The Sleeper Train

The Sleeper Train

April 19, 2010 Vietnam by Steve Martin Edit

Jo decided we need an adventure within our adventure. I agreed. Both of us now don't quite regret it, but the sleeper train wasn't exactly the adventure we envisioned.

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Saigon

Saigon

April 18, 2010 Vietnam by Steve Martin Edit

Ho Chi Minh is everywhere. His smiling face beams down from posters and billboards often framed by the red flag with the yellow star. It's an instant reminder that we are in a communist country.

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Paris

Paris

April 06, 2010 Paris by Steve Martin Edit

 For this trip we have a list of Big Things we want to see and do. At the top of the list and high on the mind of James is a visit to the Eiffell Tower.... or as he calls it "the eye-pell tower". James also insists that when we visit we have "coffee & orange juice" at the very top.

 

Photo: Benh LIEU SONG

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Getting Ready in Sydney

Getting Ready in Sydney

March 30, 2010 Bloggies by Steve Martin Edit

I suppose the trip has started now in ernest. last wednesday the house was finally settled and all the t's crossed and i's dotted. That meant a 10 hour trip up the Hume highway for a week at the grandparents before we fly out to Vietnam.

Thankfully Jo, James and Emily had flown on ahead so it was just me and the cat, a car load of stuff and the trailer with my motorcycle.[ Whoever thought we could have so much stuff!!!]

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