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We have been visiting the Margaret River wine region for decades now and it’s the perfect place to spend a few nights or even a couple weeks. This guide includes a quick overview of the area as well as tips on the best places to eat and where you can find unmissable experiences in the beautiful south-west region of Western Australia.
It’s a first world country with first world entertainment and after a mountain of travel experiences over the last 600 days we were ready to plant our feet for a few months and do the odd attraction. In no particular order here are our kids favourite things to do in Perth, Western Australia...
From the thousands of photos take during our travels to Israel, Palestinian Territories, Jordan, Turkey and United Arab Emirates, these are my favourite. At the crossroads of continents and a melting pot of culture and religion, this region posses a long and rich history. From deserts to beaches, and 5 star hotels to hostels, we experienced it all in the Middle East. Find out which photos made the cut.
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Seeing the world from different perspectives provides an ideal atmosphere for reflection and meditation on life, society, culture, love and family. These musing are our pondering thoughts down on paper. A sort of therapy if you wish, to help digest the vast number of new experiences. Enjoy!
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