Uluru

This is part of a series of posts about my trip to Australia from December 18, 2015 – January 23, 2016. Uluru. For the past twenty years the image of this very special monolith is what would appear in my mind whenever I thought about Australia. I’d dreamed about going to Australia since I was in the third…

TOUR REVIEW: Opals and Outback, by Topdeck

I travelled on this tour from December 24, 2015 – January 7, 2016.  Wild places fascinate me. I am drawn to the rough and craggy and challenging destinations; mountains, deserts and forests make me feel alive. It’s not that I don’t enjoy the ocean or modern cities or quaint villages, because I do. But these places don’t…