"Have a tonne of stories on hold at the moment Kitty, and Down Under isn't a city - we've got lots of capital cities - all within six states and one territory. Check out the blog to get an idea of twhat the mag is like also the website for archived…"
"As president of the Australian Society of Travel Writers ( ASTW) - let me extend my congratulations to the new president and committee members - as well as holding down jobs and travelling, this position demands a lot of time and effort, so good…"
"I look at trip advisor but opinions are likes bums - everyone's got one. And travellers can't always be objective - they/we get tired, lonely, irritable, hungry, impatient - all the human defects that put a bad slant on things - but then again, some…"
"I'moff to Greece at the end of this month. years ago I was in the Peloponesse when there were contentious local elections - every one was out at night and footpaths were being blown up with oild WWII surplus dynamite - but then again, when lent was…"
"Acer Ee PC for me too on the road. Would love a Mac air but too much $$$$. Don't do too much writing but I like it for facebook along the way and loading pictures into tmy blog, which the first generation iPad dodn't do. Notebook though is a sturdy…"
"Indeed. I also couldn't use my mobile phone or the internet. And I had to change my Aussie dollars to Yankee dollars - they love those. Even though it's illegal for the locals to possess any dollars it's a happy exchange when the dollars flash. I…"
"Shamelessly exploiting a one year old elephant in the jungle in Burma (Myanmar) a few weeks back. Visited Yangon (Rangoon) and went on a six hour bumpy drive to the coast. Had a swim in the Bay of Bengal too. Long, pristine beaches that, I expect,…"
"Have updated ny blog with a story on North east England and the 'seaside'. Australians have never taken the English seaside very seriously but it does hahttp://getupandgomagazine.blogspot.comve its own charm and the towns by the sea are interesting…"