Days Out: Alice Springs Walkabout

There's nothing like a recommendation to get you started.  Alice Springs looks like Shannon Town Centre would if it were 45 degrees Celsius outside.  All the essentials are there, but it wasn't designed to have pleasing architecture. Except, when you have an insider's eye, things start to look up.  A guide at Uluru had worked … Continue reading Days Out: Alice Springs Walkabout

Transit: Uluru to Alice Springs Qantas QF1940

Uluru Airport is a mini-airport to rival most other mini-airports.  There are two gates that seem to be operational and they both go out through the same door! As you can imagine the security line is pretty short - the only people going through it are 98% definite to be the same people who will … Continue reading Transit: Uluru to Alice Springs Qantas QF1940

Transit: Alice Springs to Darwin – Qantas QF1936

The charming Bathsheba at the Doubletree organised the airport shuttle to pick me up. The price in Alice Springs is $33 return. I wasn't expecting a Crocodile Dundee lookalike driving a 1970s school bus!  He seemed full of charm nonetheless. As usual, I'm not designed for sitting in a child-size seat, being around 6' tall! … Continue reading Transit: Alice Springs to Darwin – Qantas QF1936