Check Out The View.

April 1992 Denham & Monkey Mia, Western Australia Arrived late here in Denham. Were then stuck and could not get to Monkey Mia. Fortunately an Australian girl asked whether we would like to join with her and hire a car. She drove us to Monkey Mia where we met the dolphins. Actually we  were lucky …

Kakadu

April 1992 From there after lunch we travelled to the Yellow Waters for our cruise. Source:J.Vagabond https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCCrwbx0jsWwWe85fn4uxHIA This was the highlight of our day. I could not believe the peace and tranquility. The birdlife was stunning. Many varieties of egrets and cormorants, two or more white-tailed sea eagles. Many smaller colourful birds darted back and …

No Such Thing As A Free Lunch/Supper

February 1992 In Cairns we were lured into a bar by a leaflet which had promised a one dollar meal. (We were pretty broke  and hungry at the time.) My friend and I had headed off to the bar for tea, as it was only $1.00. At first it was all locked up. We bought …

Diving at the Reef

The Great Barrier Reef February 1992 I confess I had had a bit of a crush on my diving instructor, so I have edited  most of those bits out. We travelled 3 or 4 hours by boat to reach Michaelmas Cay. I had time to have a little snorkle. Little jellyfish stung me slightly, so …

No Worries-Tip for Travellers to Australia

你好 (knee-how)  I hope that I just said Hello in Mandarin. 謝謝 (sounds something like shear shear)That is meant to say Thank You in Mandarin according to Google Translate. I knew Hello (nĭ hăo)  (how to say it not how to write it) and that was about all I knew but I said it a lot in China and …