14th July 2010


Faded days of glory

We reached Fremantle in good time. In fact, I’m glad we even reached at all with TC’s driving. Bloody foggy and miserable weather in the hills of Perth gave way to surprising sunshine in Fremantle and that did make for some interesting walks. Fremantle wears its colonial past on its architectural sleeves quite proudly and the tourist strip has a few of these that make for fairly interesting pictures. TC and I walked the¬†cappuccino¬†strip multiple times in Fremantle, went through the market, saw the Quay side, the docks and the surrounding streets and promptly (and probably narrow-mindedly) concluded that we’ve seen all of it for the typical tourist. 2 days...