Monthly Archives: January 2005

More catching up – Eden and Canberra

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Catching up

One mid-January summer day I found myself arriving in the tiny town of Bodalla, NSW, Australia for one reason. Well, make that TWO reasons. I was here to meet Pam and John.

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LA Times travel article

Beverly Beyette with the Los Angeles Times just wrote a great article about travel accomodation alternatives. She talks about a number of options, including CouchSurfing. She even mentioned me and my experience in Strasbourg! Someone get me a copy, if … Continue reading

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Get your postcard!

Greetings from New Zealand! I just made it here yesterday after quite the ordeal at Sydney International Airport that resulted in purchasing an additional (and hopefully as refundable as I was told)$1500 ticket from Auckland to Los Angeles. Confused yet? … Continue reading

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Six weeks? Wha??

I can’t believe I’ve been in Australia for six weeks now. Six weeks. Where has all that time gone? My first real trip on my own was to Europe in the summer of 2001. I was gone for just over … Continue reading

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Design help needed

I’m looking for some help! I’m wanting to overhall this website and expand it to cover a lot more. It’s hard for me to make a lot of changes on the road (especially with no laptop) so I could use … Continue reading

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Looks like I’m leaving Australia. Nope, not back to the States but just across the way to New Zealand. I’m flying out on Jan 23 and will be there anywhere up to three months (as my visa will allow). I … Continue reading

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Greetings from the Blue Mountains

I don’t have much time to write today but since it’s been almost a week since my last update I wanted to put in a few lines. First off, happy anniversary to my brother Michael and his wife of one … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!!!

Happy New Year everyone! Here’s our lovely Sydney host Bel from CouchSurfing, me, and Amy. We were down on The Rocks in Sydney Harbour for the New Year’s Eve celebrations. The fireworks were incredible! The whole bridge erupted in an … Continue reading

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Finally! Pictures of Australia!!

Thanks to Bel and her great computer I’m finally able to put some pictures up. Where to begin? How about Christmas! Gina and her family invited me to spend Christmas at her house. They celebrated early and it just happened … Continue reading

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