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Anyone who knows me knows I always have something to say. These are my thoughts, opinions, experiences and ramblings when travelling – be it from my house to the local beach or to far-flung places in the world.

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Restaurant Review: Tribes in South Africa

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11/11/2012

After  a week of game viewing in South Africa, it was rather extraordinary to be sat  down ordering a meal that consists of the very animals I had just…

Australia Destinations Restaurant Reviews Traveller Ramblings

Restaurant Review: Muse Hunter Valley

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11/11/2012

A creation of husband and wife  team, Megan and Troy Rhoades-Brown, and opened in March 2009, Muse Restaurant  is not about dinner, it’s about dining.   The perfect mix of…

Australia Destinations Hotel Reviews Traveller Ramblings

Days are a dream at Daydream Island Resort and Spa

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29/10/2012

There is something about stepping off a boat onto a resort island that just makes you relax and want to kick your shoes off. Having a shell necklace placed…

Australia Destinations Traveller Ramblings

Airlie Beach … A gateway to paradise

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24/10/2012

Touching down at Proserpine Airport in Queensland’s tropical north, a warm breeze engulfed me in a sense of adventure. Holiday vibes filled the air with chitter chatter from offloading…

Asia Destinations Traveller Ramblings

Discovering the Terracotta Army of Xian

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28/09/2012

He stands tall in his coat of plated armour with eyes fixed forward in an expressionless stare. He stands amongst thousands of other warriors just like him. His job is…

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Beijing Soho at 798

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27/09/2012

Wild and unconquered attitudes waft inside 798’s free and rambling atmosphere and I am excited about what I have stumbled upon, hidden amongst Beijing’s towering buildings.

The area oozes “Soho-esque”…

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Experiencing China’s wonderwall

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26/09/2012

An hour and a half drive out of Beijing city, I reach the foot of the Great Wall of China, just as the heavens opened and the rain fell….

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Beijing … where old world meets new

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25/09/2012

Stepping off the plane in Beijing, China I am greeted with a  sense of conflict.  The old world meets  new. It’s antique yet up-to-the-minute. The architecture holds history of…

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La Résidence d’Angkor by Orient Express

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13/08/2012

Nestled  away from the bustling vibrant streets of Siem Reap in a tranquil tropical  setting is the intimate Khmer-style hotel, La Résidence d’Angkor.
In keeping with its Orient Express  brand,…

Australia Destinations Traveller Ramblings

Sunshine Coast perfects Queensland

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12/07/2012

A perfect setting from the moment you arrive, the Sunshine Coast boasts 13 beaches stretching over 100 kilometres of pristine sand.

This playground offers fun for the whole family, young…