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Getting Covered Comments Off on Getting Covered

Posted on July 27, 2011 by dorisch

I just came home from a chiropractic treatment and I pray that I’m getting a relief from now on.

As one hits the age of 40, I realized that the body condition changes along with it. I’m not as agile as before and I don’t seem to discharge stress or tension that well. These days, people are talking about dealing with social security disability and stuff like that. It’s just good to know that they exist as you don’t know when you need it. It’s the same with health insurance, you end up paying through your nose if you are not covered with any form of health funds.

Melbourne Trip Comments Off on Melbourne Trip

Posted on July 27, 2011 by dorisch

We are looking forward to our Melbourne trip on Friday. I managed to look out for cheap accommodation rates months before the trip and it’s nice to know that there are promotions going on during this non peak season.

My friend has been telling me about the good shopping in Melbourne. She loves a href=””>hip hop clothing and so she went around looking for them. For me, I’ll be happy eating in some good restaurants and Melbourne’s food is obviously better than Brisbane’s. My husband is looking forward to eat his favourite food and I hope to do some shopping in the city!

Traveling with a Camera Comments Off on Traveling with a Camera

Posted on July 16, 2011 by dorisch

How important it is to have a camera if you are planning to travel! Having said that, I know of friends who don’t travel with one at all.

I recalled having our first digital camera years ago and it was during our first New Zealand trip in 2000. Then we progressed to a casio digital camera before I finally settled for a DSLR three years ago. I like to retain memories with my camera and as I look at those old photos, it brings such nice memories. I feel that these memories mean more than lots of things especially when they are spent and celebrated with those you love.

Planning for Melbourne Comments Off on Planning for Melbourne

Posted on July 16, 2011 by dorisch

When you are planning to travel, it is worth to plan early. We had decided to go for a short trip to Melbourne and due to the fact that I started my planning late, the cheap accommodation rates were no longer available.

Then I remembered that I should book my car rental first as we needed a car to move around. These days, there are all kinds of car rental options and that makes it hard to choose and make a decision. Some of the companies even have a href=””>5th wheel insurance, can you imagine that?

Finally, I got my flight booked and confirmed, now it’s time to search for the best accommodation deals in Melbourne!

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