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... before. I had a lingering headache until late afternoon. After trying to be productive in the morning, I got back to the hostel about 11am after a wander around, and ended up falling asleep on my bed for a good few hours. Later I went to Peterpans, the travel agency and used there computers for a while sorting out a few emails, paperwork, and checking out a few things about Bali for when I arrived. That night I could barely keep my eyes ...
Today on the way to Darwin we did the Litchfield National Park tour. We started at Florence Falls. At the lookout you could see the tree canopy, perfectly green and very beautiful - with a view of the waterfall also. Tour guide Marty spotted some Green Ants crawling on the rails and told us about how you can eat them. Apparently they are high in Vitamin C. After Martin tried one and we didn’t have to call an ambulance, ...
... for the next part of our journey. We expect to be in Darwin for approximately 5 nights before we head to Kakadu and then to Kunanurra. Once we complete this section we have a rather quick trip back down the middle of Australia before returning in the first week of October.
Our immediate plans for Darwin however is the Mindi Markets, The Wave Pool and I desperately need to wet a line somewhere so there must be a fishing trip soon.
... This tour was described as an "eco" tour, apparently that meant we had to slow down for Wallabies crossing the road rather than running them over like everyone else. We stopped at an interpretive centre built by the government and turned over to the indigenous peoples to manage. It provided an insight into the wetlands and the wildlife therein contained. It is amazing to think that much of this land is three feet under water at ...
... know why people rave about these markets. Returned along walkway to van to return down to Berry Springs.
Darwin a very modern city. Everything was flattened in 1974 so there is very little older than 40 years. Pleasant temp back at camp under shade of ...
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