Sydney, Australia

October 13th, Monday, we left San Diego on our way to Australia for Bob’s 45th Reunion of the University of British Columbia Metallurgy Department. We decided to begin our adventure by taking the Amtrak from Solana Beach to LA; it is a beautiful scenic ride along the coast most of the way and much more relaxing than driving.  We then boarded a supersized jumbo jet (cattle car) for the 14 hour flight to Sidney. Continue reading