The Bulletin’s story on the expensive Sealink ferry to Kangaroo Island

January 22, 2007

On January 5th I wrote this post about how extraordinarily expensive the sealink ferry to Kangaroo Island is. On January 9th The Bulletin published this story on the same topic which included the following gems: Read the rest of this entry »


The Sealink Ferry to Kangaroo Island

January 5, 2007

On our recent holiday, Mr T and I visited Kangaroo Island via the Sealink Ferry, the return fare on which for a Corolla and two adults was an astonishing $317! Read the rest of this entry »


What is it with hotel irons?

January 3, 2007

Ok, this is just a personal thing. Why are hotel irons usually not up to scratch? In almost every hotel they leak or they’re pretty poor or just not up to the standard of the rest of the hotel. It’s as if the hotel doesn’t trust guests not to steal good irons! Notable exceptions to this general observation include the Peninsula in HK and Crown Towers in Melbourne.

Lift your game, hotels!