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LIEBSTER AWARD

Liebster Award Well what can I say.  After having a nice holiday break I was surprised and excited when I got a message from Amber (https://ambersawesomeadventures.wordpress.com/) to say she had nominated me for a ‘Liebster Award’.  I must say I … Continue reading

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A coal mine, a convict, a colony. Welcome to the Tasman Peninsula and the Coal Mines Historic Site

One of the many attractions people have on their list of things to do when visiting Hobart is The Port Arthur Historic Site.  It is definitely a must see attraction but there are some other very interesting areas of the … Continue reading

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Love a steak and love Melbourne then head to Rare Steakhouse and get it your way!

I love travelling and this always means trying new restaurants along the way.  Wow, that’s great for a person like me who loves food as well.  At home we often eat out once a week and love to try all … Continue reading

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Got arrested at The Old Melbourne Gaol and then was on top of the world at the Skydeck Eureka Tower

  There is a problem I always have when I go to Melbourne.  It’s not a bad problem but it takes a bit of thought and planning on my part to work out what I want to do when I … Continue reading

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Being a tourist in our home town – Mount Field National Park

Do you ever look out your window, sun shining, sky clear and blue, intermittent white fluffy clouds hanging atop the surrounding hills and think there is no better place on earth to be then right where you are in that … Continue reading

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Where ever it is, snow will always be a winter wonderland to me.

Last week it snowed in Hobart.  Yes it does that from time to time but this time it was starting to look like a winter wonderland and not just a dusting of icing sugar on top of a cake.  This … Continue reading

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What does a hotel star rating mean in 2015 and beyond?

Over the last few years I have managed to stay in numerous hotels, serviced apartments and B&B’s in Australia and have found that just because a hotel has a star rating doesn’t really mean it is a good hotel.  And … Continue reading

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Spend some time on the Mornington Peninsula. Why not, you’ll love it!

I have read so many articles about the Mornington Peninsula, the food, the wine and the beautiful scenery.  A charming place to while away the hours, eat, drink and walk off all the calories you’ve just endured.   After a … Continue reading

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Remembering my childhood, food and all!

I’ve always wondered what others earliest childhood memories are.  It is hard to think back and remember when you were a very young child.  Are the memories I have correct or are they the memories of my wildest dreams?  Should … Continue reading

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Mornington Cottage – A home away from home!

What is the hardest part of travelling?  When you love travelling as much as I do the planning, research and making those bookings and final arrangements can be as much fun as the holiday itself.  It leads to a state … Continue reading

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