Friday, October 20, 2017

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GRAND JUNCTION… Amtrak Grand Junction Station offers good facilities but no WiFi.

Travelling by train

Editor December 2, 2015

IT all started with the Indian Pacific; the rail journey that takes you from Sydney to Perth and for Dr John Pedrotti and wife Trish of Shepparton this was the beginning of a fascination

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MAGICAL MIGRATION… The Great Migration sees thousands of animals cross Tanzania each year as the rains come.

Out of Africa

Editor November 19, 2015

IT started with a holiday, a holiday to Africa that stirred the imagination and lead to a commitment to build an orphanage to share the burden of Kenya’s massive number of orphans. But we

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RELICS AND MEDITATION… Stupa, at the ancient capital of Anuradhapura, contains many relics and used as a place of meditation.

Living in the lap of luxury

Editor November 4, 2015

SHEPPARTON couple, Peter and Carmel Johnson have just returned from a holiday in Sri Lanka and had the most wonderful experience. They travelled with a group of 16 friends who had chosen Sri Lanka

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The Call of the Desert

Editor October 21, 2015

THERE aren’t too many of us that get to travel extensively throughout the heart of Australia, but for one Shepparton couple, Geoff and Prue Dobson the call of the outback keeps getting stronger and

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WALL WHICH DIVIDED A CITY… The infamous Berlin Wall, Berlin, Germany.

Don’t travel without insurance

Editor October 7, 2015

THAT’S the message from Maria Sofra of Orrvale, who has just returned from a trip that could have been a nightmare without it. The adventure started when Maria decided to take her mum, Claudia

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GREAT TOURIST ATTRACTION… Cable Beach at Broome is a great attraction for tourists, but when the tide is out so is the water.

Sailing the top end part II

Editor September 23, 2015

AS we sail into the bay to moor at the Broome jetty, one can’t help being drawn into the beautiful vibrant colour of this incredible part of Australia. The bright turquoise sea set against

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