INDIA TRIP UPDATE 31/08/17

  JODHPUR – RANAKPUR – UDAIPUR RANAKPUR Time to leave our desert safari behind and the landscape change is dramatic as sparse vegetation gives way to jungle and hills (mountains in Australia). Progress is slow for most of the journey with bumpy roads and we hit a...

INDIA TRIP UPDATE 28/08

JODHPUR If you’re into forts and palaces, Northern India is most definitely the place for you and Jodhpur won’t disappoint. The city’s features include marble palaces, a whole lot of blue painted buildings, a bustling marketplace and a majestic fort rising out of the...
INDIA TRIP UPDATE 27/8

INDIA TRIP UPDATE 27/8

When visiting India’s Northern Desert area – in this case Thar Desert, it’s almost obligatory to jump on the back of a camel and go for a ride over the dunes and into the sunset. When you come from a Tasmanian village called Dromedary, how could one refuse? For those...
THE NEXT CHAPTER

THE NEXT CHAPTER

It’s fair to say that it has been a long while between drinks! Somewhat ironically, the last post on this site back in December, 2015 was entitled: “THE END OF THE BEGINNING” Perhaps a transposition took place and became prophetic. The truth is, the...
THE END OF THE BEGINNING

THE END OF THE BEGINNING

So, the 30 days of the blogging challenge end today. For many who took and completed the assignment, it will probably mean a new beginning. Much more has gone into the exercise than meets the eye but even MORE has come out of it including new direction, new...
WISHING YOU ALL A HAPPY YULE.

WISHING YOU ALL A HAPPY YULE.

The thirty day blogging challenge winds up tomorrow and I’ve something a little different planned around video for the final blog. Today then, it would be remiss if I didn’t send all participants in the challenge best wishes for the festive season....