Victoria, Australia Road Trip: Halls Gap & The Grampians (Part 2 of the Great Southern Touring Route) – May 2017

It's a long morning drive to Halls Gap from Warrnambool, approx. 3-4hours. We headed to the Tower Hill Reserve first, a drive-through reserve, though you're free to park at the carpark and go for a stroll. Tower Hill Reserve Emus are common at the reserve,and this one got close to us, looking for handouts, but …

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Victoria, Australia Road Trip: The Great Ocean Road (Part 1 of the Great Southern Touring Route) – May 2017

So we decided on Melbourne this time around because of the Great Ocean Road drive, plain and simple. I've heard it's one of the best drives in the world and I love road trips - exploring a region, driving, getting lost, the works! We expanded the drive to take on the Great Southern Touring route, starting …

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Visiting Xi’an – The Terracotta Army Mausoleum of Emperor Qin

As promised last week, this week I'll be talking about what we were up to when we got back to Xi'an. For those unsure, Xi'an's most popular attraction is the Terracotta Army Museum, sculptures depicting the armies of the Qin Dynasty's Emperor, Qin Shi Huang. We left bright and early and headed towards the museum. It's …

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