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Bali Thoughts

Bali Horns honking, scooters everywhere some loaded up with desks, kids, shopping. Shrines everywhere you look, offerings of flowers, incense, sweets and cigarettes outside shop doors and at junctions on the roads. Trash everywhere, ramshackle buildings alongside beautiful carved stone walls and decorative gates. Scooters coming from all directions, some headed the wrong way down…

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FIVE STAR PRICE, THREE STAR SERVICE.

Developer John Spence, whose Karma Royal Group runs the Rottnest Lodge, has had his plans to redevelop the Lodge agreed finally after trying for 10 years to get it through. Richard and I took our daughter, future son-in-law and our 3 year old grandson to stay at the Rottnest Lodge for one night last month.…

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Facebook Addict, not anonymous.

Hello everyone, my name is Sally and I’m an addict. A Facebook addict that is. No disrespect meant towards the poor souls battling more serious addictions. It is the first day of 2015 and today I started as I mean to go on by NOT immediately reaching for my mobile phone and heading straight for…

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Christmas in a Foreign Land

Christmas is looming fast. I’ve gone through the motions, the tree is up, most of the presents are nestling under it. I will sally forth to the shops tomorrow to track down a turkey and the required trimmings, which I am told by my youngest MUST include Yorkshire puddings. I keep waiting for the spirit…

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