Second Day in Hobart (25 January 2016)

Second Day in Hobart (25 January 2016)

Twice we have visited Hobart, never have we seen so much sunshine and blue sky. The morning started with a little cloud but the weather was brilliant in the afternoon and evening. We visited the Metro shop in Elizabeth street, took a few printed timetables and asked...
First Day in Hobart (24 January 2016)

First Day in Hobart (24 January 2016)

  The not so reliable budget airline surprisingly arrived at our destination – Hobart, 20 minutes earlier than the scheduled time. There was only one baggage claim belt at the arrival terminal. We waited for around 5 minutes for our bags, small airport but...
Hokkaido trip roundup: From Kushiro to Sapporo

Hokkaido trip roundup: From Kushiro to Sapporo

From Kushiro to Sapporo 15 & 16 May 2015 were final days of our trip in Hokkaido. In the morning we took a scroll around the hotel before breakfast.  It was such a quiet morning that you could hardly hear any noise. It was overcast but the air was fresh and clean....
Day 8 from Kussharu to Kushiro

Day 8 from Kussharu to Kushiro

14 May 2015. Day 8: from Kussharu to Kushiro 釧路. In the morning we drove along Lake Kussharu to two other tourist attractions. It was a cold morning, no wonder the temperature dropped to 7 degree Celsius. We went through the famous town of Kawayu Hot Spring.  It was...
Day 6 from Monbetsu to Kussharo

Day 6 from Monbetsu to Kussharo

12 May 2015 In the morning we walked out to the vicinity of the hotel, it was seven in the morning but like the other places, the town was still in sound asleep. The hotel is close to a bus terminal.  A few people were waiting there for a coach.   Today we were...