On The Clock

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Fri. 10th May 2019 As ever, I have a long list of places to see today and again, that’s before Dave adds his list. I am sure that something will have to give way if we are to make it …

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High In The Tree Tops

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Thurs. 9th May 2019 Augusta Escape, our apartment for the night, is not 5* luxury – indeed the synthetic leather & general design and construction of the sofa in the living room along with the overall appearance of the apartment …

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More Caves

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Wed. 8th May 2019 When Dave researched this section of our trip he included one cave and that was Ngilgi cave (see 6th May) but he did not find reference to any other caves of note to visit. We had …

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That’s Our Five A Day

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Tues. 7th May 2019 While on our RTW trip, we had many good days but one of our most successful was cycling around the Marlborough wine region in New Zealand. Given that there are similarities between Marlborough and Margaret River …

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Caves and Other Caves

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Mon. 6th May 2019 This morning we are visiting an underground cave and this afternoon is the wine caves. We start the day visiting Ngilgi (first g is silent) Cave and our first lesson is that there are other caves …

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Because It’s There

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Sun 5th May 2019 Having hired a car when we arrived at Perth airport 3 days ago, it really is time that we used it. Today, we start on our Southern loop as we explore the south-west corner of Australia. …

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All About Ships

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Sat. 4th May 2019 As ever, we are not doing things in the easy way. We have three possible days to visit Rottnest Island. Yesterday after arriving in Perth late the previous evening and rush back to meet Tammy for …

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The Friendliest People

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Fri. 3rd May 2019 The first clue was at the car hire hut last night where the receptionist went out of her way to be friendly and helpful to two somewhat tired and dishevelled travellers. This morning we decided that …

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Wait Awhile State

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Thur. 2nd May 2019 After our long day yesterday we are glad not to be flying until 1:30pm so have a slow start. We do want to get a walk and some fresh air in this morning, as much of …

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We Got Lucky Again

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Wed. 1st May 2019 As the purpose of this trip is essentially to remove Australia from our (ever growing) ‘must travel to’ list, Uluru had to be on our list of places to see. Alice Springs is the closest jumping …

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