This final post focussed on our trip to Brisbane includes museums, galleries, monuments and statues…a bit of a miscellany of things to see and do. It is by no means a comprehensive guide, just a few random things to see in Brisbane.
It is Monday evening here, and it has been raining all day. It hasn’t been cold, just wet, and I … More
I confess this wasn’t a particularly good week…I was on jury duty. While aspects were interesting, I found the whole … More
I firmly believe that as we get older, instead of forgetting our birthdays, we should continue to celebrate. No longer, … More
And so we moved on to the last two stops on our European trip – Glasgow and Edinburgh. I’m from … More
Here we are again with a look back on this week’s small pleasures. There were some despite having a cold… … More
After our long train trip on the Northern Explorer, an excellent dinner on Friday evening, and a good night’s sleep we had a few hours to spend in Auckland before flying home.
…must come to an end as they say, and so our holiday over The Ditch drew to an end, with … More
A week that began with the Labour Day holiday on Monday, and ended with a weekend in Napier, is no bad week.
While lots of bloggers in the northern hemisphere are writing about autumn, pumpkins, leaves falling off trees and getting cosy, down here we are in the process of celebrating spring.