Travel Blogs from Hobart
... Lots of handmade items. We purchased a souvenir for the bar at home – an interesting piece made from scrap, titled "Lamb-ourghini" – it’s a lamb on top of a car (made from a can, batteries, steel wool, etc). Other purchases included some jams, relish from Pirate Bay, some Mongrel Socks (purchased some on our last trip and they were unreal), gifts for Georgia’s friends, some cookies, mini quiche, raspberries, apple cider and ...
... 3 (back in civilisation)
Riding time 3:07
Elapsed time 3:53
SK personal KPI's:
No flies swallowed
No roadkill runover
Amount of food consumed - truckloads
Net weight gain/loss (700gms going by Sat AM to Fri AM base weight - I've been told the weight is likely to come off next week as long as I don't eat as if I'm riding 150kms each day).
Requests to return next ...
... and the water was so clear and turquoise.
Richmond: We stopped at Richmond and visited the historical village of "Old Hobart Town' which depicts the history of Hobart, in miniature form with very detailed models.
Salamanca Markets: Since we are now in Hobart, we visited the Salamanca Markets which has a wide range of food and artistic stalls. It is a vibrant ...
... on, and it stayed on for the hours of photos that followed the ceremony, all the while feeling incredibly ****. By the time I got to the speeches, where Whelan and I were speaking, I was dripping in sweat as my fever really hit me. That was a tough hour of standing in front of everyone listening to the speeches, leaning against the wall behind me and very slowly sipping the champagne that everyone assured me would make me feel better. After the speeches I started the ...
... that tourists perhaps wouldn't see! After our afternoon of exploring we headed to Joey's mums for dinner then home for a good sleep. The weather was still a bit cool but the sun was out on Wednesday so we decided to take a day trip up mount Wellington the mountain that sits behind the city of Hobart. On route we stopped into a restaurant in town called The Pump House and had some really beautiful tasting lunch. The drive up doesn't take too long it's 15km up hill which they do as ...