Category Archives: travel

Culture shock

Work trip to Manila… Arrived after a very long flight, connection in Singapore – and I have to say that Changi airport is damn impressive!  Koi pond, with foot long koi, inside the terminal!  Two of them!! :D Anyway – … Continue reading

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Sorry for the delay, Mum – I’m alive, honest!!

I had a good reason – i’ve been poorly… Anyway – what a truly fantastic weekend!  And a hell of a first date to top! :D Friday night involved a slight amount of franticness – rushing home from work to … Continue reading

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day at the Museum / day at the seaside

My friend C moved to Saudi Arabia and now works fro King Abdulla University of Science and Technology outside Jeddah.  she loves it.  has spent the last 3 years there learning how to scuba dive, then taking her Dive Master, … Continue reading

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One of the best. ads. ever.

Thanks to Nell for this one.  :) 

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Photos up!

As promised, photos from aussie up on Flickr… I’ll add more if/when I get then from relatives (Jen??) xx

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post 300: the weary traveller returns

This is it – post number 300 on this wee blog.  300 posts in 18 months.  Nowhere near one a day, which is probably good as you’d all get terribly bored with my life’s minutiae, but a pretty consistent rate.  … Continue reading

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where she drowns some worms (not really) and preps for departure

Tuesday we went to Batemans Bay.  Dad plays lawn bowls, and he had to go do an umpires test at Malua Bay, so Jan & I dropped him off then headed on to Batemans for our errands and some window … Continue reading

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