JETSETTER – ISSUE 1

WELCOME TO our first edition of Jetsetter. We are calling this a “periodical periodical” as it won’t be published to set deadlines; we’ll deliver it when we have some interesting news, or discover new and inspirational destinations, or it might be seasonal. Who knows! We hope you enjoy. Advertisements

GORILLAS IN THE MIST

The level of doubt increased as the eyes scanned upwards. Up…up…up…up. The Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, seemed just that, impenetrable. The rain had stopped, the humidity had taken a strangle-hold on the forest, and now it looked like it was smoking as the mist seeped out of the trees. It really was going to be gorillas […]

BEST VALUE HOLIDAY DESTINATIONS FOR AUSTRALIANS RIGHT NOW

The Best Value Holiday Destinations for Australians Right Now.
The Australian Dollar has been in free fall for the last 12 months, but for the traveller its not all doom and gloom.

Weekly Photo Challenge: Letters

Put letters together to make words. Put words together to form sentences. Put sentences together to produce chapters. Put chapters together to tell stories. There is an order to letters and to keep the letters in order there is the alphabet. To bring each letter to life is a picture that represents that letter, either […]

Weekly Photo Challenge: On Top

I love getting high! Never one to suffer from vertigo, I love being high….whether it be on top of a mountain after trekking for a few days, or from the Observation Deck of a skyscraper where the effort was no more strenuous than pushing the elevator button. I have always enjoyed sweeping views, particularly vistas […]

Weekly Photo Challenge: Street Life

Weekly Photo Challenge: Street Life Many societies live their life on the streets, they eat on the streets, they conduct business on the streets, they socialise on the streets, they educate and raise their children on the streets. They embrace street life. If you click on the photos you will see a short explanation of each […]

Weekly Photo Challenge: Green

I grew up on a merino sheep station called Greenfields. I’ve worked on Greenhill Road. I’ve even been green with envy, but as Kermit the Frog sang, “It’s not easy being green”, but it seems that I find it easy to photograph green The Dont Forget Travel Group is taking part in the Weekly Photo […]

Weekly Photo Challenge: Big

 I thought of all the big things in Australia like the Great Barrier Reef, the Great Ocean Road, the Great Australian Bite and thought they are big, they’re just great. I also thought of the movie starring Tom Hanks but realised it wasnt relevant. So here’s my take on this week’s theme: BIG The Dont Forget […]

Weekly Photo Challenge: Solitary

Weekly Photo Challenge: Solitary So many solitary moments to choose from, so I didn’t choose! I’ve included them all after a bit of culling. I found I could make anything fit the solitary theme if you put it into context. The Dont Forget Travel Group is taking part in the Weekly Photo Challenge, but we’re adding an […]

Weekly Photo Challenge: Near and Far

Weekly Photo Challenge: Near and Far The Dont Forget Travel Group is taking part in the Weekly Photo Challenge, but we’re adding an extra twist as we’re going to try and adapt the weekly theme into being “travel related” somehow! This week’s theme is: NEAR AND FAR. For an explanation of why I believe these pictures […]