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Heavenly days

GREECE | Saturday, 13 Oct 2007 | Views [1615]

I will never cease to be amazed at how a journey can turn on a dime and memorable days pop out of nowhere when they are least expected. Were you able to engineer them and string such days together, life would be rich indeed. Our day started ordinarily ... Read more >

Tags: children, crete, family, greek islands, loutro, magic, travel


The other Bali

INDONESIA | Thursday, 28 Dec 2006 | Views [1735]

Ah, Bali. Tropical, friendly, easy, stunningly beautiful, lush, and interesting, somehow even the crass commercialism of Kuta doesn't dirty the experience. The Balinese know only too well how to alter their environment to best effect, turning the smallest ... Read more >

Tags: bali, culture, fear, gods, island, magic, terrorism, travel with children


Such a small thing

AUSTRALIA | Sunday, 10 Dec 2006 | Views [1485]

The moment was so short and so fleeting that I can't even remember it. I think it was when I passed through Athens in a wonderful winters day in January 1989, where locals were friendly and the sun was out. I didn't know it at the time, but that moment, ... Read more >

Tags: family, magic, philosophy of travel, yuki


Secret paradise

AUSTRALIA | Sunday, 23 Apr 2006 | Views [2486] | Comments [2]

We first stumbled across Jervis bay when we first hitched around Australia as backpackers in 1989, but it was some years before we discovered a little corner called 'Green patch'. Incredibly, they were actually going to build Australia's first nuclear ... Read more >

Tags: beach, jervis bay, magic, sunshine, travel with children



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