Tuesday, October 17, 2017

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NOT SO SLEEPY SEATTLE… Seattle is home to great waterways. The floating homes of Seattle were made famous in the movie Sleepless in Seattle. The home in the movie recently sold for $2M.

Travelling the Starlight Express Revisited

Editor April 19, 2017

SEATTLE is a vibrant town; a very interesting city with a population of just over 600,000. It’s easy to get around and quite close to the Canadian border. Highlights include the Pike Place Market,

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HOME OF THE HOBBITS... The Hobbits’ front doors can be visited by tourists on the site where the movie was shot.

To win a holiday

Editor April 5, 2017

MANY of us would say we never win anything, so when Mary Beatie of Finlay was told she had won a $10,000 prize, $5,000 of which was a holiday, she just could not believe

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FRESH IS BEST… Kathryn learning to pick tea.

Travelling with friends

Editor March 24, 2017

FOR Lindsay and Robyn Dann of Shepparton this was a chance to catch up with some old friends and experience the culture and food of a very interesting country. Their destination was Sri Lanka,

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A PRIVALIDGED EXPERIENCE… The spectacle of the Northern Lights is just amazing. Emma and Leonie felt privileged to experience the phenomenon. Photo taken by guide, Matias Penttinen.

The Northern Lights

Editor March 8, 2017

FOR Emma Hofmeyer and Leonie Harris of Shepparton it was on their bucket list to visit Finland and see the Northern Lights. Leonie had been fascinated by the lights for many years and finally

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ENJOYING SOLITUDE... Kathryn enjoying the solitude in the desert at Wadi Rum.

A holiday near Syria

Editor February 22, 2017

IT might not sound like the best place to be but Kathryn D’Elia of Shepparton had always wanted to Visit Jordan and see the stone city, Petra, and the chance had finally arrived. Kathryn

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GIGANTIC VESSEL… The Ovation of the seas is so big Susie could not get back far enough to capture the whole ship in the photo.

The Game Changer

Editor February 8, 2017

It’s big, it’s beautiful and they call it the game changer. It’s the Royal Caribbean’s Ovation of the Seas and Susie and Col Wilcox of Shepparton have just sailed on her to New Zealand.

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