Lucy and Kirsty’s 2nd Adventure- Tropical North Queensland

This adventure, like Tongariro, was more of an idea that I have just rolled with it and brought Kirsty along for the ride. We had talked about maybe going to Tasmania but I… Continue reading

The Rock Tour

After South Australia Diem and I jumped aboard ‘The Ghan’ train named after the Afghan Cameleers who rode from South Australia to the Northen Territory all the way up to Darwin, carrying supplies for the… Continue reading

South Australia and Visiting Family

Back in October 2011, my second cousins son, Daniel, came to visit us in Scotland from Australia. He was interested in meeting his family. So we took a trip to Stirling Castle, Edinburgh… Continue reading

The Great Ocean Road, Victoria

So you might have gathered that Diem is now travelling with me and we have been so busy exploring,I am very far behind with my blog posts. Diem and I had planned to… Continue reading

A big Thank You to the West Fife Village Adult Learners

I feel very luck to have worked with the Adult Learners in the West Fife Village so I was very grateful when they gave me a present when I left for my massive… Continue reading

Lucy and Helen’s Tasmanian Adventure

Day 1: Deciding on our route through the island, first planned stop Cradle Mountain Day 2: After our first night of camping, still a few hours away from Cradle Mountain, we drove along… Continue reading


It’s a taken a while coming, 4 weeks to be precise but I am in Australia and had to say goodbye to lovely New Zealand on 18th November 2012. When I landed, it… Continue reading

Tramping over active Volcanoes

On the ferry going to Picton to start my ‘Magic Adventure’ I met a girl who was telling me about her travels in the North Island. She had done part of the Tongariro… Continue reading

Bay of Islands

A large part of my personality is honesty, so I need to be honest when I say I was a little bit underwhelmed by the Bay of Islands in New Zealand… so many… Continue reading

Coromandel- the Wonderful tale of Angie-Pie and Juicy Lucy

While sitting in Wellington hostel just back from the South Island, I got an email from a friend, Angie, from the first bus to say she had extra time in New Zealand and… Continue reading