We were at Darling Harbour and to be honest I was very suprised not to see a line of animals and an Ark tied up on one of the jettys! The rain was of biblical proportions and it went from nothing to deluge in around 20 seconds...none of this English fine rain....just full on your… Continue reading So today it rained…..
It's 21:45 here in Sydney and I've set an alarm to wake us at 02:45! Pearl Harbour go on sale 2 months to the day 07:00 Hawaii time and so we have to wake up a daft o'clock to book tickets😳...but for now Garlic Bread and cold beer Mmmmm We finally got in our room… Continue reading That sinking feeling to have wake at 3am to book tickets….
The last few days have somehow rushed past in a blur of last minute preparation.and then suddenly we were on our way to Heathrow and the trip had begun, the packing and repacking of hand luggage was complete and the cases lined up in the hall since Sunday had the locks put on and if… Continue reading The last few days….
So we are finally on our way....flew out out of Heathrow at 20:40 last night and as if by magic it's 8am in Dubai and time for coffee and pastries before back on the plane for another 16 hrs 😖......Sydney here we come. If you get the chance to fly Emirates business class it's so… Continue reading My brain thinks it’s 4am….but the clock says 8!
Packing for a holiday can be stressful at the best of times....and picking for this long is beyond stressful, I know first world problems. If i hear one more helpful story of somebody's sisters mates dog going backpacking to Thailand for 300 years with only a pair of socks stuffed in a backpack I will… Continue reading Ive grown to hate packing….
The Road Trip - this will be probably the most intense yet lengthy parts of the trip, lets be honest who hasn't wanted to take a road trip that just goes on for weeks ? ? ? 3-4/3/18 Driving to Charlotte North Carolina Stopping overnight in Savannah Georgia 4-10/3/18 Staying with Gerry learning all about… Continue reading The road trip……
We have been asked this so many times in the past few months and when we try and explain people say wow how are you going to fit it all in? Are you sure you can drive that far? Won't you miss home? Well easily, yes and yes of course. For me the hardest part… Continue reading So where are you going?
Wow 13 Days to go....where has the last 11 months gone? Running errands today and meeting my mum fo coffee and Fruit Bread and coffee while waiting for Jo is a good start to the day after dropping Steve at the station. Today's OOTD is a Green Tartan Dolly and Dotty dress teamed with a… Continue reading Coffee, Fruit Bread, Blogging and OOTD…
So today I've started choosing clothes for our trip and hell it is not easy.....with the knowledge I have 2 cases that can weigh a maximum of 20kg each and everything i need for 5 months has to be contained within s hard going, this is of course slightly more difficult with the style of… Continue reading When packing for a holiday is for 5 months….
Woke up this morning with the sudden realisation its NOVEMBER! now in its self the turn of one month to the next is normally no reason for a mild panic attack, however since we started planning this trip late last year November has seemed like months and months away, yet suddenly it's here. In 28 days… Continue reading This shit just got real……