Read and rate Travel Journal Entries for Eltham, Victoria, Australia

Aug 24, 2013 - Not long to go

Hello readers, It is now less than a week before Maree and I set off for our next adventure, this time to Portugal and Spain. I had originally planned for us to do a walk across England but Maree decided that in September the weather was likely to be too cold and wet in Britain. Our friends Bruce and Gina Evans mentioned that they had done a supported walk along the Camino de Santiago in 2012. This seemed like a good compromise, with warm weather and even a bus to take us past the 'boring' bits. As the trip is only for 15 days I looked...

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Jun 8, 2013 - Our Holiday

Some time ago we thought about taking a holiday! We have looked, researched and booked.....now the time has come for us to fly - half way across the world to experience a country we have seen many times in movies and read about in books and only ever imagined. Join us on our holiday by reading our blog. You can leave comments and messages if you like! Love the Evans family

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Trip Journal

Evans USA 2013

May 10, 2011 - 01. Ready to go

Well, after 5000km of training and 60 000 metres of climbing today is the day I set off. I purchased a new bike for the trip and I've packed it carefully with lots of bubble wrap and cardboard for strength. I've also packed some clothing around it and just hope that the baggage handlers treat the bag with some care. The rest of my luggage fits into a smallish case and a largish carry-on bag. If I have forgotten anything I'll just have to buy it in Italy. The last couple of days I haven't had a chance to ride and now I'm facing more than 20...

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