Cricket, Coffee and Culture in Melbourne – Australian Days 5

Monday 18th January to Tuesday 19th There is a considerable rivalry between Sydney and Melbourne (think Glasgow and Edinburgh!). So having been to the former it was time for us to head to the State of Victoria and investigate the delights of its capital. Melbourne is a city of some 3.5 million people and continually appears in the top ten cities in the world to … Continue reading Cricket, Coffee and Culture in Melbourne – Australian Days 5

Australian Days 3 – Crocodiles, COffee and Churches

Saturday 10th to Sunday 11th January Kangaroo Valley Nowra is about two hours drive down the coast from Sydney. At 32,000 it is the largest town in the Shoalhaven area. Driving here from the North West was fascinating as we came through a place called Kangaroo Valley – it is stunning. You enter by a steep mountain pass, and you leave by a steep mountain … Continue reading Australian Days 3 – Crocodiles, COffee and Churches

Espressos, Pasta, Wine, Praise and Preaching – Pesaro – Congresso Missione – Day 2

Pesaro – Friday 31st October 2014 It is always interesting sharing a room with a stranger. We got on fine – apart from being woken at 4am with the snoring! Thank the Lord for the IPhone and earphones, which allowed Beethoven to soothe me, back to sleep. Food for the Body Lets talk about food. Italy is rightly famous for its food and this hotel … Continue reading Espressos, Pasta, Wine, Praise and Preaching – Pesaro – Congresso Missione – Day 2