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In my previous blog, our group had hired a mini moke, marveled at two spectacular dives at La Quebreda, then voted to leave the hustle, ..read more
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How exciting! Captain Ikiadis invited us to the bridge at daybreak to watch our arrival in Acapulco! We stayed up all night (in case we ..read more
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Yesterday | A Baby Boomers Rite of Passa.. by Pegasuseducationgroup - 1w ago

Welcome to YESTERDAY! (Oh, how many of us wish it really was yesterday.) The purpose of this blog is to provide extracts from my book, ..read more
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Yesterday | A Baby Boomers Rite of Passa.. by Pegasuseducationgroup - 3w ago
October 30, 1969 Ten straight days at sea! Bliss! I wonder what’s happening in the real world. We have no idea. We used to read the ..read more
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Yesterday | A Baby Boomers Rite of Passa.. by Pegasuseducationgroup - 1M ago
Copra!!!! I can still recall the sickly-sweet odour 50 years later. It was overpowering. It wrapped itself around us as we neared port and ..read more
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WOW! Look at what Chandris facebook members have done! Have YOU written a book about your journey? If not, why not? Time to get ..read more
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I was there. It is estimated that in the late 60’s and early 70’s, around two million Australian baby boomers ..read more
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October 14, 1969 The waiting room at Melbourne’s Station Pier was buzzing with excited passengers and tearful families when we ..read more
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 We had to be on board overnight before sailing in the morning’ overwhelmed and with sudden panic, I very nearly came off the boat and ..read more
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In 1923, London sisters Ida and Louise Cook (aged 20 and 21 respectively) saved up and bought a gramophone player and a record of singer ..read more

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