15 imagesThe Great Ocean Road, south west of Melbourne, was built between 1918 and 1932 by 3,000 veterans returning from the First World War (1914-1918). They were in desperate need of a job. It is is one of the most incredible stretches of land in the world. I took a 14 hour tour with Go West Tours. and stopped along the way. The road is 550 km.
19 imagesIf you love animals – and birds – this is the trip for you. Go to Phillip Island and see the great penguin parade at nightfall. There are a few interesting stops on the way.%0A%0AI travelled with Go West Tours in a comfortable (small – 24 people max) coach and friendly lady driver guide, Yazmin, pictured here. Highly recommended. They have a very efficient booking system on line.