Author Archives: David

Our Tokyo Disney Gang

The reason we were in Tokyo and Tokyo Disney was largely as a prelude to Frank Hobson’s 13th birthday.  So it is appropriate I put up some photos of  the gang enjoying themselves at Tokyo Disney. The girls and Frank … Continue reading

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Loving what is Unique to Tokyo Disney and the Characters

I don’t like to compare Disney Parks as they are each a slightly different experience.  Tokyo DisneySea is of course unique to Tokyo and Tokyo Dinseyland also brings some Japanese uniqueness to the Magic Kingdom.  Em really got into the … Continue reading

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Looking Good and Matching at Tokyo Disneyland

Day 3 in Tokyo was Day 2 at Disney for us and our first time to the Tokyo Dinseyland park.  We observed from our day at Tokyo DisneySea that at Tokyo Disney the thing to do is to either dress … Continue reading

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Tokyo DisneySea – Selfies, Characters and Costumes

With iPhones in hand it meant DisneySea was a snap of selfies as we made our way through the day. Characters would pop up here and there but we were unsure if we were allowed to get photos with them.  … Continue reading

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Billimina Shelter – Aboriginal Art – Grampians

Billimina Shelter is one of four Aboriginal Art sites in the Grampians and although it is a 1 hour drive to the far west side of the Grampians, from Halls Gap, it is worth it as a chance to take … Continue reading

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Christmas Morning Run – The Pinnacle, Grampians

While Kerrie and Moo spent Christmas morning relaxing in Halls Gap making pancakes, Em and I went on an 8km run up to The Pinnacle and then back via the Wonderland Loop. We took the direct route from Halls Gap … Continue reading

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Hiking Chatauqua Peak and MacKenzie Falls – Grampians

Sunday morning, after dropping Ruby off at the Kennels in Stawell, we headed to Halls Gap to set off on a short hike up to Chatauqua Peak. Normally this track is a loop via Clematis Falls but the falls side … Continue reading

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