UK to Australia by Train-Part 1

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 almost routine, Source: Wikipedia […]

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 […]