Robert Hillery

Robert (Bob) Hillery was born in England and emigrated to the United States in 1966. He and his wife Molly have lived in the US since that time and, for the past 43 years, in Ohio. Both are retired and enjoy traveling,and have visited all 50 states and more than 50 countries around the world.

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Sydney, Australia April 2017

We are just finishing our month long visit to Australia. Here is the post covering the final week in Sydney. Enjoy Bob and Molly Blog 4  Sydney

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Adelaide to Canberra

The attached pdf covers our Australian journey from Adelaide to the Nation’s Capitol of Canberra. We hope that you enjoy and look for another post from Sydney before we return home on April 29. Molly and Bob Blog 3  Adelaide to Canberra

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Perth to Adelaide, April 2017

When we last wrote we were about to embark on a two day train journey of the Australian West from Perth to Adelaide. The pdf file below covers that journey and the four subsequent days we spent in the beautiful city of Adelaide. Tomorrow (Saturday) we start our drive east towards Melbourne, Canberra and Sydney …

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Perth, Western Australia; April 2017

We have just completed our first week of a month-long trip to Australia. The pdf file below covers the time spent in Perth and the surrounding area in Western Australia. We now travel to Adelaide on the Indian-Pacific train and anticipate further posts as we travel east. Bob and Molly Australia Blog 1

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Mediterranean Cruise, March 2017. Algiers to Barcelona.

Here is the second post from this trip. Blog 2 Mediterranean

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Mediterranean Cruise, March 2017. Rome to Sardinia

Here is the first post from our Mediterranean Cruise this month. Med Cruise Blog 1

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50 Years Ago Today

On this day in 1966 we were not at the Taj Mahal, but………..december-282016-blog  

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South Africa, November 2016; Cape Town and the Garden/Wine Routes

Here is the post covering our last 12 days in South Africa. This time we had more time in Cape Town with friends and then Molly and I drove along the Garden Route and back to Cape Town via the Wine Route. We hope you enjoy and will perhaps take a look at our full …

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South Africa, November 2016. Cape Town and the Western Cape

We are currently in South Africa and enjoying beautiful spring time weather. This is our first post covering our initial stay in Cape Town and our six day drive north in the Western Cape. We are now (Tuesday November 15) back in Cape Town and are expecting friends from Massachusetts to join us here tomorrow …

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Midwest Fall Colors Driving Trip, October 2016

  Here is the pdf file for our latest trip        midwest-blog

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