Travel

Cruise & Travel with John Pond ©

RETIRE ON A CRUISE SHIP If you are one of the many seniors that has discovered the joys of cruising and look forward to your next holiday o...

The Macleay Valley Coast

Located at five locations along the Mid North Coast of NSW, The Macleay Valley Coastal Holiday Parks’ has something for everyone.

Get off the Highway to another World…

a blend of tranquil hideaway & vibrant village…a world famed for beautiful sunrises &

BYRON STILL BOASTS ITS BEATNIKS, SURF BREAKS AND THE KOMBI VAN BRIGADE

BUT JUST DON’T TRY TO DRIVE THROUGH TOWN IN A HURRY REPORTS JOHN McNAMEE The late winter sun was peeping around the spectacular white t...

Save the Date- Newcastle Caravan, Camping & Holiday Expo

The Newcastle Caravan, Camping and Holiday Expo is on again from 17-19 February and this year will be held at the Newcastle Entertainment Ce...

Braving the fiends of Fingal Bay!!!

John McNamee stirs up some fond memories in picturesque Port Stephens TEEMING rain spattered the windscreen of the Moonshadow’s wheelhouse...

Bem-vindo! Welcome to Timor-Leste.

Timor Leste or East Timor as we Australian’s know it is our newest nation neighbour.

Lord Howe Island in 2 Hours!

Travelling to Lord Howe Island takes less than 2 hours. It is our closest island.

A WAVE OF EXPLORATION IN A MISTY MOUNTAIN RETREAT

By John McNamee   “Couldn’t we go somewhere different, just the two of us, why does it always have to be a threesome,” She Who Hands...

RUNNING HEADLONG INTO RAMPANT NATURE!!!

JOHN McNAMEE  RIDES THE CREST OF A WAVE OF WONDERS ON THE NSW MID-NORTH COAST.

Tamworth – a hidden gem

The Tamworth Region is a hidden gem inviting you to discover the beauty, natural wonders and tempting flavours on offer.

Experience the Great Lakes

Imagine this ….. your own patch of sand miles away from the crowds ….

World Champion of Champions Bowls at Norfolk

orfolk Island is host to the 2010 World Champion of Champions. This championship differs from other singles events in that players must win...

Christmas Island – Australia’s Galapagos

In every direction we look all we can see is red – the roads, the jungle, the footpaths, they are all one seething mass of crimson red...

Vibrant Autumn in Queenstown

As summer melts into autumn, the Central Otago landscape ignites into vibrant colour, mornings and evenings freshen and a touch of magic sce...

Hunter Valley – Australia’s Oldest Wine Region

There’s a point in the Hunter Valley Wine Country, as you take the dirt road up Pokolbin Mountain, where you can look back at the Vall...

Ragu and Red Wine on a Real Roman Holiday

JOHN McNAMEE DISCOVERS MORE THAN ANCIENT GLORY IN THE ETERNAL CITY AS we stood beside the swiftly-flowing brown torrent, the majestic loom o...

A Tale of Two Buried Cities

JOHN McNAMEE GOES BACK IN TIME IN THE ITALIAN COUNTRYSIDE TO VISIT THE EXCAVATED SITES OF OSTIA ANTICA AND POMPEII IT was mid-morning and t...

Why The So-Called Grey Nomads Are Seeing Red!

John McNamee reports on an obsession that’s driving us into a global odyssey.