Where is Howie?
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Category Archives: Tasmania
The airplane after being 30 minutes late taking off, made an aborted landing, pulled up at the last minute and circled around to try again. I am glad that we only have 2 flights left, and only one is essential. … Continue reading
We almost got to Hobart when Howie realized that his computer cord was left at the last cabin. We turned around, drove 1.5 hours back, got the cable, and then returned to Hobart. I dumped Howie at the hotel and … Continue reading
We rented bikes from Maria Island Ferry and biked around Maria Island National Park. The hills made us remember Croatia.
We drove 2 hours to a RV park with cabins. No pictures today.
We needed a slow, quiet day. We drove to Hobart and walked in the craft market for awhile, ate street food for lunch (something we have not done in a long time), then checked in early to a nice B&B … Continue reading
We drove to Mt Field National Park and did a few short hikes. On the first hike, we saw a platypus swimming that Howie thought was a big fish. After dropping Howie at the hotel, I drove into town and … Continue reading
We took the ferry to Echo Point and walked through tree roots and mud for 4 hours back to the Visitors Center at the end of Lake St. Clair. Along the way Howie fell and went swimming in a mud … Continue reading
We learned this morning that Amarjeet had a baby boy on Dec 3. He has not been named yet. Peter led us to some interesting if unfruitful sites. We walked the short walks at Lake St. Clair.
We took a Gordon river cruise. It visited Sarah Island, a convict site, Hell’s Gate, the narrow entrance into the Macquarie Harbour, fish farms in the harbor, and a tour up the Gordon river to a walkway in the World … Continue reading