London - Part 3 - July 2016

July 18, 2016 8:09 PMHi All We are getting ready to leave for our Baltic trip this morning and just reflecting on the last few days. No chance to sit and relax, we do that when we get home, now in London we have to fill our days with as much as we could - will not be back until next week. After watching ... Read More

London - Part 2 - July 2016

July 8, 2016 12:27 PMHi PMC members Our PMC group have just finished a wonderful 10 days touring the UK. We journeyed from London through the pretty Cotswolds to visit Shakespeare’s birthplace in Stratford upon Avon, the first of many small towns featuring wonderful buildings with cobblestone roads and alleys throughout. On to York and strolled through the narrow lanes of the Tudor Shambles ... Read More

United Kingdom - Baltic Cruise

July 6, 2016 6:23 PMHi all PMC members Our PMC group have just finished a wonderful 10 days touring the UK. We journeyed from London through the pretty Cotswolds to visit Shakespeare’s birthplace in Stratford upon Avon, the first of many small towns featuring wonderful buildings with cobblestone roads and alleys throughout. On to York and strolled through the narrow lanes of the Tudor ... Read More

London - Part 1 - June 2016

June 29, 2016 12:36 PMHi to all PMC members, Arrived in London to a wet and cold summer day - with temps of 18 - 19.  Almost like a Sydney’s winter day.  View from our Hotel room of London Eye in distance.  We also have other terms for some of the high rise buildings - Gerkin, (cucumber), Shard (of glass) and walkie talkie.  You can see ... Read More

Shanghai - Part 2

April 12, 2016 2:14 PMHi all The day out to Shanghai was a very full day and after 9 hours out and about in Shanghai you felt like you had passed all 24 million people in the city. However it was time to get back on board and enjoy the Easter egg and Chocolate night of deserts. (as if we needed any more food!!!) ... Read More

Shanghai - Part 1

April 11, 2016 2:09 PMHi All, As we sailed north in the East China Sea at a rate of knots to reach the further northern port of Shanghai, the temperature kept dropping while the waves kept rising. During dinner we had waves breaking over the windows while eating in the Britannia Restaurant on Deck 3. By the time we reached the port of Shanghai ... Read More

Travelling on the QM2 - Part 4

April 7, 2016 2:03 PMHi All, After crossing the equator we are making our way north to the city of Kota Kinabula, the capital city of the Malaysian state of Sabah on the northern side of Borneo. The ship is making excellent progress with speeds of 30+ knots – the fastest passenger ship around. However that does not stop any of the activities on ... Read More

Travelling on the QM2 - Part 3

March 31, 2016 1:59 PMHi all Life on board Queen Mary 2 can be busy, that is after you have walked around the ship to know how to get places which can be from level 1 – 13 or stairway A, B, C, or D. There is a great variety of activities to keep all on board entertained either inside with lectures, shows, musicians, ... Read More

Travelling on the QM2 - Part 2

March 23, 2016 1:53 PMHi to all Our first week has been amazing to get to know the QM2, it's layout is so large. There are many formal nights, with black tie and white suits. So we came prepared with our dresses for our first Black and White Ball. We all had a great formal dinner and then off to the Queens Room Ballroom for ... Read More

Travelling on the QM2 - Part 1

March 21, 2016 1:47 PMHi all Just to let you know that we are sailing on the Queen Mary 2, the largest Cunard vessel in its fleet of passenger ships. Although we are told that QM2 is not a ship but the only true liner in the world. This is due to the fact that it does not cruise to a destination as other ... Read More

PMC Travel Postcard from Noosa
March, 2015

Hi PMC Members. Just to drop a short note to let you know that after the great 21st National Conference a number of the exhausted PMC members travelled up to Noosa for a week to relax and enjoy the company of 13 other members. We drove up from Brisbane and found that the rainy weather had moved on and that sunny weather was on offer for the coming week.  Read More…

PMC Postcard Noosa Post Conference 2015


PMC Travel Postcard from Japan
January, 2015

Hi PMC Members. A number of families decided to explore the ski slopes of Japan and the surrounding sights over the summer break. The PMC Japan tour commenced after touching down in Osaka and a short drive to spend 2 nights in Kyoto, with a touch of snow when arriving in this amazing city.   Read More…

PMC Postcard Kyoto Japan 2015.pdf


PMC Travel Postcard from Cambodia
October, 2014

Hello to All. We arrived at our location in Cambodia, Siem Reap near Angkor Wat. Angkor Wat was first a Hindu, then subsequently a Buddhist, temple complex in Cambodia and the largest religious monument in the world and one of the 7  wonders of the ancient world.   Read More…

Cambodia Postcard Album 2014.pdf


PMC Travel Postcard from Rome
June, 2014

Hello PMC Members. Weather could not be better – warm and sunny in the coastal town of Kotor, Montenegro, which is down the coast from Venice. A picture perfect town that gained independence after the break-up of Yugoslavia. From the top of the mountains we can see for miles. We stopped for morning tea and enjoyed home made bread, cheese and smoked ham, for those that like meat:) and cool drinks.   Read More…

MontenegroandRome.pdf


PMC Travel Postcard from Venice part 1
May, 2014

Hello PMC Members. The PMC travelling group of 22 members arrived in Venice last Thursday. There was rain the first afternoon, but yesterday, the weather was sunny and great. Venice is the same as it was 1000 years ago. Looking up a street now looks like it was in Shakespeare’s Merchant of Venice.   Read More…

Venice May_29th.pdf


 

PMC Travel Postcard from Venice part 2
June, 2014

Hello PMC Members. Just concluding our travels in Venice as we get ready to pack our bags and head to the shipping port. The last few days have been spent looking at the wider scenes and activities around Venice and out from the main island of San Marco where we have been staying right in the centre of town, at Hotel Casanova (named after the famous artist that had many lady friends).   Read More…

Venice June_3rd


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