Polly 7 on June 9th, 2012

I was very excited for my overnight visit to a small village called Hahoe (pronounced ha-way).  I was joined by my friends, Lenny the Tarsier and Blu’ the Travel ‘Roo – they also travel with Shane, but have seen more countries than me! The village was founded 600 years old, and is now a UNESCO […]

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Polly 7 on June 1st, 2012

After looking around Seoul, it was time to explore some historic temples in other parts of Korea! The first stop was at a place called Daegu, it is the fourth largest city (2.5 million) in South Korea.  Daegu was where the 2011 World Athletic Championships were held, and there were still signs around the town! […]

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Polly 7 on May 26th, 2012

I traveled to the capital city of South Korea, Seoul.  It is a very large city of 10 million people, but the people were still friendly.  I stayed in a part of Seoul called Insadong, and it was more traditional  part with lots of shops and narrow streets. Whilst hopping around Insadong, I even saw […]

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Polly 7 on October 15th, 2011

I hopped onto a plane to travel to an island in-between Australia and New Zealand.  It is called Norfolk Island, and Shane told me that it is an external territory of Australia.  They use Australian money and the TV is also from Australia, but I still needed to carry my passport to visit from Australia! […]

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Polly 7 on July 31st, 2011

Shane carried me along to a game of Australian Football, what is also known as “Aussie Rules”.  Shane had to explain many things about the game, and I hope I have remembered them all in writing this!  The game is based on Gaelic Football that came to Australia from Ireland more than 160 years ago. […]

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Polly 7 on July 3rd, 2011

A friend of Shane whose name is Fi went on holidays to Japan and brought a gift back to Australia for us – desserts in the shape of a frog! The box was very nice, it was a green colour with the big smiling face of a white frog on the front – it looked […]

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Polly 7 on May 28th, 2011

I was very excited because I was going to see my first musical!  It is called “The Lion King” and it is about Africa, and because I had visited Africa last year, Shane said that I would enjoy it. Shane visited his favourite hotel in Singapore, the Pan Pacific and it was very beautiful.  The […]

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I flew on another plane to the big island of Java, it is in a country called Indonesia.  The people here speak a similar language to the people in Malaysia. I visited a place called Borobudur, a temple that was built 1200 years ago – it is a very big for a building that is […]

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Polly 7 on May 12th, 2011

After seeing some lovely tarsiers and chocolate hills on Bohol, I hopped onto a boat and went for a trip on the water.   The sun was bright, and the breeze was cool – it was wonderful! I visited a very small place called Mantatao Island.  Most of the people who live here fish to […]

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Polly 7 on May 8th, 2011

I went on another plane and visited the Philippines.  We arrived in a city called Cebu, and near it was a place called Mactan Island.  Shane told me that Mactan Island was famous and he told me an interesting story. On 10 August 1519 a man called Ferdinand Magellan left Spain with 237 on five […]

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