Blog Entries tagged 'Perth'
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- Things they never tell you before you go travelling in Oz
Australia is big. Like REALLY big.
When you come to Australia you inevitably see the postcard of all of Europe fit onto the top of the Australian map. And according to Google, Australia is nearly three million square miles (2,941,299 Posted by emmaabroad in Australia | Jan 21, 2015
- Perth - you've been awesomeSo today is one of those days where my mind is a little bit BAAAAAAAAHHHH!
Not only am I flying to a city which is mourning the loss of two brave residents, after the Sydney cafe siege, but I'm also leaving Posted by emmaabroad in Australia | Dec 16, 2014
- Last days in PerthHad a pretty quiet last few days in Perth. My host Susanne and went to the Perth Zoo in search of exotic creatures. We found a few- here's a kangaroo and a kookaburra
[img=http:// Posted by tdeits in Around the world in 2014 | Nov 13, 2014
- Adventures on Rottnest IslandToday my AirBnb host Susanne and I headed off for Rottnest Island, a popular tourist destination about 20 miles off the coast near Perth.
More about the history of the island later. We took [[http://www.rottnestfastferries.com.au/|Rottnest Fast Ferr Posted by tdeits in Around the world in 2014 | Nov 10, 2014
- PerthToday my plan is to visit the Western Australia Museum and Art Gallery. I took the train downtown; took about 20 minutes. First stop, downtown Perth. It's a clean, modern city with a lot of arcades, malls and Posted by tdeits in Around the world in 2014 | Nov 7, 2014
- Fremantle and a sunsetI wandered down to Fremantle, about half an hour by car south of my Arbnb in Innaloo. On the way I stopped at a beach to sample the Western Australia beach lifestyle. Perth shares a lot of climatic Posted by tdeits in Around the world in 2014 | Nov 2, 2014
- Dorm DramaOkay, so as you've realised from a previous post a while back, some people you end up in a room with are f**king weird.
However, this little episode came a bit out of the blue, as the person in question is Posted by emmaabroad in Australia | Nov 2, 2014
- PerthI flew on China Southern from Seoul to Guangzhou and then a long overnight flight to Perth from there. The meals were very good and the seat closely resembled the Korea Air one I showed earlier. Oddly, Posted by tdeits in Around the world in 2014 | Nov 1, 2014
- Perth - grown up stuff and fun stuffNow, I'm not going to say our arrival in Perth marked the END of the fun, but it was the beginning of being a bit more grown up.
For starters, when we arrived we knew we'd HAVE to look for jobs. Posted by emmaabroad in Australia | Oct 28, 2014
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Lesmurdie falls are located in Lesmurdie Falls Posted by Goannaray in Exploring with Goannaray | Oct 15, 2014
- PlanningPlanning is now well under way, with only three more sleeps to go!
We are all looking forward to the trip and I hope all students and teachers final preparations are going well.
[img=http://photos.travellerspoint.co Posted by Aausten in KBC Canberra - Sydney 2014 | Sep 23, 2014
- Smooth travelling so farSunday 17th, August 2014.
Pack, unpack, pack, sort, cull. Phone calls of desperation. Nothing else to do.......play cards with kids until driver comes to pick us up.
Problem......range rover may not fit all cases in......come and try.
Our driver Posted by CFCCEurope in Perth to Istanbul | Aug 18, 2014
- The Pinnacles - back roads and bakeries"Focus on the journey, not the destination. Joy is found not in finishing an activity but in doing it." Greg Anderson
Sunday Drives (which could occur any day of the week) with my dad almost always involved many Posted by mark.kalie.kobi in Travelling Local | Oct 15, 2013
- Headed out of townSet out for Ballater this morning from Edinburgh - fresh with good maps and a working internet navigation app. Much easier - and even the detours in Edinburgh didn't send us in the wrong direction. The hotel - although it Posted by debsonthemove in The Barron's big adventure | Sep 28, 2013
- Sunshine in Fremantle!Yes - sun! Ok at least not rain. So we decided to go on an outing to Fremantle - something everyone here has said we should do.
Yes the Swan River Cruise is available - things are going well - we Posted by PeterandHilary in Australia 2013 | Sep 15, 2013
- The best pie in ...[float=left][/float]Everyone told us we had to try Perth pies - they are special. Even Josh had heard about them from Australians in Indonesia. So we sought out the best pie shop in Perth. That ha Posted by PeterandHilary in Australia 2013 | Sep 14, 2013
- Preconceptions being shattered[float=right][/float]So we arrived in Perth and got through customs without a hitch, despite having been honest about importing wood (Twining's tea presentation boxes) and tea bags. We collected o Posted by PeterandHilary in Australia 2013 | Sep 14, 2013
Carly and Daves wedding with our god son Jordles
===Because we spent so long in Byron we did a mad dash for Sydney. We stayed in Coffs harbor for 2 nights and left lef Posted by Jenaben in Living the dream Australia | Sep 4, 2013
- Home again Home again BuggerBumBitchAll good things must come to an end, and so our trip in South America ended after one more day in Cusco, once again looked after by the terrific Carlos of Second Home Cusco. Jac, Vicki and I had Posted by jackyandgraham in South Am | May 17, 2013
- The Beginning...Gidday All,
Im not going to do an awful lot of writing on this blog. But will use this to upload most of my photos for those who are not Facebook inclined.
Kicking of with Perth. Great way to start with some Posted by jonoandlesh in Jono and Lesh take on the world | Apr 24, 2013
- Margaret RiverThe Margaret River area is the south west toe of Western Australia about 3 hours drive from Perth. I had been there before on my previous visit to my cousins in Perth back in 2002 but definately wanted to go Posted by FrancisRTW in My Career Break Trip around the World | Mar 13, 2013
- A day in FreoFremantle Port (affectionately known as "'Freo" to the locals) sits at the mouth of the Swan River about 25 minutes west of Perth. It has retained its old buildings and charm and apart from the Port Authority Building itself doesn't Posted by FrancisRTW in My Career Break Trip around the World | Mar 12, 2013
- Park, Beach and Roos!One of the things Perth is rightly very proud of is Kings Park, 1,003 acres of park and bush overlooking the city and the vantage point for the quintessential postcard shot of Perth's skyscrapper skyline. Pride of place overlooking the Posted by FrancisRTW in My Career Break Trip around the World | Mar 9, 2013
- Rottnest IslandRottnest (or "Rotto") is a small island 12 miles off the Fremantle coast famed for its wildlife (and in particular "quokkas", cat sized marsupials) and used as an idyllic holiday retreat by the locals. The day started with catching the Posted by FrancisRTW in My Career Break Trip around the World | Mar 8, 2013
- Walk around PerthThe first place we visited in Perth was the Mint founded in 1899 as a result of all the gold being mined locally in the Western Australia's eastern goldfields. It is the oldest operating mint in Australia and one of Posted by FrancisRTW in My Career Break Trip around the World | Mar 6, 2013