It's good for my memory to be in my place of birth, Melbourne. My leg and consciousness are still recovering from coma, extremely slowly, but to visit friends and family is quite profound. They all say my recovery progresses well, I suspect it is only me that is disappointed with it's speed. I still look [...]


Previously I had a preconception of Bali as a tourist destination for beach goers, for typical western tourists, actually now I know why it's on the u map, a unique place. The people here seem much more focussed on life. There are no office workers immersed in the hum drum of everyday western existence, I [...]


Just to demonstrate my enthusiasm for airports again, we are on our way today to Ubud, Bali. We have been there before, several times the last of which was for our honeymoon after our wedding. A spiritual place with many Hindu temples. I thought I can't pass up the opportunity to mention something about airports [...]