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Sunday, October 26, 2014

Cold, hard facts of a trip back in time (Northwest Passage)

as appearing on Daily Telegraph
WE’RE crowded on the bridge, at least 20 of us, peering out to the horizon with powerful binoculars and telephoto lenses. Surely we’ll see something soon. Polar bears, whales, countless seabirds and even a rare species of caribou are all checked off but something is still missing up here in the high Arctic of Nunavut, Canada. Ice.

Story appears online as
Cruise the Northwest Passage on Akademik Ioffe with One Ocean Expeditions

The Australian | The Telegraph | Perth Now | Courier Mail | Adelaide Now Herald Sun | The Mercury | The NT News
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Print story ran: Sunday Telegraph (NSW), Sunday Mail (QLD), Sunday Mail (SA), Sunday Tasmanian

Thursday, July 17, 2014

Fearsome traditions captivate

As published in The Daily Telegraph. Also appeared in The Advertiser/SA Weekend | The Courier Mail/Canvas

Online at: The Daily Telegraph | Herald Sun

Sunday, March 30, 2014

Petra Jordan: Ageing stone metropolis



Running online as "Visit Petra, Wadi Rum and the Dead Sea in Jordan" at
The Telegraph | Perth Now | Courier Mail | Herald Sun

 

Ran in print editions of Sunday Telegraph (NSW) and Sunday Herald Sun (VIC)

Sunday, March 2, 2014

Saturday, January 4, 2014

Lindblad Alaska. Pristine and precious

This story appeared in print editions of Melbourne's Herald Sun and Brisbane's Courier Mail. At time of writing the story had not appeared on line.

Thursday, January 2, 2014

Cheap flights on Scoot: Is it worth paying for an upgrade to ScootBiz?


HER eyes met mine. Silky brown, framed in a perfect face, yet they betrayed a tinge of apprehension. 
 
"I'm sorry sir, but we cannot." No, I'm not trying on an upgrade or pushing for an extra glass of bubbles.

I'm flying ScootBiz on the new low cost carrier Scoot out of Sydney on TZ1 to Singapore and onward to Bangkok.

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