Holiday: Return from Oz – Day 18 (of 18): By the Numbers

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FRIDAY the 8th March. Kettering bound! ๐Ÿ˜Š๐Ÿ‘

schipol to heathrow

Heading home from Amsterdam. Wow! What an experience in Australia. ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ˜Š

Thanks to those of you tuned-in regularly and to those reading these posts for the first time – much appreciated! ๐Ÿ‘ ๐Ÿ˜Š

Now all we need to do is to get over the jet-lag! โœˆ

Here is a summary of our 18 days of adventure on the other side of the world – in as few words as possible!
(what a pleasant change!)

  • 750+ miles driven
  • 471 photographs taken
  • 67 Werther’s Originals sucked
  • 60+ miles walked
  • 47 examples of road-kill avoided (on the same road in Tasmania)
  • 20 Blogs posted
  • 9 different beaches walked on
  • 9 different piers and jetties trodden
  • 9 flights flown
  • 7 Unidentified Frying Objects posing as sausages tolerated
  • 7 different irons used
  • 7 different beds in 7 locations snored in
  • 4 statues of Matthew Flinders admired
  • 3 different routes to the same hotel in Jakarta ‘enjoyed’
  • 2 McDonalds spied (but not tried)
  • 2 very affectionate cats – Daisy and Maisy – petted
  • 2 hire-cars thrashed
  • 2 people seen (excluding us) on our first day in Canberra
  • 1 bottle of nail varnish lost
  • 1 pair of scissors confiscated by Airport Security
  • 1 spiky ant-eater befriended
  • 1 puncture repaired
  • 0 kangaroos seen
  • 0 unfriendly Aussies met!

Back to reality now! Where’s the washing-machine? ๐Ÿ™„