No Covid in Turkmenistan?

Hey all. So perhaps the strangest place I have ever visited in my life - in terms of the whole country - is the Central Asian Republic of Turkmenistan, presently shut off to the world due to Covid, whilst claiming to have no Covid in the country itself. So when I saw this video on …

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Australia – On the Cusp of Reopening

So. An update from Australia. Because there have been some developments here in regards to international travel which you would think would get me excited, but honestly after the last 20 months I am still holding my breath. But there is good news on international travel and our vaccine rollout. In my previous update a …

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Morrison Announces 4-Phase Plan to Return to ‘Near Normal’

So, in a move that for a second gave me a feeling of hope during this pandemic, the Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has announced a 4-phase 'plan' to get us somewhat back to normal. You know, at long last they actually acknowledged that we should be heading somewhere, that one day we might not …

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Australia’s Borders Have a Long Time Still To Wait!

Hi all. Here’s my quick little Wednesday update post I seem to be doing from time to time. Yesterday the federal government passed down its budget for 2021-22, and well, it may seem a strange place to hide it but it was revealed just when they foresee the borders reopening allowing tourists from overseas visit …

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