A TRAVEL WEBSITE FULL OF TALES AND TIPS FROM A LIFETIME OF TRAVEL

Travel guides covering numerous destinations across the globe with a focus on: must-visit cities, places of historical and culture significance including Unesco World Heritage Sites, and opportunities to see wildlife in their natural habitats.

Read up-to-date tips and advice for expats based on my own experiences of expat life including our recent move to Australia.

 

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Australia

  • Top 10 things to do in Port Douglas

    Top 10 things to do in Port Douglas
  • 18 books to read before you visit Australia

    18 books to read before you visit Australia
  • My bonza Australian General Knowledge Quiz Part 1

    My bonza Australian General Knowledge Quiz Part 1
  • An unforgettable day with Brisbane Whale Watching

    An unforgettable day with Brisbane Whale Watching
  • 15 photographs that will inspire you to visit Queensland

    15 photographs that will inspire you to visit Queensland
  • Yummy! 10 interesting Australian foods you have to try

    Yummy! 10 interesting Australian foods you have to try

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6 common Australian myths debunked

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HI THIS IS ME – TRACY

Hello from Australia

Traveller, teacher, train lover, and milkshake connoisseur.Now living and working in my 7th country and experiencing life in Queensland, Australia.

I write to inspire others whatever their age to explore the world - near and far!

I have travelled for over 30 years including solo in my 20's , as a single parent in my 30's and now in my 40's and beyond with my husband. House sitter and aspiring grey nomad a life of location independence is my goal.

Over 40 years ago I dreamt of a life well travelled and that is the life I live!

Dream it, plan it, do it!!

Carpe Diem

Tracy

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“Once the travel bug bites there is no known antidote, and I know that I shall be happily infected until the end of my life”
-- Michael Palin