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Springbrook National Park – nature’s beautiful garden

A fellow adventurer From Germany told me Wenn Engel verreisen, scheint die Sonne When angels travel the sun shines. So walking in the sub tropic rain forest An angel must have been with me Walking as if in nature’s hand … Continue reading

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The Dordogne – Last Stop in Europe 2017

The Dordogne Riders had lured me to the Vezere Valley St Leon sur Vezere a beautiful Village in the Dordogne Region of Southern France   Camped on the edge of the river   Amongst significant historic and prehistoric sites The … Continue reading

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Back home

I’m back home But can’t settle Miss the rumbling wheels beneath me Melbourne still a touch too cold So headed north The warm arms of the north were beckoning me To reach the humid warmth of the sub tropics In … Continue reading

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London was calling

On the train from the midlands to London. I listened to The Clash, London Calling. Its both a distopian and resilient view of London. It seemed fitting as a bombing in the tube had set a sombre tone. But London is … Continue reading

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Last stop in Switzerland for this trip

From Lauterbrunnen and Grindelwald you can see the Aletsch Glacier. Running over the mountains. But, in time, it may be lost a sad loss both in beauty and the impact on the Alps. North of Interlaken the valley runs north to … Continue reading

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Stelvio

Its the big daddy of the Alps Stelvio 2760 metres high From Lake Como four passes to reach the top Maloja pass through to Saint Moritz Then climb the Ofen Pass And onto Santa Maria at the foot of Stelvio … Continue reading

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Lago di Como (Lario) 

The brochure called it the lake of dreams. But it’s a lake of life and vitality. From the tourist towns like Bellagio The narrow streets of the villages full of smells of fine food, chatter and laughter And beautiful villages … Continue reading

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