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February 24, 2009

Some Local ‘Cul-cha’ (Australia #8)

Last month this continent country celebrated “Australia Day”, based on

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January 17, 2009

Reef Madness (Australia #7)

Work My little room is outfitted with a fridge and aircon. When I leave for work

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December 29, 2008

Demons and Australus (Australia #6)

On my first night back from the mine I was driving in my flatmate Peter’s car

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November 28, 2008

Crocs, Slang, Fruit (Australia #5)

My Croc-wearing Vancouver friends would be interested in knowing that Perthians seem

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October 26, 2008

MickMike Posi-Bolt (Australia #4)

So I’m back at work for my first full two-week swing. The first week is

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October 8, 2008

Summer Camp (Australia #3)

The CampWhen I arrived at the mining camp, the promised wireless internet connection

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September 25, 2008

Cosmos and Prospero (Australia #2)

Nicknames My buddy Dave Medilek, well known in Canada as ‘D-Med’ told me

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September 22, 2008

Quokkas and Kangaroos (Australia #1)

G’day mates, After a grueling 25 hours of first-class flights I have arrived

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Glico man August 27, 2008

The Future is Now (China/Japan #11)

Upon landing in Japan I was expecting to be guided by multi-lingual robot assistants

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August 26, 2008

Rising Sun (China #10, to Japan)

I have continued my eastward trend and have come to Japan. Before commenting on all

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August 26, 2008

Go West. New Frontier. Escape from Xinjiang (China...

Here are the final three China updates, emailed separately but posted together: Go

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July 7, 2008

Thousands of Kilometers. Down the Yangtze. Shanghainese. (China #4 to...

Thousands of Kilometers (China #4) In the last few days Oker and his Mandarin has

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