Alaska – A motorcycle trip of a lifetime in the rain and sunshine enjoying massive glaciers in BC and friendly people who go out of their way to help. No Star Trek but definitely a “last frontier” on planet Earth. Sit back and enjoy a spectacular visual journey and travel north to Alaska from Vancouver, […]
People and places - from near and far.
A random act of kindness may just be one of the most spectacular, wonderful things you may do in your Life or be the recipient of one. Recently I was the receiver of a gift which made my day and the week that followed. It’s a long story but suffice to say I was tired, a little fragile […]
Melbourne, Victoria where I was born is a fabulous place to visit and obviously for 4.4 million people a great place to live. Recently, when visiting Australia, time permitted a leisurely Sunday in the CBD (Central Business District or Downtown) where I used to work. It was fun to spend time in this lovely clean […]
During a recent trip to Australia (2016) we crossed paths several times with participants in the Great Bike Ride in Victoria, Australia. What an event! We missed the start of the race at Halls Gap, in the Grampians by a few days but caught up with the riders over-nighting in Apollo Bay on our way to the […]
Remembrance Day, on November 11 is a national holiday in many countries throughout the world including Canada, Australia, New Zealand and the Allied powers. It commemorates the end of fighting between the Allies and Germany and the end of World War 1. The signing of the agreement took place in 1918 in France at the […]