Category Archives: Australia – 2014-15

Sunday 12/14/14 Fremantle and Rottnest Island

Breakfast in Fremantle at Fremantle Bake House. Food is quite expensive all around.  As in the states the era of Wonder Bread is over, the breakfast was really good. Off to Rottnest Island, a nature preserve, tourist trap 20 minutes … Continue reading

Posted in Australia - 2014-15, Fremantle | Leave a comment

Saturday 12/13/14 Fremantle

We’re staying in a 3 bedroom townhouse style apartment on the edge of one of Fremantle’s several boat anchorages. It is extremely windy in its exposure to the sea. Woke to find that the kids had in fact arrived after … Continue reading

Posted in Australia - 2014-15, Fremantle | Leave a comment

Friday 12/12/14 – Arrived in Melbourne – Transit to Perth

After a snow delayed departure from Albany, rerouting to Charlottesville instead of Newark to get to Los Angeles to pick up the 15 hour flight to Melbourne, we have arrived in Australia. Now waiting for a domestic flight to get … Continue reading

Posted in Australia - 2014-15, News, Perth | Leave a comment

12/10/14 Departure – Australia Trip

Depart to Albany International Airport – to Newark – on to LA – then Melbourne Australia. Maybe 28 elapsed hours – 20 hours flying time. Left Hudson just in time for the snow storm that is covering the Northeast.

Posted in Australia - 2014-15, Melbourne | Leave a comment

Prep for Australia Trip

Packed – Ready To Go We are trying to keep our baggage train to a minimum. Caught between the prongs of having too much crap and not having something crucial. One of those bags contains too many presents for Jesse … Continue reading

Posted in Adelaide, Australia - 2014-15, Melbourne, Perth, Sydney | Leave a comment