A Week in Western Australia

J and I headed to Western Australia for a week’s holiday. It was a second visit to our largest state for both us, mine was when I was in primary school on a family holiday, and J’s first trip was a work trip only the week before we went together!
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Weekend in Darwin

After barely seeing J throughout July and August, I decided we needed a weekend away. I had originally thought we would just head into the city for a couple of nights, but J thought some sun would be good, so we decided to jump on a plane and head to Darwin, a city neither of us had been to before.
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Christmas in July

Different explanations exist as to why people celebrate Christmas in July. Some say it is to have the traditional Christmas feast of a roast and all the accompaniments in more appropriate weather (as opposed to a hot Aussie summer) and others think it is all a marketing campaign for the retail industry that can suffer from slow sales at this time of year.
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