The Ghost of Christmas Past

Monica retrieved this Christmas newsletter that I sent to her 17 years ago. I am going to share it with you verbatim. MERRY CHRISTMAS 1999 Greetings to all, This is my second attempt at an annual newsletter. Unfortunately, I don’t have wonderful tales of travel and adventure to share. I lived the ‘high life’ in … Continue reading

Andrea’s Adventures in the Land Down Under (2014) – Uluru Sunset and Aussie BBQ

G’day, mates (tee hee)! It was late afternoon on the 27th of October 2014, when the tour bus picked me at the Sails in the Desert Hotel bound for Uluru – Kata Tjuta National Park.  Uluru, also known as Ayer’s Rock, is a sacred site and one of the most iconic sights of Australia.  Everything I … Continue reading

Andrea’s Adventures in the Land Down Under (2014) – Uluru Bound

On Monday, the 27th of October 2014, at 7:15 AM, I boarded the JetStar flight bound for Ayer’s Rock. To my surprise, there is no town of Ayer’s Rock. It is a resort with an airport (AYQ), three hotels, serviced apartments, and a campground. The resort also has a shopping centre with a bank, a … Continue reading