7 January 2014

Interesting times

Well 2013 has been an interesting year for me. There have been lots of big changes, all of which are for the better. However it has been rather exhausting, so it has been wonderful to come to Australia to catch up with friends and family.

This has been one of the highlights of the trip so far: sitting with my sister watching the sun come up over Arnhem Land from the top of a hill in the Kakadu National Park. Indeed the whole 'top end' experience has been fabulous - a 'new' part of Australia for me, and one which is definitely worth further exploration in the future. Lots of interesting rock art...

On Christmas Day I flew down to Perth, and have since spent a wonderful time travelling around the beautiful south-west of Western Australia, visiting family and friends in Dunsborough, Albany and Perth. It has been really great to catch up with people who I haven't seen for a very long time indeed - quite literally decades in some cases.

There is still another week to go!

I shall be leaving Dunsborough tomorrow to spend time in Perth. There is still quite a lot to fit in... as ever the time here seems too short. One new year's resolution must be to find a way of spending more time here with my family.

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