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|Western Australia 2002 (standard:non fiction, 4366 words)|
|Author: Jasen||Added: Apr 28 2002||Views/Reads: 2145/1407||Story vote: 0.00 (0 votes)|
|This the follow up to Teacher - my Friend.|
Chapter 1: Take Off The day before the flight, Jerome gave his travel stuff a final check before turning in for the night. The next morning at around 6, he woke up a fresh and feeling excited. He does his usual weekday routine of getting up, having a shower, brushing his teeth and having breakfast. And after which, he sets off to school with his father, Mr Lee, to school. Since this is his first trip by air transport. After reaching the school, he meets his friends and his father sets off to the Airport to wait for him. At about seven, the tour group gets ready for the photo taking session before moving off in the bus that will ferry them to the Changi International Airport. Upon check in at about half past seven, they were dispersed to roam with their parents till five minutes to nine. After that, Jerome bid good byes to his aunt, parents and his beloved grandmother. She loved Jerome more than anyone else. The group took a group photo before they entered the departure gates and walk distance down to the flight entrance. On their way, he witnessed a few passengers who were late and sent using golf-like transport to the flight-waiting centre. On the plane, Jerome sat with Lucas and Stacy. As for Zheng, he sat behind with Alex and Sam. Both are his roommates for the trip. On the plane, the stewardess was very courteous and caring. For the fact, he and his friends had an enjoyable and peaceful flight. Chapter 2: Perth After arrival, they boarded the coach and were on their way to king’s park. There at the king’s park, they alighted and took a group photo. Also, they were just in time to witness a film making, but having to miss visiting Lake Monger and to look at the black swans. The temperature there is real cooling. After some sightseeing, they proceed on to another part of the park. There lay a well-preserved tree trunk with the trunk portioned. It is known as one of the tallest tree in Australia. ‘Hey guys why not lets take a shot of this long tree?’ asked Jerome. ‘Sure, why not.’ Came the reply from Stacy. So both took a shot of the tree. After which, they proceed on to The New Esplanade Hotel which they will be staying for two nights. After checking in at the hotel, the tour group gathered at the lobby of the hotel and rushed to the London court area, where they bought their provisions needed for the trip. Next, the group proceed on to a nearby restaurant where they have their dinner. They had a sumptuous dinner before doing an hour of souvenir shopping and returning back to the hotel. The next morning came with the morning sun emerging at 5 in the morning. But as Zheng was staying with Sam and Alex, he woke at about 6 in the morning despite the bright sunlight shinning indirectly into their hotel room. They took turns to get themselves done before getting down to the lobby together and set off for the adventure that awaits them. They went up the coach and Zheng sat next to Jerome. Both were quite close friends. As the day sets off, they were off to a nearby restaurant where they have their breakfast of some Tim Sum. After that was about an hour’s ride onboard the coach to Fremantle. Along the way, the coach was filled with laughter and enjoyment. In the Click here to read the rest of this story (474 more lines)
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