The Mews Motel
Travel Blogs from Launceston
... day. It's mostly my fault for not planning things more in advance, but with having to adjust the trip since Cairns I hadn't been able to set concrete plans. It's more difficult than I thought without a working phone in an area with limited/no WiFi. You know what does have WiFi? Target. Which would be great if I had a modicum of self control when it comes to shopping. But hey, 8 dollars for a sweater? I need it, it's cold here. So ...
... in Launceston (we have been very laid back with our travel plans this holiday) we settled for a hotel rather than backpackers or motel. We knew it was a good place when Danielle stayed up to check us in, they had free tea and coffee and a shaving cream dispenser in the bathroom. Winner. Things Tasmania do well; Scenic lookouts Stunning views Seafood Fresh produce Windey roads Roadkill Saturday - Launceston Today we took advantage of the lack of snoring neighbours and had a ...
Sunny day,had breakfast at hotel.Went into town to City Park,a lovely area full of huge trees ,a massive conservatorium with ferns and orchids inside.Also in the park was an area set aside for monkeys ,macquaces.We then went to the automobile museum,very interesting.
After that we went on a boat trip around the Esk river and beginning of the ...
... and dryer so, once settled, we put some washing on and Wayne decided to have a cuppa before we headed out exploring Launceston. I was siting down in the lounge looking at maps and commented on how I could smell the lovely aroma of the washing detergent. When Wayne came in he yelled 'what have you done, what have you done' and raced to the door of the small laundry and that's when I saw the water creeping under the door and soaking the carpet. The ...
... site. Even though there was not a
lot to see and we ended up getting a nail in one of our tyres, we had a nice
had a fishing comp on when we were in town so we went to check out some of the
BIG FISHIES. That was interesting
because we had never seen a Marlin “in the flesh” before. And a ten year old boy caught a 106 kg
shark!!! So it was all very new to us.