Grass Roots – Where Change (and Travel Adventures) Actually Happen

Every time we reach out from our blogging platform, we are changing the world. People from overseas are no longer numbers to we bloggers. We recognise their humanity, as we talk to each other daily. Thank you all so much for sharing a little of your lives. Two major events which helped shape Australia were …

Journey on the Trans-Siberian Part Two

Mentally I divided my trip on the train into two parts. The first part of our trip was particularly challenging, as we sought to become adjusted to our new environment. Home to Lake Baikal by train – My Trans Siberian Journey – Part One Lake Baikal From Lake Baikal on, we were no longer the …

UK to Australia by Train-Part 1

Breakaway -Gallagher & Lyle July/August 1996 Yes I travelled from my parent’s home in the UK to Australia by train( Well mostly). We had flown the final stretch between Hong Kong and Australia. It was 1996, not too long after the Iron Curtain had fallen and travelling freely between Eastern and Western Europe had become …