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Australian Outback!

G’day mates! Well you guessed it, this blog is about my journey through part of the Aussie outback. Let’s get acquainted with the map! I booked my tour through Intrepid Travel, but their partner company Adventure Tours was the one that took me out. 2,264 more words


Day 19: Rome!

Off to Rome today! We caught the bullet train (300km an hour) direct to Roma Termini which took about an hour and a half. Our hotel is very close to the train station. 509 more words

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Day 18: Siena 

Off to explore Siena today! Our tour leader bought our bus tickets and helped us catch the bus there (about an hour from Florence, very easy to do) and then gave us a little tour, including the main square. 326 more words

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Mercato Centrale: a must do eating experience in Florence 

A must do! Amazing fresh food, so many choices. Kinda like a fancy food court….with alcohol! Location and opening details below.

B and I split our meal, so entree was delicious tortellini cooked fresh right in front of you (12€) 86 more words

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Day 17: exploring Florence 

Definitely a big fan of Hotel Ester in Florence, the free breakfast at a local cafe was great value. I topped it off with some banana gelato! 317 more words

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I'm Day 16: Pisa and Florence

We left the town of La Spezia at 9am and headed for Pisa on the train and local bus. After visiting the famous tower and cathedral, we wandered around the local square and had lunch at an AMAZING local sandwich shop. 333 more words

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The Many Faces of Sri Lanka

SRI means splendour or splendid and Lanka means Island. I returned home from Sri Lanka a few days ago but the places and people I encountered remain etched in my memory. 60 more words