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Australia’s West Coast

We flew to Perth from Melbourne. The flight was uneventful. Picked up our car at the airport then drove into town to our hotel. We were in the Asian area. 465 more words

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Home to Bendigo

After 7 yrs, we finally came home to Bendigo. In 2011, Leon and I had barely been married for a year when I came for a teaching exchange in the lovely goldfields town of Bendigo. 474 more words

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South to Melbourne

We left Sheryl with a jar of her homemade plum jam headed for Williamstown, a suburb of Melbourne. A very elegant suburb in fact. We were visiting Dawn and her children for one night. 641 more words

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Winter Getaway to San Diego (Part 2)

I’m back today with Part 2 of my San Diego Travel Guide (did you miss Part 1?). Usually when we go on family vacation, we pack in as much as possible and try to hit every big tourist location. 2,000 more words

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Healesville, our sanctuary

We arrived in Healesville to stay with Sheryl. We last saw her when we stayed as guests in her beautiful home 7 yrs ago. She is now running it as an Airbnb. 600 more words

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Winter Getaway to San Diego (Part 1)

As promised on my Instagram Stories a few days ago, today I’m sharing my travel guide for San Diego. I just returned from a family trip on Monday night, and SoCal served as the perfect destination for a warm(er) winter getaway. 1,497 more words

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Raymond Island

Bairnsdale should have been just a pitstop on the way to Healesville but we discovered a nearby island with a koala colony.

We drove to Paynesville where we parked and took a very short ferry ride over to Raymond Island where a colony of koalas was settled some years ago. 163 more words

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