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London! Quick Stop

We touched down in London after my first long haul flights in May 2016! We immediately faced our first challenge – the underground!! My gosh talk about overwhelming, but it’s ok there are heaps of people willing to help. 760 more words

TFSOM's Holiday Project: ten things you can see, hear, touch, drink or eat in Australia.

  1. The wombat

The world’s most adorable animal. A wombat is like a 35kg teddy-bear crossed with a hedgehog, only without the spines. Looking at the face, there could be a bit of harvest-mouse in there too (a very big one). 903 more words

Humorous Matter

Berlin

Ethan and I found super cheap airplane tickets to Europe and did a 10-day tour of Amsterdam, Hamburg, and Berlin late this month. Here’s a post I wrote about my experience in Berlin on the flight back to Chicago. 464 more words

Backpacking

Wombat Style Shines on in "Glitterbug"

With six successful albums and several additional singles, The Wombats have fully established themselves in the indie-rock scene. Formed in 2003, the three-man group has developed its sound with the talents of Matthew Murphy on guitar and vocals, Tord Øverland Knudsen on bass and Dan Haggis on drums. 524 more words

Rossetti's Wombat Seated in his Master's Lap -- William Bell Scott

Rossetti’s Wombat Seated in his Master’s Lap 1871 by William Bell Scott (1811-1890)

Art

Most Essential: 3 Days in London

When in London for 3 days, how do you see all you need to see in such a giant city?

No worries, we got you on the most essential things to visit in your 76 hour stay. 577 more words

Travel

An Australian Road Trip...All roads Don't Lead to Wollombi.

Yesterday, I had to drive my daughter to GATS Camp at Point Wollstonecroft about an hour’s drive North of Sydney on Lake Macquarie. This was Mummy’s cue for adventure. 1,350 more words

Australia