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Hey guys, Got to Rockhampton after 12 miserable hours on the bus. The bloody thing broke down in a place called Maryborough which was dull as dishwater. To make matters worse we weren't allowed to leave the station while the bus was being worked on so it was soooooo boring and hot. The bus driver looked like the guy from Family Guy and talked to …
Brisbane We arrived in brisbane late Friday night, was a bit strange to start with, just wanted to go to sleep. Didn't sleep much but got up and had breakfast. Decided to go for a walk about to see what was around. Walked through high street and past the city hall which was a nice building. Eventually came to the botanic gardens. A lovely big park and gardens, flowers, wildlife ...
... 5th Sept - Aquarium & Grouse Mountain
6th Sept - Whistler Day Trip
7th Sept - Laundry (very important!) and Hamlet at Bard on the Beach (very excited about this!)
8th Sept - Cruise begins
9th Sept - Cruising the Inner Passage
10th Sept - Stop - Icy Strait Point
11th Sept - Hubbard Glacier (and possibily Northern Lights!)
12th Sept - Stop - Juneau
13th Sept - ...
It's just 29 days until the Italian Adventure and to say that I'm excited could possibly be the understatement of a life time. For those of you that don't know I'm jet setting off to ITALY with a girlfriend from work, Clare, for 21 days!
So what's the game plan you may ask?
Well the short version - Rome, Almalfi Coast, Tuscany and Cinque Terre. Eat as much as possible, take as many photos as possible, drink as much ...
... beers is made and to test some out ourselves. It was a great day! Stradbroke Island was the next family adventure. We took the ferry over and drove around the island for the day. There are some beautiful beaches! Finally we had dinner with the Schmidts and our families were reunited!
It was so nice to have everyone together again and Andreas joining us made everything 10 imes better :)
Sending love xox ...