Indexes

Italics indicates date in The first six months book.

Individual entries in chronological order.

By Country

Africa:

Egypt

  • December 27th-29th; January 1st-2nd (1996-1997)
  • January 19th-22nd, 24th (2010)

Kenya

  • July 6th-11th, 22nd (2012)

Libya 

  • January 6th, 8th-11th (2010)

Mauritania

  • April 27th-30th (1998)

Morocco

  • March 21st-27th; April 3rd-4th, 13th-14th, 18th-20th (1998) 

Rwanda

  • July 19th-20th (2012)

Tanzania

  • July 26th-30th, August 1st (2012) 

Uganda

  • July 12th-13th, 15-16th (2012)

Western Sahara 

  • April 21st-22nd (1998)

Americas:

Canada

  • January 3rd (1996) 

USA

  • November 7th-10th, 12th-13th, 20th-21st, 25th-30th; December 2nd, 9th-20th, 30th-31st; January 7th, 14th; February 5th-6th (1992-1993)
  • November 1st (1998)
  • January 23rd (1999)
  • July 23rd (1999) 
  • September 12th-17th (1999)
  • 2nd October (1999)
  • 29th-31st October (1999) 
  • September 8th-11th, 19-22nd, 27th-1st October (2017)
  • April 7th-12th, 15th-16th (2018)
  • September 4th-5th, 7th (2018)
  • October 16th (2018) 
  • March 10th (2019) 
  • August 9th-15th, 17th-18th, 20th-25th (2019) 

Jamaica

  • July 17th-18th (2003) 

Australasia:

Australia

  • April 17th (1988)  (aged 14) 
  • November 6th (1999) 
  • November 4th-5th (2002) 
  • May 10th-14th (2004) 
  • June 18th (2005) 
  • July 3rd (2005)
  • August 29th-3rd September (2005)
  • October 28th (2005)
  • November 2nd-3rd (2005)
  • May 23rd-25th (2016)
  • October 3rd-7th (2016)
  • October 9th-10th (2017)
  • June 19th-20th (2022) 
  • June 24th-5th July (2022)

New Zealand

  • October 19th-27th (2001) 
  • May 9th (2019)

Central Asia:

Turkmenistan

  • April 23rd-26th; May 1st-2nd (2016)

Europe:

Austria

  • February 22nd (2015)

Denmark

  • June 5th (1996) 
  • June 22nd (1996) 
  • July 21st (1996) 
  • January 15-18th (1997) 

Finland

  • March 7th-9th, 14th (2013)

France

  • August 27th-28th (1994)
  • March 11th-13th (1998)

Germany

  • October 14th-15th (2013)
  • February 2nd-4th, 12th-13th, 23-25th (2015)
  • December 4th-5th, 7th-8th (2018)

Ireland

  • September 23rd-26th (1996)

Italy

  • August 2nd-5th & 7th (1994)
  • August 27th-28th (1994)
  • May 3rd-8th (2016)

Norway 

  • April 5th-6th (1996)

Poland

  • March 29th-2nd April (2017) 

Portugal

  • February 26th-27th; March 1st-6th (2020)

Romania

  • February 19th-21st (2015)

Spain

  • March 15th-21st (1998)

The Netherlands

  • October 11th-13th (2013)

United Kingdom

  • June 23rd (1993) 
  • August 26th (1993)
  • January 26th (1997)
  • January 12-13th (1998)
  • February 7th-11th, 14th, 17th-18th (1998)
  • October 8th (1998)
  • January 29th-February 1st, 28th (2015)
  • December 1st, 3rd (2018)

Middle East

Israel  

  • December 21st-26th; January 4th-5th (1996-1997)

Jordan

  • November 22nd-24th (2010)

Lebanon 

  • November 11th-12th (2019) 

Syria

  • November 14th-19th (2010)

South America

Peru

  • June 6th-17th (2018) 

Specialties:

Unique Experiences

  • Kissing the Blarney Stone, Ireland (1996) – September 24th 
  • Timbuktu, Mali (1998) – May 29th-30th 
  • Woodstock 99, NY, USA (1999) – July 23rd-25th
  • Space Camp, Alabama, USA (1999) – September 12th-17th
  • “Somewhere In Time” Weekend, Mackinac Island, USA (1999) – October 29th-31st
  • Crossing the Nullarbor Plain, Australia (2004) – May 10th-14th 
  • White water rafting, Uganda (2012) – July 13th 
  • African Game Safaris, Kenya & Tanzania (2012) – July 9th,  26th-28th 
  • Gorilla Trek, Rwanda (2012) – 20th July 
  • Ice hotel & Ice Breaker Ship, Finland (2013) – March 7th 
  • Northern Lights, Finland (2013) – March 8th-9th 
  • European River Cruise (2013) – October 11th-15th 
  • Driving through a rainbow, Australia (2016) – May 25th 
  • Bette Midler on Broadway, USA (2017) – September 30th 
  • Storm chasing, USA (2019) – 17th-22nd, 26th-28th, 31st-2nd June

Trains

  • USA via Amtrak pass (1992) – November 20th-21st, 26th-27th; December 2nd, 9th-20th, 30th-31st 
  • UK & Germany (2015) – February 2nd-4th
  • Romania to Germany (2015) – February 21st-22nd 
  • Titicaca Train, Cusco to Puno, Peru (2018) – June 8th
  • UK & Germany (2018) – December 4th-5th, 8th
  • Los Angeles to Washington D.C. (2019) – August 9th-12th 
  • Portugal to London (2020) – March 5th-6th 
  • Signal Box at Don River Railway (2022) – June 26th 
  • West Coast Wilderness Railway, Australia (2022) – July 5th 

Christmas themed

  • Christmas Eve in Bethlehem, Israel – December 24th (1996)
  • Santa Village, Finland – March 8th (2013) 
  • Christmas Markets, Germany – December 5th, 7th (2018)

Disney

Disney World Orlando

  • November 27th-29th (1992)

Disneyland Paris

  • August 28th (1994)
  • March 13th (1998)

Disneyland Los Angeles

  • October 16th-17th  (2018)

Packing

  • Packing list and packing cubes (2015) – January 28th 
  • Luggage for trains (2015) – February 4th 
  • Bag weights and hand luggage contents (2016) April 23rd 
  • Packing the car for a two week road trip (2022) – June 24th- 25th 
  • How luggage worked from the car into accommodation (small details) (2022) – June 26th-27th

Flights

  • London to Melbourne (aged 9) (1984) – January 25th      
  • London to Tel Aviv, Israel (1996) – December 21st   
  • Melbourne to Jamaica (2003) – July 17th-18th 
  • Melbourne to London (2015) – January 28th 
  • Melbourne to Sydney (2015) – August 16th 
  • Melbourne to Turkmenistan (2016) – April 23rd-24th 
  • London to Melbourne (2018) – September 18th 
  • Arrival in Los Angeles timings (2018) – October 16th 
  • Melbourne to Los Angeles (2019) – 17th May 
  • Oklahoma to Las Vegas as first time One World Sapphire (2019) – 2nd June

Lottie the Arkana

  • Perth to Melbourne (2004) – May 10th-14th
  • Warrnambool (2005) – June 18th 
  • Seymour (2005) – July 3rd 
  • Melbourne to Far North Queensland (2005) – September 29th-3rd 
  • Far North Queensland (2005) – October 28th

Nanny Stories

  • On holiday in Italy (1994) – August 2nd-5th & 7th 
  • Scotland (1998) – 31st July; 6th August 

Netball Stories

  • Tri Series, New Zealand (2001) – October 19th-27th 
  • International Netball Showdown, Australia (2002) – February 15th-16th
  • Netball World Championships, Jamaica (2003) – 17th-18th July 
  • Netball World Championships, Australia (2015) – 16th August 

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