Wednesday, January 19, 2005

$$$ Australia for the right price

Australia is always on my mind. It seems like the two weeks I spent there nearly 5 years ago started this electricity inside me that doesn't subside. And then I found work in the Aussie travel business, and now feel like I'm on a diet and working in a candy store. Ahhh, at least I get to look.

Someone said recently that Australia is like the US in the 1950s. I believe they meant in the sense of how friendly people are, and welcoming. Australia/New Zealand remains on people's wish list for years. What causes people to actually stop in their tracks and say, "This is the Year" ? If I knew that I'd be rich (actually no, I'd still be scraping by) but at least the Australian government would be rich and I would keep my job in this ever-threatened travel industry.

So here is the start of my blog. Honest, anonymous, advice from a Aussie/NZ travel insider. If you have a question, I'll give you an answer. If I don't know, I will find out. No company lines here though. I'll leave that for my day job.