January 2014

Bighorn sheep travel photo taken in Banff, Canada

Photo Friday: Bighorn sheep in Banff, Canada

We spotted this handsome fellow while driving round the Banff area and although I can’t remember exactly where we were

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Best and Worst Things About Living in Queensland

Best and Worst Things About Living in Queensland

Thinking of moving to or visiting Queensland? Want to know the good, the bad and the bits that Tourism Queensland won’t

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Making Travel Plans and No Plan Plans

No Plan Travel Plans

I love travel planning. When I’m organinsing a trip I spend hours on the Internet planning the best route, the best places

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Readers and Their Blogs

10 Hot Readers and Their Blogs: Part 1

This blog has been through many incarnations starting with a single blog post in 2007 that declared I was going to: “Stare

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Personal Travel Map Arrives to Keep Memories Alive

Personal Travel Map Arrives to Keep Memories Alive

One of my friends calls Facebook brag book because so many people use it to boast about theirlatest news. Social media

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52 Exercises Breakdown

52 Exercises: Breakdown of a Breakdown

I announced the 52 Exercises quest as way to tackle a mid-life crisis with the byline:”52 Exercises: How One Woman Dared

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Australian Travel Bloggers List for 2014

55 Australian Travel Bloggers Hot Listed in 2014

The Australian travel blogging community is surprisingly small. Unless you take into account the fact that travel blogging

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Resolutions for Body, Mind and Soul

My 7 Resolutions for Body, Mind and Soul

Now I know we really can change at any age I’m excited about the year ahead and ready to introduce more positive changes

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Painted Dogs of Mana Pools, Zimbabwe

Endangered Species: Painted Dogs of Mana Pools

Nothing excited the guides more than a sighting of the African painted dogs and when we saw the Kanga pack come into camp one night bringing the pups

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I thought I’d Never Change… But I Finally Did

Every time I mess things up or something goes wrong the same old thoughts loop through my head: “You’ll never change. You always revert to type. You

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things-to-see-and-do-bucharest

Things to See and Do in Bucharest

Looking for things to see and do in Bucharest, the capital of Romania? I haven’t visited Bucharest or anywhere in Romania so I asked Eduard Ezeanu who’s

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