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Solace amongst mangroves

Its a little known fact that Martin Luther King Jr. visited Bimini and worked on his Nobel Prize acceptance speech in and among the mangroves. 323 more words


Sri Lanka, my paradise

It wasn’t on the cards for us to go to Sri Lanka. I mean, it REALLY wasn’t – for starters it wasn’t our idea to go, we only booked as our friends who we normally celebrate NYE with were going, and even when we’d booked it, the holiday fell through at the last minute 1,229 more words


Getting away in Bohol

I spend so much time at site saying that I am not a tourist, no I don’t want a van to the touristy destinations on my island. 1,022 more words


Along the Parramatta River

These days it is relatively easy to catch a ferry from Circular Quay to Parramatta, west of Sydney. The Parramatta River is a significant waterway and acted as a highway between settlements in the early years of European colonisation. 397 more words

Mountain Life


Silversides swirl through mangroves like a river in the sea. The dense forest of roots offers welcome shelter for the finger-size fish, which form large schools to try to confuse predators. 35 more words



This is my account of Typhoon Nina. Sorry that this is a long read, but these were also some of the longest hours of my life. 2,887 more words