van…..

Preparing the Van I am still sorting out the van.  It’s hard because I have been house sitting and am due to do some more starting next weekend.  So, it is hard to prepare for life on the road. The … Continue reading

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Blue Toilets and Memories

At a local community function, there were two blue toilets on site – for those folk who needed to go.  I watched as children played in and out of one of the “cubicles” – clearly seeing the facility as a … 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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Review of the Year of 2016

The year of  2016 is almost at an end – and it has been a big year for me. This is a brief review of a busy year. Review of 2016 In 2015 I was lucky enough to be invited … Continue reading

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Rolling Solo in Australia

A friend told me about Rolling Solo in Australia – a group of women who travel Australia – and I joined.  I wish I had known about this amazing friendship group when I travelled.  They sound so much fun! Travelling … Continue reading

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Motor Home Dream

A few years ago when I was planning my long solo drive around Australia I explored the idea of purchasing a motor home.  I did of course find my “ideal”  vehicle, but it was very expensive and I had never … Continue reading

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Catching Up

When I left on my adventure nearly five weeks ago, I had quite a few things that I had not managed to complete.  I did catch up with some in the first few days, but lack of time and internet … Continue reading

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Happy August – Planning My Next Adventure

August!!  Already??!!  How the year is flying past quickly.  Too quickly.  August will be very busy for me – which I will explain later in this post.  When I look back on July, I do know that I achieved a … Continue reading

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Ooops. No Posts.

OK, I have been told.  Again and again actually.  I try to do too much and then don’t manage to do all on my massive To Do List. My last post was about my first day in China, in December … Continue reading

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A Bit of Lone Exploring

Only a few days ago, when speaking with an old friend who has done almost travelling alone and is about to journey from Australia to the United States solo, we were talking about the challenges of being in a strange … Continue reading

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