Life is in the detail

Tasmania holds a special place in my heart for unspoiled beauty, solitude and ease of travel.

Simon - Original Traveller

Simon Dias

Original Travel Expert

I have extensive travel experience throughout Australasia and Far East.

My travels

Tornado

Travel Things I Want To Do Before I Die

  • See the Northern Lights in Norway
  • Go storm chasing in tornado alley, USA
  • Make several more trips to Melbourne for the Australian Open tennis
Iguassu-Falls

Best Moments

  • Seeing a total solar eclipse in the Faroe Islands
  • Getting caught in a violent storm at Iguassu Falls
  • Travelling the entire length of Australia's west coast by road
  • Standing at the end of the runway at Raratonga airport and getting sandblasted by a 747 taking off
Backpacker

Toughest Travel Moment

  • Backpacking for the first time in the early 90's and not really knowing how to do it!
Policie

Weirdest Travel Moment

  • Driving through the Czech Republic, getting stopped at a police checkpoint and my passenger being asked to show his driving licence but not me!

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