Cirque du Soleil – Kooza

When our four sons were much younger we once took them to a Cirque du Soleil show. It was fantastic. Many different shows have come to Melbourne over the years but we hadn’t found the time to go. So this year when they came to Melbourne with their show, Kooza, Karen and I decided to buy…

Rugged Cape Schanck

There are so many options of things to see and do here on the Mornington Peninsula. So when Karen’s cousins from Germany visited us it was hard to make a decision on what to show them. However summer crowds narrowed the choices somewhat. Normally I would start with somewhere in the Point Nepean National Park but…

Blogger’s Recognition Award

Thanks to Vanessa from Wanderlust Plus One for nominating me for a Blogger’s Recognition Award. I’m happy just writing about my travels usually but it is nice to post about an award. I have enjoyed reading about the adventures Vanessa and Chris have taken with their son Jerome, particularly about their trip to Japan which was…

Tokyo National Museum

After a month in Japan our time was nearly up. We had checked out of our apartment in Shibuya and travelled by train to Nippori where we had stored our luggage in luggage lockers ready to go to Narita airport at the end of the day. Now we were back in Ueno Park, where we had finished the…