Tag Archives: culture

Perth

By mid May we reached our destination, Perth! Very pleased to have accomplished such a journey – from one end of Australia to the other! Here are some highlights of our time in Perth when we first arrived.

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Melbourne

We spent a couple of rainy days sightseeing in the state capital of Melbourne

Canberra

At the beginning of April 2014, we spent a day exploring the nation’s capital

View of Capital Hill from Mount Ainslie lookout
View of Capital Hill from Mount Ainslie lookout
Australian War Memorial
Australian War Memorial
Cycling past Lake Burley Griffin and the Captain James Cook memorial fountain
Cycling past Lake Burley Griffin and the Captain James Cook memorial fountain
Parliament House
Parliament House
Inside the House of Representatives chamber
Inside the House of Representatives chamber
The Senate chamber
The Senate chamber

Ho Chi Minh City

Our last stop was the memorable metropolis of Ho Chi Minh City, formerly Saigon, the largest city in Vietnam

Luang Prabang

Luang Prabang kept us busy for a number of days, visiting the temples of the ancient town and amazing waterfalls nearby

Vientiane

We enjoyed sightseeing in the French inspired city of Vientiane, the capital of Laos

Chiang Mai

We enjoyed our time in the cultural city of Chiang Mai in northern Thailand, visiting more temples and exploring the hilltribe villages

St Andrews, Fife

A little seaside getaway to St Andrews in June 2013.  We stopped off at a couple of other popular tourist spots on the way home.

Copenhagen, Denmark

We spent a few days in the Danish capital city of Copenhagen in June 2013.  Take a look at some of our pictures.


While we were there we also visited LEGOLAND Billund!

Posing for a picture outside the main entrance to LEGOLAND!
Posing for a picture outside the main entrance to LEGOLAND!