Tag Archives: Philippines

From Australia to Austria – the journey begins.


When do your holidays actually begin?  Well, I say probably months in advance as you begin researching and anticipating, which is exactly what I have been doing! The excitement of anticipation is part of, and almost as enjoyable AS the … Continue reading

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Strange rides.


You’re not supposed to do this when you’ve traveled thousands of miles to a different country on holidays but today I spent the whole entire day by myself ON THE COUCH. This damn cold has left me feeling like crap … Continue reading

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Worlds out of balance.


I’ve woken up early this morning. Before 5 am early – what an ungodly hour. My throat has that telltale scratchy feel. Damn, I’m getting sick. Just as well we are nearing the end of our trip here. Today we … Continue reading

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This chance life.


It is such an incredibly beautiful day today so I’m sitting here on the front verandah overlooking the lake as I type. The water is glistening, the palm leaves gently swaying in the summer breeze, the birds singing…. My God, … Continue reading

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Bucket lists for the gutless and chronically petrified.


The other day my father accidently knocked a bucket that was on the kitchen floor and turned to my step mum and said. “Love, I think I just kicked the bucket.” This is good because he scared us all by … Continue reading

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