Anzac Day on Instagram; They came, to Remember

They came, in their thousands, answering the call, as their loved ones had in countless campaigns when their countries needed them. From the heroic charge at Gallipoli, the trenches of Flanders, the beaches of Normandy, to war-torn Afghanistan, their sacrifices honoured. Several generations came together on Currumbin Beach, near Elephant Rock, united in their purpose. They came, though most were …

Post Paris – Travel in the fight against Terror

Sickening attack I had just booked into a chalet near Millau in the Aveyron region of the Midi-Pyrénées in the South of France and was feeling pretty good. Switching on the television the first sickening reports of the bomb blast and shooting in Norway were being broadcast. I sat on the bed and watched in horrified silence as the whole …