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A House of Zips

A House of Zips

By on Sep 7, 2014 in Camping, Life Lessons | 0 comments

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While staying in a number of caravan parks recently I’ve noticed the number of people who ‘live’ in some of the parks.  This fact was really bought home to us the other day when we saw kids heading off to school from the park we were staying in.  I guess people choose to live permanently in caravan parks for many reasons  – it has an...

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Working in a tent

Working in a tent

By on Sep 3, 2014 in Camping, Online Business, Traveling Office, Work and travel | 0 comments

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As you may or may not know we are working on the road. This will be a much easier task once we leave Australia and can work at a desk in a house/room. Currently we’re camping and find ourselves working in the tent in the evenings when it cools down. If we need to work during the day we have to find a cool place – might be a camp kitchen, a cafe or in the...

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Monkey Mia Magic

Monkey Mia Magic

By on Aug 26, 2014 in Camping, Coffee, Travel experiences | 0 comments

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For me Monkey Mia was always going to be one of the highlights of our camping trip in Australia. You see when I was about 12 my little brother won a trip to any where in Australia and after some discussion it was decided that we’d go as far as possible from King Island where we lived – so Western Australia it was! Mum really wanted to visit Monkey Mia...

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Monopolies and customer service – Tom Price Tourist Park

Monopolies and customer service – Tom Price Tourist Park

By on Aug 25, 2014 in Accommodation, Camping, Travel planning | 2 comments

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Just because you are the only place in town can you neglect customer service? I think we have just witnessed the worse examples of customer service and blatant naziism I have ever witnessed. Obviously the old adage that the customer is always right, doesn’t apply when you have a monopoly. We arrive early today into the Tom Price valley caravan park after...

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Working on the road and … in a tent!

Working on the road and … in a tent!

By on Aug 20, 2014 in Camping, Life Hacking, Life Lessons, Online Business, Traveling Office, Work and travel | 0 comments

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Ok, I’ll make this shortish – people keep asking us how we’re managing to do this amazing adventure and the truth is we’re not millionaires, we haven’t won tatts lotto and a rich aunty hasn’t passed away and left us all her loot! We’re actually working as we go.  In fact we’ve managed to take some of the same tasks we...

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