Cap de Formentor

Mallorca

Although I wish I could be a full-time traveller and photographer, sadly that's not the case.  The day job involves working in the self catering cottages industry in the South West of England. Back in late 2015, the company I worked for decided we would dip our toes in the overseas market and would work … Continue reading Mallorca

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Albufeira

The Perils Of Portugal

Way back in the summer of 2012. I had just spent the weekend in Ireland celebrating the wedding of my friends Ed and Leanne, whom I had lived with in Brisbane.  My head was sore and I was counting the costs of the trip as I walked through Exeter Airport arrivals.  Within moments of turning … Continue reading The Perils Of Portugal

The Fountain of Wealth

Singapore

I finally made it. This is the last of the travel installments from 2007/2008. 10 damn years it's taken to get around to writing these blog posts.  I can't help but wonder if half of what I've noted really happened or if my mind is playing tricks on me.  What about the things that I … Continue reading Singapore

Kata Tjuta

The Red Centre

Although this was a part of The Groovy Grape trip, I felt due to the subject it was worth a post all of its own.  I just didn't want to overload the previous post with too many photos! The Red Centre pretty much included the reasons why I booked this trip -  Uluru (Ayers Rock), … Continue reading The Red Centre

The Breakaways at dawn.

The Groovy Grape

As I saw out my time in St Kilda I frequently found myself counting pennies.  Without a job I was living on my credit card.  The question I found myself asking was pretty simple.  Did I have enough for one last blow out adventure?  The big trip I wanted to do before leaving the country … Continue reading The Groovy Grape

12 Apostles

The Great Ocean Road

If I could boil it down, there was just one thing (well two if you count the Neighbours tour!) that I refused to miss out on whilst in Melbourne; that was The Great Ocean Road. I'd spent a lot of the previous 9 months or so enjoying fellow traveller's photos via Facebook of it and … Continue reading The Great Ocean Road

St Kilda Breakwater

Melbourne & St Kilda

After The Whitsundays I flew back home to Brisbane.  Most of the crew had packed and left for Melbourne themselves with the relocation of the company.  I quickly made plans that I too would head to Melbourne. In part, to meet up with those friends but also, to start exploring again.  I would be flying … Continue reading Melbourne & St Kilda

The Whitsunday Islands

Sailing around The Whitsunday Islands in early September 2008 ...

Lake Wabby

Fraser Island

It had reached early September and the Queensland days were becoming warmer.  It had been a tough few months at work and I was becoming increasingly concerned that I wasn't actually travelling any more.  Aside from a few weekend trips to Surfers or Australia Zoo it had been months since I'd explored a new place. … Continue reading Fraser Island

Brisbane

Fear and Loathing in Brisvegas

This next installment has taken a little while.  In the now, I've had to find a new place to live and let's not even talk about my working life.  Let's just say I've had plenty of other things on my mind! This next post was always going to be a tricky one to put together … Continue reading Fear and Loathing in Brisvegas