Category Archive: Travel

Weekly Photo Challenge: New

As we start 2015 the challenge at The Daily Post was to explore the theme “NEW”.  This challenge to me is represented in the fate of my old passport.  It has been 10… Continue reading

Top Books to Read while travelling (especially if you want people to stare at you strangely)

Travel Books & Travel Writers.  The boom in Travel Blogging and the internet has dramatically increased the number of people putting out books and travel stories.  I know it is very 1990’s to travel… Continue reading

Perennial Favourites: The most viewed post of 2014: Legian to Ubud Journal

Well 2015 is upon us, the fun and excitement of New Years has faded and it is time now to look forward to the year to come.  I was perusing the Stats for… Continue reading

Welcome to 2015 – Where next?

A new year is upon us. Where will we go this year and what will we experience? Live for today – the Past is only Memories and the Future only Plans the only thing that is real is today! now! Live for today and let the rest work itself out.

Just My Travel Blog – Weekly Photo Challenge: Warmth

Warmth This weeks’ Photo Challenge at The Daily Post challenged us to explore our definition of warmth. Depending on which part of this amazing planet you inhabit at this time of year warmth means many… Continue reading

Happy New Year – Holiday Flashback – Hogmanay 2007/08

We would like to wish all our followers a happy and prosperous New Year.  As we usher in 2015 in a little over 10 hours (Brisbane time) I wanted to give you a… Continue reading

Just My Picture of the Week: Hong Kong Trams

Just My Picture of the Week: Hong Kong Trams The historic Double Decker Streetcars of Hong Kong.  These trams have been meandering their way around the streets of Hong Kong since 1904.  They… Continue reading

Just My Picture of the Week: Hong Kong Harbour by Night

Hong Kong can appear to a new traveller as a confusing and confronting destination. It is not until you get high up on Victoria Peak that you get a real appreciation for the shear size and volume this little Island has to offer.

Just My Hotel Review: Courtyard @ Heeren, Malacca

The historic streets of Malacca have been calling travellers for centuries.  It is a collection of Malay, Chinese, Indian, and European influences.  Walking the streets of the old Chinatown area you can be… Continue reading

Just My Picture of the Week: Brisbane City by Night

A landmark against the Brisbane Skyline the Story Bridge has been a tourist icon of Brisbane since 1940. Connecting the city with the Eastern and Southern suburbs of Brisbane.