Retired – Melbourne, Australia
Travelled a number of times in recent years to Pacific isles.
1998 and 1999 China on a number of occasions.
I prefer to do my own thing in preference to package tours.
2000 April/May/June – Western Europe, Denmark and Sweden where I met my son studying there. Then we travelled Norway to the Arctic then Helsinki and Estonia.
2001 Oct/Nov – Russia, Baltics, Poland, Hungary, Switzerland, Italy, Germany.
2002 May/June – Western and Eastern Europe
2003 May – New Zealand – hiking the south island.
2003 Oct/Nov – Thailand, East Europe, Switzerland and Canada.
2004 April – I returned to Thailand and travelled the Golden triangle, Burma, Laos and couldn’t miss Angkor Wat in Cambodia.
2004 May/June – I travelled for a couple of months in France, Belgium, Ireland and U.K.
2005 April/May – Italy, Portugal and Spain and The Netherlands.
2005 Oct/Nov – Travelled Vietnam from Sai Gon to Ha Noi then up to Sa Pa for hiking in the mountains.
2006 May/June – To Chile, Brazil, Peru and Bolivia.
2007 May – to France and Switz
2008 April – Europe, Jersey, Canada and Gautemala
2009 – New Zealand hiking Bay of Isl, Abel Tasman Nat Park and Queen Charlotte Sound.
2009 April/May – Thailand & Switzerland Austria Czech Rep Germany
2009 November – Nepal & India
2010 April May – Switzerland France UK Canada
2010 Nov Dec – Turkey & Egypt
2011 May June – France, Germany & Croatia
2012 April – New York and California
2012 June – Switzerland & Turkey
2013 April/May – Morocco Switzerland Germany Paris Denmark Sweden
- Country Australia
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- Languages English.
- Favourite Places Vevey and any mountain in Switzerland
- Interests Bushwalking, gold prospecting and travelling as often as the $ permits.
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